Holiday Hairstyles: The Lazy Girl's Guide

Eight quick and easy looks for those of us who *ahem ahem* are too busy last-minute gift shopping to spend time on our hair.

We're really into hair, so naturally we're really into getting a great holiday 'do...without too much hassle. These eight styles are easy/sexy/cool and all that's in between.

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1 The Braided Bun

All you need is a simple braid, hairspray, and a clear elastic. A burgundy lip wouldn't hurt, either.

2 The Half Bun

Nothing says "I'm just casually stopping by this Xmas party" quite like the half bun. Pull up half your hair, place it in a bun, and enjoy the eggnog.

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3 The Fishtail

Because a fishtail braid with a few loose strands in front is totally something you can do in under ten minutes.

4 The Curls

Have naturally wavy or curly tresses? This one's for you. Simply brush through your hair to get on-trend fluffy curls, and head to your party.

5 The Polished Curls

This one may take more time, but it's just as easy. Pin small finger curls around your head while your hair is damp and blow dry. VoilĂ !

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6 The Sexy Bedhead

Disheveled hair is easy and sexy. Grab texturizing spray, back-comb for volume, and va va voom.

7 The Hair Adornment

Talk about lazy girl tactics. All you need is a pretty clip-on and a smile. Done and done.

8 The Sleek Blowout

This shiny, chic pick only requires two products: a straightening iron and heat protectant spray.