Back to school is an exciting time of the year. It’s the time to see your friends every day, wake up early enough to see the sun rise (with a cup of coffee, of course) and wait patiently until your next break. Back to school season, though, is also the time to meet new people, discover new information and, best of all, try new things!
If you or your kiddo is looking for a way to try something new this year, there are a few ways you can go about doing so. You can try a new nail polish, sport a new pair of shoes, or even try out for a new sport or club. Another way you can really make a unique splash is with your hair, whether it’s hair on top of your head or facial hair!
One of the best ways to define your awesome individuality this season could be one trademark hairstyle or shave away.
What style is right for you, though? Don’t worry... you don’t have to figure that out yourself. We’re here to help! Check out these cool hairstyles and facial hair looks that can help you feel fresh and ready to take on everything this new school year has to offer. Every look is unique, yet simple enough to incorporate into your normal before-school routine!
THE MESSY BUN...PERFECT FOR GUYS & GALS
To begin this list, we chose the messy bun because it is the quintessential quick and easy hairstyle. With man-buns on the rise now-a-days, this look works for any girl or guy looking to get their hair up in a fashionable way. The messy bun requires very little work, and the end result is the perfect mixture of put together and relaxed. Here is a tutorial by Kate, a mother who lives in Raleigh, North Carolina (kind of like us!). The tutorial is quick and simple enough to master in a few minutes.
Check out more of Kate's tips here.
THE GENIE PONYTAIL
This hairstyle is so beautiful and eye-catching you will immediately fall in love with it. What makes it even better? It is so simple anyone can do it. Isimeme Edeko created this gorgeous look and makes this awesome video tutorial super fun. It is perfect for someone looking to rock their natural hair. The style is fun and versatile enough to wear at any time of the day or at any function.
Check out more from Isimeme Edeko here.
THE STYLED BEARD
We could not complete this list without including a styling of a beard. In this tutorial, Jordan O'Brien shows how he styles and trims his beard. It goes from looking messy and a bit unkempt to neat and polished-- perfect for school or work. This styling could only be made better if he used our beard oil. This quick and simple styling of your beard will make you more confident and ready to take on any new adventure this season has to bring.
Check out more from Jordan here.
Recently, the fade has become a huge phenomenon among men’s hairstyles. In this tutorial, Aaron Marino shows you how to replicate this look at home without having to go to a salon. If you have always wanted to try out this look but never made it to the barber, now is your time.
Check out more from Aaron here.
We know trying out a new hairstyle is risky, but here at Beard and Lady, we love conquering new challenges. Going back to school is exciting and debuting a new hair or beard style while doing it makes it even better!
Try out one of the videos listed and let us know what you think in the comments below.