How to do a quick weave ponytail step-by-step at home

Quick weave is a fast and cheap hair applications. As a result, there are many women love this method. Not only applying for full head application, you can use this one to create ponytail styles as well!

It is believed that ponytail is not only a classic hairstyle but also a sign of bossy, energetic and fashionable women. “Rapunzel-length hair” is not necessary to have this gorgeous hairstyle. If your hair is short, a quick weave ponytail will make sense.

Let’s see how to do it at home.

sleek ponytail


You need some stuff to have a sleek ponytail.

  • Weaves hair you want. It is better to choose weave hair extensions that match with your natural hair in color and textures. The number of weaves depend on volume of ponytail you wish.
  • Brush and comb
  • Hair moisturizer
  • Non-alcohol hair gel
  • Hairspray
  • Bands/scrunchies
  • Plastic bag or fabric
  • Fabric glue

Steps to take a quick weave ponytail at home

Now, it is time to start a hairdo.

Step 1: Detangle and moisturize your hair

detangle hair for a quick weave ponytail

It is better to use your hand to detangle your hair gently, then use wide teeth comb to make it smoother. If you try to use a normal comb and detangle by using so much impact to your hair, it causes hair loss and hair breakage. Your hair is your crown, so you should treat it like your treasure.

As other hairdo process, wearing weave ponytail also cause damages to our hair. Your natural hair cannot “breath” while we have this hairstyle. Therefore, we need to moisturize deeply inside so as not to get hair breakages. Applying enough amount of hair moisturizer is necessary, but not too much or your hair will get wet.

Step 2: Lay your hair down

lay hair down

You absolutely don’t want a messy hairstyle, right?

Non-alcohol hair gel will be your hero. It lays your hair perfectly. Unlike other gels, non-alcohol gel don’t make your hair look matte but silky and smooth. As we all know, alcohol anhydrates our hair which results in dry hair and split ends. Therefore, you need to be careful when buying hair products, read ingredients and cautions clearly.

Next, use bands/scrunchies to tie your hair. Depending on your wish, you can make a high ponytail or low ponytail. Thus, you can tie your hair up or down, but don’t forget to add some more moisturizer before braid them. If your hair end is a little long, you can braid them so it is easier to wrap a plastic bag/ fabric around your hair. You have to make sure your natural ponytail is covered absolutely or you will get trouble with glue.

Step 3: Install a weave ponytail

quick weave ponytail

It will be better if you have someone help you in this step. If you make it by yourself, do it slowly.

Normally, a weave is about more than 1 meter in width, so you need to cut it into small sections from 15 – 20 cm (equivalent to 6” – 8”) for easier application. When you roll the weaves around your ponytail, they can get tangle like a mess, so you should stretch them on a table and make it tangle-free.

You pour glue to the fabric from the end to the root. If your ponytail is long, divide them into 2 or 3 parts to glue it. Next, roll the weave hair extensions around your ponytail, starting at the end to the top. In hairdo process, you can add more glue to fix it for long last ponytail.

At the end of making a weave ponytail, you should take a hair strand, apply non-alcohol gel and roll it around your ponytail’s root to hide the bondage of the weave and make it seamless.

Now, a quick weave ponytail is done!

How to keep your quick weave ponytail nice all day long

If you are a headbanger, you cannot keep yourself from getting high in party without the iconic dance. However, your ponytail will become a disaster.

Don’t be panic! I will give you 2 tips for long-lasting ponytail.

Tip 1: Choose natural hair weaves

All of us know that there are many bad hair products in market. They are synthetic fibers, hair mix with synthetic fibers, animal fur, processed hair, etc. These types look unnatural and get tangle easily. Whereas, natural hair weave is 100% the same as your natural tress which can last long for years. That is the reason why you need to find out a reliable hair vendor such as Luxshinehair to buy weaves.

Tip 2: Wash your hair weave with conditioner before applying a ponytail

Conditioner is not only one of the best ways to heal your damaged hair but it is also make your hair get less tangled. Conditioner contributes more nutrient to your hair, closes hair cuticles and softens and smoothens hair. Thanks to that, your hair is knottedless and beautiful all day long.

A sleek ponytail is an easy hairdo but it can make your day. After reading this post, I hope you know how to do a quick weave ponytail at home instead of wasting money to hair salon. If you are looking for natural hair weave with high quality, you can visit our website to see and try the best experience. Besides, if you find it complicated for this hair application method, let’s use ponytail hair extensions instead! Get instant length and subtle volume within 15 minutes only and take it off every time, everywhere you want.

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