Festive Half-Up Pony

There’s no denying that sleek equals chic. Sophisticated and easy to style, a glossy half up ponytail is oh-so simple and perfect for partying. Why not go all out and embellish your look with festive hair slides for added glamour. 

You will need

ghd desire limited-edition platinum+™ styler

ghd bodyguard heat protect spray

ghd paddle brush

ghd perfect ending final fix hairspray

Step 1

Prep the hair with the ghd bodyguard heat protect spray in misted layers.

Step 2
Section the hair horizontally into two sections, beginning at the bottom of the head and work upwards.
Step 3
Place the ghd paddle brush horizontally into the roots, followed by the ghd platinum+™ styler.
Step 4
Glide down the hair, leading the way with the ghd paddle brush for the best tension.
Step 5
Turn the ghd platinum+™ styler a quarter turn inwards for a soft bevel on the ends of the hair. 
Step 6
Continue this technique throughout the hair until all hair is smooth and tucked.
Step 7

Section the front of the hair into a large triangle, clip this up and out of the way.

Step 8
Section the hair again from the ears upwards for a high ponytail and tie this into place.
Step 9
Release the triangle section, sweep to the side and secure with festive hair slides.
Step 10
Finish the look by wrapping hair around the elastic and misting with the ghd perfect ending final fix hairspray.