12 Easy Hairstyles You Can Do in 5 Minutes (or Less!)

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12 Easy Hairstyles You Can Do in 5 Minutes (or Less!)
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We’ve all done it: You overslept and have no time to do your hair (or makeup, but that’s another story). Don’t panic! You’re not doomed to yet another messy topknot. Far from it, in fact—these quick and easy celebrity-approved five-minute hairstyles are perfect for pulling your look together in a flash. You’ll look so good, nobody will know you just rolled out of bed. May we all be so lucky.

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Taylor Swift As with most of our style quandaries, a fun accessory changes the game entirely. Even the most "blah" hair days can turn deceptively glam with the addition of a sparkly headband like Taylor's.

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Keira Knightley
Curling your hair doesn't have to be a labor-intensive process—just wrap lackluster strands in sections around a curling wand and hold for 10 seconds. Two minutes later, you'll be good to go.

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Freida Pinto
A tousled braid is oh-so-trendy and super easy to do. Simply sweep your hair back and weave a low, loose braid—don't worry if pieces fall out along the way. Dab on a tinted lip gloss and you're good to go!

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Beyoncé
A side-swept low ponytail takes mere minutes to perfect. You'll even have time to curl longer front sections around your finger and blast with a tiny bit of hairspray for an all-day flounce that holds.

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Brooklyn Decker
This choppy bob is adorably sexy to begin with. Add in a little half-up, half-down pouf and a side part, and you've got a hairstyle that transitions seamlessly from office to evening.

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Maria Menounos
We love braids of all varieties, but this little hairline braid is a super-quick way to get cute in a hurry.

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Kat Graham
You can never go wrong with a topknot. If you've got a case of the second-day greasies, adding a cute headband will fix that in a second.

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Rashida Jones
"Easy, breezy" is how we'd describe this chic, wavy bob with side-swept bangs. This 'do is totally wind-proof (in fact, it even looks good with a little wind effect) and just requires a touch of pomade to keep your bangs in check.

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Doutzen Kroes
have moved far beyond the realm of the hairstyle you wore all throughout middle school. Doutzen's totally sexy high ponytail has tons of body and a little pouf to go with her coral pout.

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Cote de Pablo
Only have time for one part of your hair? Pin the back portion into a low chignon, then curl a section (or two) of the front for an Old Hollywood glamour hairstyle.

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Miranda Cosgrove
This casually mussed side ponytail is great for "I needed to be at work 20 minutes ago, and I just woke up" hair.

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Lucy Hale
When all else fails, grab a hat. This textured snood hides a myriad of blatant signs of unstyled hair.

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