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Indian hair is so versatile that there are literally hundreds of styles to try. Braids, hair buns, updos and loose hairstyles can be composed individually or in combination with each other to make some really interesting looks.

Wether you are visiting a hair salon or doing it on your own at home you have a wide variety of looks to choose from. You might want to consider the following when choosing a hairstyle.

  • First you probably need to decide wether the occasion calls for a somewhat formal look or if a messy disheveled look is desired.
  • Next comes attire. Are you wearing western or traditional Indian clothing? Is it a lehenga or a saree? Some hairstyles look better than others depending on what you are wearing.
  • Finally how much time do you have? If are in a hurry and looking for an effortless hairstyle then your options are very different compared to having some time on your hands and possibly a friend or two to help you curl or braid etc.

So hopefully I’ve given you some food for thought. The styles section on Hairstyle Monkey has a range of hairstyles to complete any look. Go ahead, take a look and to get inspired. We hope you try out some new ideas.

Happy browsing!

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