HIGH, HALF-UP PONYTAIL "The height of the ponytail elongates her face and complements her cheekbones beautifully," says Rush. You can re-create this look using a two-inch curling iron to give the hair a slight bend before bringing the front section up into a high ponytail with an elastic. Finish by smoothing out the top with a boar-bristle paddle brush, like a Mason Pearson. "This will give it a baby-soft feel and take away the severity of the height."
15 Gorgeous Long-Hair Ideas to Try Now: It's easy to get stuck in a hairstyle rut, even when you have lots of length to work with. That's undoubtedly why the humble, last-resort ponytail has had such unwavering staying power all these years. Here, 15 totally non-boring looks and cuts to try if you have long hair. (More good news: You don't have to give up your go-to style completely; there are even a few updo updates in the mix like Khloe Kardashian's half-up ponytail, above.) | allure.com: