Have a wedding to attend but don't have the time to prune your hair to perfection or the cash for a fresh new chop?

You can still get your hair to look salon-worthy and gorgeous with these quick and easy tutorials.

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Soft, beachy overnight waves for long hair

On one of her recent Instagram stories Cape Town influencer Aisha Baker from BakedOnline said that the secret to achieving her loose, cascading waves is due to her braiding it overnight. All it takes is roughly three minutes and one elastic band.

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Basic buns for natural hair

Low bun or high bun - either way, you'll be inspired by these fabulous updos. Actress Pearl Thusi often rocks (and slays!) this understated hairstyle.

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Slicked back short hair

Transform a basic pixie to this chic, slick and refined look.

The queen of the slicked back pixie cut is undoubtedly Scarlett Johansson. She always wows with this simple, but bold 'do.

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The Minimalist 'do for bob-length hair

Exude elegance with this minimally styled, polished look that can be easily mastered in under ten minutes.  

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