You may have noticed that the ponytail has recently made its full transition from a casual day-to-day style to a real go-to red carpet look. What is incredible is just how amazing celebrity hairstylists seem to make this simple style look!
To let us all in on the secret to a great looking pony, Elle
consulted with hair pro Florido Basallo
. His professional tip: it's all about placement.
To determine where your ponytail should go "align it with where your cheekbones are–on a diagonal–and pull it back to that point," Basallo
says. "And then, take hairspray and a bristle brush, and kind of just like smooth all around it." Tyler Joe
There you have it…secret revealed! For the rest of Basallo’s
tips on finishing a great pony, check out Elle