High ponytail is regarded as one of the most versatile and trendiest hairstyles. It bears a close resemblance to a conventional ponytail but requires longer hair to get it right. This hairstyle combines the practicality of a conventional ponytail with the unmatched elegance of an updo. It has many variations ranging from the basic one to one with more volume. Below are 25 examples for those that desire that signature high pony.
# 1 Slick Ponytail
This style sports the elegance of a Dutch braid that adorns the back. The hair is fitted with extensions that transition into a slick ponytail at the top. The extensions have plenty of length and sport a silvery blonde tone. The braided hair comes in blonde with balayage highlights of silver. It is a brilliant idea for women with medium hair.
The hair is given lots of texture to give it that slick and smooth look. It is pulled back and the top layers used to form a knot around it. The result is a curly ponytail that sits just above the nape of the neck. The hair has a dark brown tone with balayaged highlights of blonde. It is a simple yet trendier hairstyle for everyday wear.
# 3 Glamorous Ponytail
This dark Indian hair is given some upgraded looks that take its elegance to the limits. The pulled back locks are styled into a ponytail that is given a slight sweep to the left side. The sweep adds to the uniqueness of this hairstyle. The hair is given an ombre touch that transitions from dark brown to a glamorous golden blonde.
# 4 Voluptuous and Curly
Here, the hair is textured and the ends given that wonderful curly finish. The style sports a side bang that creates a more dramatic finish. The crown is given plenty of volume giving it more visual appeal. The hair transitions into a ponytail that has tons of volume created by the curly ends. A brown tone comes in handy to give this style a glamorous look.
# 5 High Braided Ponytail
This ponytail is given the elegance of braided hair. There are three different types of braids - fishtail braid, twist braid, and a three-strand braid. The root of the pony is secured with a ribbon while the ends are secured with a rubber band. The multiple braids give it a chunky look for more visual appeal. The dark brown hair is given the glamorous look of balayage blonde highlights.
# 6 Mohawk Braids
Here, the hair is given two side parts. The top strands are under braided to create a classic French twist. The sides are pulled back and merge with the braided top to create a pretty cool ponytail. The braided top creates the illusion of a Mohawk adding to the elegant appeal of this hairstyle. The dark hair sports balayage highlights of blonde and silver.
# 7 Uplifted High Ponytail
The locks sport some extensions that add lots of length to them. The locks are pulled up and tied into a knot from which the extensions stretch. The extensions are given a slight lift at the base pushing the ponytail upwards. It creates a nice look in this ombre hair that transitions from dark brown to blonde extensions. The extensions sport curly ends that add more swag to this hairstyle.
# 8 Slick Back
This style sports nice slick back hair that transforms into a long ponytail knotted at the crown. The pony is long enough stretching below the back. The locks sport a dark brown to red ombre that creates a gorgeous look in this Asian hair. This style is a perfect match for women who have long natural hair.
# 9 Braided Base
Keeping your hair simple is more than enough to make you stand out from the crowd. This ponytail sports a braided base that adds a modern and sophisticated look in this style. The locks are given a perfect ombre that transitions from a black top to rustic blonde. It sports a sleek finish and looks cool on women with chocolate skin.
# 10 Duplicated Style
This is definitely a 2-in-1 hairstyle. It sports long layered locks that are textured to give them a slick look. The hair at the top is pulled up and secured with a ribbon from the base to a few inches up. The ribbon creates a sturdy vertical support for the ponytail that is an exact duplicate of the hairstyle below. This is a pretty cool style that is simply marvelous. It sports the beauty of dark Asian hair.
# 11 Bridal Styling
Here, the front strands are transformed into flattery side bangs. Most of the volume is concentrated on the crown to create a hilly look in it. The hair is nicely pulled to the back to create a wonderful curly ponytail. A flowered hair accessory is clipped on top to add to the elegance of this style. The hair has dark brown as the base note. It is highlighted in blonde.
# 12 Fun and Textured High Ponytail
The hair is given lots of texture and tons of curls to match. It is braided at the top and sides then pulled back into a ponytail. The pony is left to retain the curly finish for that soft and delicate touch. The curls create more volume making the hair visually attractive. The locks are given a blonde touch that radiates with beauty.
# 13 Boho Braided
Who doesn’t love a braided pony? Here, the hair is given the cool touch of a Bohemian hairstyle. The strands at the front are twisted into wonderful braids on each side. The braids merge at the back and are tied into a knot with the rest of the locks that are pulled back. The result is a wonderful ponytail that basks in the glow of a blonde tone.
# 14 Ponytail on Crochet Braids
This style sports the beauty of crochet braids. The braids are pulled up, merged and secured together a few inches from the roots. They form a nice braided pony that rests gracefully on the shoulders. The style is given a braided ombre look that transitions from black to silver ends.
# 15 Funky and Stylish
This style creates a cool natural look. The hair is styled with wavy and curly wigs the provide one of the best looks for summer hair. The sides are given the flattery look of contoured side bangs. The rest of the hair is pulled back and clipped to form a curly ponytail. It creates a funky look that blends well with the blonde tone.
# 16 Faux Mohawk
Here is a style that takes the beautiful looks of a braided Mohawk to the limits. It sports a braided top and slicked back sides that merge into a knotted ponytail. The pony is given curly extensions that make it chunkier, soft and longer. The hair sports a balayage ombre of black and red. This style works great for those with long hair.
# 17 Asian Style Pony
This dark Asian hair is given some little texturing to provide that slick look. The style sports a voluptuous crown and the flattery touch of side bangs. The locks are pulled back and knotted to create a wonderful ponytail that has wavy contours. The style is a good option for those with long dark hair.
# 18 High Pony for Prom
Here, the locks are textured and sport wonderful waves that transition to curly ends. The hair is slicked back and tied into a knot at the crown. The loose ends create a wavy pony that extends to the back. Side fringes come in handy to provide the perfect face-framing pieces. This is a simple yet elegant hairstyle for prom parties. It comes in blonde.
# 19 Classic Ponytail
The front strands at the top are textured and given a nice curvy sweep to the back. The rest of the locks are slicked back with the exception of a few face-framing wisps. They merge at the back and tied to create a long ponytail. The pony has contoured waves that look adorable. The swept back hair sports a blonde tone while the rest of the locks are adorned in ash blonde.
# 20 Extra-Long Ponytail
This is a simple yet fabulous take on the ponytail hairstyle. The hair is textured to give it that slick appeal. It is slicked back and tied into a knot that creates a fabulous pony with plenty of length that extends to the waist. The hair is given an ombre look transitioning from black top to brown ends.
# 21 Puffy and Curly Ponytail
Ariana Grande pulls off a pony that is sure to leave a lasting impression in the eyes of her admirers. She styles the top front strands into a flattery side bang. The rest of the hair is slicked back and given some added volume with puffy and curly extensions that form the pony. The style sports a nice ombre that transitions from dark brown top to blonde extensions.
# 22 Curly and Simple
Amy Adams sports a high ponytail that looks simple and effortless. She gives her golden blonde hair a nice slick back and ties it into a knot at the crown. The pony has a curly look with a spiral twist that takes her gorgeous features to the extreme. A red lipstick with sparkling earrings come in handy to make a bold statement in her looks.
# 23 Layered Ponytail
Jennifer Lopez shows how a ponytail can upgrade her beautiful angular features. She slicks back her shadowy blonde hair and ties it into a knotted pony. The pony is layered creating the illusion of a horse tail. It sports tons of volume and wonderful waves that take her romantic and charming look to a whole new level.
# 24 Bangy Ponytail
Jennifer Aniston is regarded as one of the hottest women alive. And this pony is among the styles that has gotten her the most attention from her admirers. The top sports a curvy part that sports flattery side bangs on the right side. She gives her ash blonde locks a nice slick back and ties them into a pony that rests gracefully on her shoulders. The result is an elegant look that compliments her charming smile.
# 25 Side High Ponytail
Beyonce pulls up her blonde hair and ties it into a secure knot that sits right at the top. The knot leads to a wavy pony that sports the elegant touch of spiral waves at the ends. She gives the pony a sweep to the left side creating a style that is both unique and flattery. She adds some more sparkle to this style with a shiny beaded outfit.
It’s time to make a statement with your pony hairstyle - and there is no better way to do it than with the above examples of high ponytails. They are a perfect way of showing off your length and the elegance in it. Make them part of your life and experience the fun moments they have to offer!