5 Best Indian Hairstyles To Complement Your Saree

Written by Lopa KJan 11, 2023
5 Best Indian Hairstyles to Complement Your Saree

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If you are bored of the same open and long hair or the simple juda hairstyle for saree, we’ve got you. Let’s take a look at some stylish yet simple hairstyle for saree that is easily achievable this festive and wedding season. 


Hairstyles to complement saree: the basics

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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The festive and wedding season is a great time to experiment with different looks and show the world just how fashionable you are. Especially when it comes to ethnic wear, saree is an elegant piece of clothing, one that takes your gracefulness several notches higher. However, the difficult part comes when you have to look for a trendy but traditional simple hairstyle for saree. You can leave the difficult part to us because we just collated the best saree hairstyles from Bollywood so you don’t have to!  

All you need is a saree and some styling products. Get those pleats right and then turn to your hair for the perfect look. Before you get started, apply the Tresemme Keratin Smooth Serum from mid-lengths to the end to easily style your hair. It leaves your hair straight and smooth while also taming frizz and flyaways so that you can get that neat and perfect sanskari look leaving all the aunties envious with no room for gossip. 


5 Best hairstyles to complement your saree

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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Faux bob  

All you experimentalists add a contemporary twist to your saree this wedding season with Bipasha Basu’s wavy faux bob look. It is classy, elegant and sophisticated! And it isn’t even that complicated to copy. First, divide your hair and loosely tie it into two ponytails. Take the end of a ponytail and pin them inwards at the nape of your neck. Do it to the other ponytail as well. Loosely comb your hair in the middle to get rid of the partition. That’s literally it! 


Side parted wavy hair

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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Have long, voluminous, naturally wavy hair? Flaunt ‘em like Jacqueline Fernandez in this simple hairstyle for saree! Does this even need a tutorial? Create a side parting before you style your hair. Then just blow-dry your hair using a curling brush to add that bounce and shine.  


Classic low bun

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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Vidya Balan’s undying love for sarees and classic low buns is quite popular. She finds it so comfortable that she sports this look for all types of functions and parties looking breathtakingly stunning. If you have frizzy and unmanageable hair you know where to draw your inspiration from. Comb and pull your hair tightly back and tie it into a low ponytail. Then wrap the ends and secure them with pins. 


Messy braid

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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There’s no outfit that a loose messy braid cannot pull off. If you’re not good at multitasking, let the loose braid take care of itself while you take care of the saree. This is especially for those of us who do not know how to make intricate braids yet still want a fancy hairdo. Just bring all of your hair to the side and loosely start doing the standard three-strand braid. 


Side fishtail braid

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

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But if you are up for a challenge, we’ve got you. A hairstyle that is always trending for the festive season, Raashi Khanna’s fishtail side braid will look so good with Banarasi and brocade sarees. Do a side parting and take all the hair to one side. Secure it in a loose ponytail with a rubber band to keep your hair in place. Start braiding in a fishtail design till the end and then take off the first band on top. You can slightly pull out some strands from the braid to add volume.


FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

FAQs about best hairstyles to complement saree

Q. Which hairstyle goes best with a saree? 

Whether you have a knack for complicated crown braids or can only do a simple ponytail, we all can agree that the majority of us like how a low bun looks with our sarees. If you have a lot of volume, a messy low bun can further elevate your whole look. 

Q. What is a low-maintenance hairstyle in a saree? 

If you cannot handle your hair and your saree, it is best to keep your hair out of the way. Wear it in a high ponytail or a simple bun so that you can focus on your saree not coming undone in between of a function. 

Q. How do I look bold in saree? 

If you avoid wearing sarees because strangers younger than you may end up calling you aunty, instead of the traditional route, go for a bold look. Pair your saree with modern elements like fringes or messy hairstyles.  

No more looking boring or worrying about what hairdo will match your saree. Take some inspiration from these simple hairstyles for saree and turn heads at the next big event. 

Lopa K

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