All of us have those days where no matter how freshly washed your hair is, how much dry shampoo you’ve applied, or how often you have tied and untied your hair, it just does not seem to behave. What’s a girl to do now?

Well, before you lose heart, here’s something you can try to help salvage the situation and yet, making a stunning fashion statement. We’re talking about the top knot.

A top knot is a really understated yet classy way to conceal limp, lifeless looking strands and give them a new lease of life. The best part? A well-done top knot looks extremely classy, no matter what you style it with. From formals to party wear and even traditional Indian outfits, a top knot definitely looks extremely cool.

If you are wondering how to perfect that top knot, here’s a super quick and easy four-step tutorial that you need to try RN!

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Step 01: To start, gather your hair up into a sky-high, gravity-defying ponytail at the top of your crown. Secure it with a hair tie.

Step 02: Divide the ends of your ponytail into two sections and twist each section down to the ends.

Step 03: Similar to a rope braid, use both hands to twist in the same direction as you go.

Step 04: Wrap each twist in opposite directions around the base of your elastic. Make sure each twist is wrapped around evenly.

Step 05: Secure your look with bobby pins. Tada! You’re done with a super chic top knot!

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