6 DIY Hairstyles Perfect For Long-Haired Ladies

Getting ready on the go can be somewhat stress-inducing. We wish we could just snap our fingers and summon a flawless fishtail braid or bedazzling beach waves, but, no, we usually wind up jetting out in a tizzy with a half-assed top knot. What can we say, our busy schedules don’t exactly allow for intricate, time-consuming creations. But, we do know one local lady who always manages to style her long, gorgeous tresses to perfection, despite her super-crazy lifestyle.
Meet Anna-Alexia Basile, our very own R29 photography intern, who we've tapped to school us on six easy-as-pie hairstyles for on-the-fly locks. Get her step-by-step tips on how to achieve painlessly pretty looks on your own, right here, and throw all those excuses right out the window.
Photographed by Anna-Alexia Basile