50 Amazing Workout Hairstyles You Can Try

Written by Jyotsana Rao

A full body workout is all about toning our body. It is also one of the best ways to sport amazing hairstyles and look super stylish. Interested in knowing about those amazing workout hairstyles that can give a boost to your glam factor without making you look like a mess?

50 Amazing Workout Hairstyles You Can Try:

More often than not, we woman end up concentrating on our hair and make sure that it does not hinder the workout. Here are some easy workout hairstyles that you can try.

1. Simple Ponytail With Fringes:

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Be it light jogging or intense cardio, a simple ponytail will serve all your purposes. Add a zing to this neat look with straight fringes.

2. Topknot:

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Twisting and securing the hair into a topknot can help you stay sweat-free in a stylish way. Moreover, it does not hamper your exercise routine.

3. Tight Low Bun:

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Forget managing those bangs in front of your eyes again and again. Rather, focus on your workout. It is an ideal hairstyle for fitness-freaks with short neck-long hair.

4. High Ponytail:

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High ponytail is one of the most common workout hairstyles. Gather all your hair on your crown and secure with an elastic band. Soft curls or little waves will look even better on it.

5. Low Ponytail:

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Do you have thick, straight hair? Hit the gym in a chic low pony the next time. It is an easy yet elegant hairdo that fitness junkies simply love to sport.

6. Turn-n-Twist Braid:

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Divide your high ponytail into two sections and amp up your style quotient by turning as well as twisting them together into a stunning braid. Tidy and graceful!

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7. High Bun:

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Create your own workout style statement by opting for a high bun. Instead of twisting the hair that you usually do in a topknot, turn it into a solid bun. Super easy, right?

8. Short Straight Bob:

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A short bob is always one of the best workout hairstyles for short hair. If you are blessed with fine straight hair, get a short chin-length bob cut and let it stay loose during exercise.

9. Tight High Braid:

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A tight high braid is modish and sprint-proof at the same time. That is the reason why it has been appreciated as a great gym hairstyle for long.

10. Loose High Braid:

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Add a casual touch to your high straight braid by keeping it a little loose. Don’t worry. It won’t go messy as you are going to secure it with an elastic band at your crown.

11. Face-Contouring Bob:

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If you like the bob cut, you will definitely love to style it up. Well, keep it short and go for a rounded shape that contours your face. It is a convenient hairstyle to make the most of your workout.

12. Ballet Bun:

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When it comes to keeping hair off the face and neck during exercise, a ballet bun can turn out to be the best. For a smooth polished look, apply lots of hairspray to it.

13. Low Donut Bun:

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Running late for gym? Try this quick and easy donut bun. It serves the purpose of workout and makes you look fabulous all at once.

14. Loose Side Braid:

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This beautiful loose side braid is perfect for outdoor exercises. All you need to do is pull your hair at one side and braid it up. A straight bang can also be added to woo your look.

15. Side Fishtail Braid:

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Bored of your regular side braid? Go the fishtail way! It can prevent your hair from flopping around your face and glam up your workout look simultaneously.

16. Simple Ponytail With Headband:

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Give your simple ponytail a sporty vibe by wearing a beautiful headband. It is basically a fun gym accessory that keeps both hair and sweat away from our face. Well, did you notice the hair wrapped around the base of the pony?

17. Curly Ponytail With Headband:

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Intense curls can change the look of a ponytail completely. So, give your hair a makeover by curling it up. Wear a nice headband in order to make it more workout-friendly.

18. Topknot With Headband:

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Jazz up your workout look by making a topknot and wearing a headband together. A perfect combination of style and convenience!

19. Pigtail Braided Hair:

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This pigtail braided hair is absolutely ideal for achieving a cute and sexy look for your gym session. Skip the bangs if they are distracting to you.

20. Braided Low Bun:

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Let’s add a twist to the simple low bun you’ve already seen. Just braid up a section of your hair from the front of your head and wrap it around the bun. It’s that simple!

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21. Braid With Hair Wraps:

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Want something more than just a tight braid for your next cardio session? Wrap thin sections of hair around its base and the elastic band. Chic and trendy, right!

22. Braided Pigtail Buns:

Oh, those cute little buns! Aren’t they looking adorable? You just need to make pigtail braids and twist them into two buns. You’re done with your brand new gym hairstyle!

23. Braided Headband:

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Who says that only readymade headbands can avert your bangs from falling off your face? Try this braided headband for a change. It’s super easy and extremely suitable for workout practice.

24. Braided Side Ponytail With Hair Wrap:

Check out this fashionable side ponytail wrapped by hair and decorated by a tight side braid. It is one of the best ways to make your hair look awesome during exercise.

25. High Fishtail Braid With Hair Wrap:

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If you don’t mind spending a little time for your workout hairstyle, this high fishtail braid would be a good pick for you. Also, don’t miss the wrap of hair around the base of the thick detailed braid.

26. Braided Side Bun:

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How about trying a side bun for your next yoga practice? Make sure that it embrace the nape of your neck and wrap a thick braid around it for ultimate grace.

27. High Pigtails With Hair Wrap:

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No matter whether you are a blonde or brunette, this high pigtails surrounded by thin sections of hair will always draw attention to your sexy, toned figure during workout. So, enjoy exercising!

28. Low Pigtails:

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Didn’t like the idea of high pigtails? Go for the low ones. Those slightly curved fringes make the hairstyle even more appealing. But stick to low-impact exercises, while wearing this style. Or else, it will turn extremely messy.

29. High French Braid:

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High French braid is very much popular among fitness freaks. It keeps the hair in its place throughout the sweat session and makes it look ultra-feminine.

30. Low Messy Bun:

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Well, messy hair is certainly not suitable for intense exercises. But if you are planning for a low-impact workout, give this low messy bun a try for that carelessly beautiful look.

31. Messy Ponytail With Hair Wrap:

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Fake a strenuous workout practice by giving your regular long ponytail a messy finish. A little wave and the wrap of hair around the elastic band will complete your look.

32. Messy Pigtail Buns:

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Pigtail buns are fun to make and sport. How about turning it into a perfect gym hairstyle by messing it a bit up? You have just finished a long hard aerobics session. No?

33. Low Straight Stylish Ponytail:

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Straighten and divide your hair into three sections. Secure the second and third sections separately at the back of your head with bobby pins. Then, take all three sections together and come up with this stylish ponytail. You hair won’t flop around during running or jogging. Amazing!

34. Long Twisted Ponytail:

Got long hair? Gear up to look classy for your subsequent workout session with this fabulous hairstyle. Start with curling up your locks and follow by twisting it into a ponytail. Well, did you overlook that magical use of bobby pins at the back of the head?

35. Simple Twisted Bun:

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A twisted bun is one of those workout hairstyles that are as easy as 2 minutes. Just make a casual ponytail and twist it up into a bun. Elegance redefined!

36. High Donut Bun:

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Donut buns do not necessarily be low. Take a look at this high donut bun and you will get impressed right now. When are you going to give it a try?

37. Sleek High Ponytail With Fringes:

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Look like a diva among all your fellow exercisers by opting for this long sleek high ponytail with neatly curved fringes. Now, that’s called a ‘fashionable workout’!

38. Side Ponytail With Bang:

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Move your sleek ponytail at one side of the nape of your head and assure that it rests on your shoulders all through that tedious exercising period. That smooth bang will also add a zing to your look.

39. Braided Straight Ponytail:

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Here is another uber chic ponytail to give you an enjoyable workout experience.

40. Free-Ended Donut Bun:

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As the name suggests, the end part of this donut bun should be left loose instead of securing with bobby pins. Smoothen the flyways with a serum or keep it messy. The choice is yours.

41. Hair Bow Ponytail:

Managing super long hair during workout can turn out to be a real trouble. This exclusive ponytail is one of the best workout hairstyles for long hair. Create that beautiful hair bow by turning and folding your hair and come up with a shorter pony.

42. Loose Hair Bow Ponytail With Braided Headband:

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Start with the hair bow ponytails mentioned earlier and adorn it with a braided headband. You must have curled up your hair beforehand. Just take your time to flaunt this workout hairstyle and enjoy the appreciation.

43. Twisted Ponytail with Straight Fringes:

Simple twist in your hair can enhance your look to a large extent, especially when it comes to working out in a fashionable manner. The highly twisted ponytail in this picture is enough to prove that.

44. Swinging Ponytail With Hair Wrap:

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We just love this swinging ponytail for a rhythmic aerobic exercise or simple treadmill walk. That luscious bang and the beautifully wrapped hair at its base have made the style elegantly stylish.

45. Triple-Braided Ponytail With Bangs and Wrap:

Want to be the reason of envy of all other fitness enthusiasts in your gym? Adopt this wonderful ponytail bedecked with a neat hair wrap, luscious bangs, and three successive braids. Well, it’s fussy and needs a lot of time. But after all, who doesn’t love get attention?

46. Simple Braid With Puffed Crown:

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This braided hairstyle is simple, easy and fun to wear. Just tease the hair at your crown to puff it up and braid rest of your hair as usual. You are ready to go.

47. Bandana on Loose Hair:

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If you want to keep your workout hairstyle fuss-free, simply leave your hair loose and wear a stylish bandana. With so many varieties of bandanas available in the market, you can easily create your signature style with it.

48. Long Wavy Ponytail With Cap:

Make your outdoor exercise a little spicier with this smart and sexy hairstyle. Even though it is a simple wavy ponytail, the baseball cap has made all the difference to it. Both cool and useful, isn’t it?

49. Messy Half Fishtail Braid With Hair Wrap:

Starting from the nape of your neck, make a tight fishtail braid, while keeping the hair in the upper section of the head loose enough. Half the braid up and wrap its end around its base. Give a messy look to the upper loose hair and use lots of hairspray to maintain it. A sophisticated and well-defined workout hairstyle for you!

50. Upside Down French-Braided Bun:

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Make an upside down French braid carefully and turn its end into a donut bun. This hairstyle is easy and comfortable for wearing every day workout practices.

Which one of these cute workout hairstyles did you love the most? Do let us know by commenting below.

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Jyotsana Rao is an engineering graduate from NIT, Nagpur, who discovered her love for writing during her undergraduate days. She is passionate about writing about everything related to beauty - makeup, fashion, hairstyles, skin care, or hair care. When this social media junkie isn't stalking the world of fashion and glamour, she loves spending her time traveling.