21 Sleek Ponytail Hairstyles Perfect for Any Occasion




Here are 21 Sleek Ponytail Hairstyles Perfect for Any Occasion, from Stay Glam,




One of the must-have hair trends to try is a sleek ponytail. Usually these hairstyles feature high or low ponytails where all the hair is straightened and is styled very neat. You can of course mix it up a little and add a few curls too.

This hairstyle is perfect for the summer season and will keep you looking stylish for any occasion. Not only that, but these ponytails are loved by celebrities like Ariana Grande, Kim Kardashian and more. To give you some inspiration, we have found 21 of the best sleek ponytail hairstyles.

Whether you are a hairstyling pro or you are new at creating updos, there is a ponytail for you.




1. Sleek High Ponytail with Weave

First up we have this trendy, sleek ponytail. For this hairstyle all the hair is swept back and the ponytail length is long. The look is finished off with hair wrapped around where the hair tie would be. It is a simple and super stylish ponytail that is easy to wear. You can try a similar hairstyle or choose a shorter ponytail.

1. Sleek High Ponytail with Weave

Source: @maee2x

2. Low, Crisscross Ponytail

A ponytail can be jazzed up in many ways, one of which is adding a crisscross design. Here we have a beautiful example. This is a low ponytail with a subtle crisscross design where the ponytail starts. It is a chic look and it will suit everyone. You can check out tutorials on how to create this look online. Recreate this hairstyle or try a more statement crisscross pattern.

2. Low, Crisscross Ponytail

Source: @blohaute




3. Trendy, Low Ponytail with Curls

Next, we have a glam and elegant ponytail to show you. This low ponytail is beautiful, glossy and features stunning curls too. A hairstyle like this will be perfect for a special occasion. Try and create a ponytail like this or you can add more curls. Just keep the hair on the head straight and smooth for the trendy, sleek look.

4. High Honey Blonde Ponytail

While you’re trying a new hairstyle, why not try a new hair color too? This next hair idea features a blonde sky high ponytail. For this look the hair is black and then it changes to a warm honey blonde shade. The blonde looks trendy and makes the ponytail stand out from the crowd. Recreate this look or try a lighter blonde color.

5. Simple and Sleek Ponytail Idea

If you are looking for an easy to wear hairstyle that will suit any occasion, then this idea is for you. Here we have a sleek and simple ponytail. The hair is neatly swept back into a low ponytail, there is also a beautiful wrap of hair around the ponytail too. To create the wrap, you can use a small section of the hair from the ponytail and just wrap it around the hair tie, then secure with a bobby pin.

5. Simple and Sleek Ponytail Idea

Source: @blohaute

6. Sleek Ponytail with a Braid

You can make your ponytail look unique by adding braids. Here is a gorgeous example. The hair is styled into a sleek, low ponytail with a wrap of hair. It has been finished off with a small and stylish braid. We love this hair idea because it is simple but statement making. Recreate this look or try adding more braids.

6. Sleek Ponytail with a Braid

Source: @taylordhair

7. Chic High Ponytail

Our next hair idea is very elegant. The hair is styled into a high, sleek ponytail. It is very simple but it looks stunning. This is one of our favorites because it is chic, trendy and modern. A hairstyle like this will be perfect for a special occasion or event where you want to wow. You can try a ponytail like this with long hair like featured, or with shorter hair. Either way, it will look amazing.

7. Chic High Ponytail

Source: @vdhair

8. Sleek Ponytail with a Side Part

Another way you can make your ponytail look different to the rest is by adding a parting. This ponytail features a stylish side parting. As you can see, it is simple but it does make an impact. Try a side part like this or choose a middle parting. A hairstyle like this is best suited to low ponytails.

9. Vintage Ponytail Idea

Speaking of partings, here is another beautiful ponytail with a part. The hair is styled smooth and sleek on the head with a middle parting while the ponytail is low and curly. It is a stunning hairstyle and it has a vintage look. A ponytail like this is perfect for a party or any other occasion where you to look and feel glam!

9. Vintage Ponytail Idea

Source: @reemsharvit1

10. Stylish Black and Blonde Ponytail

Next, we have another blonde ponytail idea. This one features black hair on one side with a stunning shade of blonde added to the other, and the ponytail is blonde too. It is such a unique and creative way to wear hair color. Recreate this stylish look or you can add a color of your choice. Maybe try a different shade of blonde or consider another funky color like red.

10. Stylish Black and Blonde Ponytail

Source: @oamillion

11. Warm, Caramel Blonde Ponytail

Our next idea is another blonde ponytail. This one is a darker and warmer blonde, it is more of a caramel shade. The color is stunning and the style is too. It is just a simple and sleek ponytail. This is a gorgeous hairstyle and it is great for the ladies that want a trendy change for their hair.

12. Low Ponytail with Curly Weave

The whole of your hair does not need to be straight and smooth to get that trendy sleek look. You can choose a hairstyle like this one. The hair is glossy on the head, is styled into a low ponytail and the ponytail is long and curly! As you can see, you still get the sleek style but you can wear curls too. This is a stunning hairstyle that will give everyone hair envy.

12. Low Ponytail with Curly Weave

Source: @lovelondonb

13. Sky High Ponytail

If you prefer high ponytails, then this idea is for you. Here we have a sleek, sky high ponytail. It is a simple look but we really love the braided hair wrap at the base of the ponytail. You can create this braided look by taking a small section of hair from the ponytail, braid it and then just wrap it around the ponytail and secure with a bobby pin. Three strand braids and fishtail braids are perfect for this.

13. Sky High Ponytail

Source: @blohaute

14. Sleek Half Ponytail Idea

Next, we have a cute and stylish half-up ponytail to show you. For this look some of the hair is styled into a sleek ponytail while the rest is left loose. This gives you the best of both worlds – you can have a trendy updo but show off your gorgeous, glossy hair too. You can try a small ponytail like this or put half the hair up.

14. Sleek Half Ponytail Idea

Source: @mimistylez2017

15. Trendy Low Ponytail

Looking for a trendy, modern and easy to wear hairstyle? Then this is for you! Here we have a sleek, low ponytail. This is a simple and elegant look that will suit everyone. You can wear hair like this for any occasion from a day out shopping, to a night on the town. To glam it up, you could even add some hair accessories like a statement hair tie.

15. Trendy Low Ponytail

Source: @blohaute

16. Super Long Sleek Ponytail

Our next idea features a stunning ponytail. The ponytail sits high on the head and it is long and full of volume. This is a gorgeous hairstyle that will make you look like a princess for any occasion. Recreate this hairstyle or you can add a braided wrap around the ponytail, you can also make the length shorter too.

17. Sleek Ponytail with Volume

The next hairstyle we have to show you is chic and elegant. Here we have a sleek low ponytail with volume. By adding volume, you can create a vintage look and you can wear a hairstyle like this for any special occasion. To glam up the hairstyle more, you could even add a sparkly hair accessory.

17. Sleek Ponytail with Volume

Source: @dvir_tvik

18. Black and Blonde Ponytail

Bored of your hair and want to try something trendy and new? Then this is the hairstyle for you. This sleek ponytail has a side part which creates a side swept bangs look and there is also blonde added to the hair too. The hair is blonde on the side swept section and on the ponytail. It is a bold and statement making hairstyle that will make you stand out from the crowd. You can also try the ponytail with a different color too, maybe red.

18. Black and Blonde Ponytail

Source: @book.iamrhi

19. Chic and Sleek Ponytail with Pearls

Earlier in the post we featured a ponytail with a crisscross section. Next, we have a similar idea but this one is accessorized! Here we have a low ponytail with a crisscross design, the look is finished off with a beautiful pearl accessory. Hair like this will be perfect for a special occasion or maybe as an updo for a bridesmaid.

19. Chic and Sleek Ponytail with Pearls

Source: @blohaute

20. Stylish Long Ponytail

Next, we have a stylish and simple ponytail. It is a sleek high ponytail and the length is very long too. It is a stunning hairstyle that will suit everyone. The look was created with Solo Express Hair 18″ and 16″. Recreate this look or you can try a shorter ponytail. This will also look amazing with a few curls added to the ponytail too.

20. Stylish Long Ponytail

Source: @nikanya_mua

21. Low, Middle Part Ponytail

The last hair idea we have to show you is this sleek ponytail with a middle part. The hair is styled into a low ponytail and it is accessorized too. This is a gorgeous ponytail and it would be a great choice for a special event. You can even recreate without any accessories to create a simpler look.

21. Low, Middle Part Ponytail

Source: @dvir_tvik

We hope you have found a cool sleek ponytail to try! We know we did.