13 Quick Ways to Style Long Hair When Just Wearing It Down Won't Do

If only "long hair, don't care" was so easy. Being the possessor of a long, flowing mane certainly has its perks, but when it comes to getting ready in the morning—especially in a rush—it turns out that there's a lot to care for. Lengthy strands are more tangle-prone and likely to show signs of bedhead and being unwashed than their shorter counterparts. Waist-skimming hair takes more effort to make presentable, requiring more product to tame and more time to style. If you're the owner of an enviable head of long hair, mornings with few spare minutes are not your friend. To get your hair looking ready to take on the day and to get you out the door in no time, here are 10 five-minute hairstyles for long hair.