Working women in a traditional business office environment can’t wear hairstyles that are too chaotic because they can’t be expected to run fingers in their head every few minutes. Casual hairstyles are also not wearable for a professional woman in a formal office space.
What are the best professional business hairstyles a woman can wear to the office? For the answer, here is our list of 18 styles with 61 images.
This list includes buns, chignons, ponytails, twists, braids, layers, and bobs. I’m sure you’ll find at least one hairstyle that suits your taste. I’ve ensured that the hairstyles listed here are a fit for your working environment and express your enthusiasm for work but also have a good margin for creative styling. There is not enough time to experiment with your hair every morning so you’ll have to practice these hairstyles at another time.
A professional looking hairstyle should depict you as a reliable, serious, and devoted individual. You should know what kind of look goes well the nature of your job. Some jobs require a more conservative and serious working environment than others.
1) Sleek Looking Low Chignon
A chignon is probably the most reliable hairstyle when it comes to office hairstyles. Sleek hair secured in a very low chignon is one of the trendiest professional hairstyles for work nowadays.
2) High ponytail
This is a gorgeous hairstyle that suits any casual or formal outfit. For an even polished look, straighten your hair before making this ponytail.
3) Low Ponytail Teased Hair
Tease your hair a bit and create a very low ponytail below the crown, it will look even gorgeous when you wrap it with a strand of hair instead of a rubber band.
4) Pumped Up Long Bob
Apply a mousse before blow drying your long bob and you’re all set to leave for office with this graceful look. Bobs are famous hairstyles for working women everywhere in the world.
5) Curly Ponytail
This is a simple but stunning style to create on some special event or conference in your office.
6) Sleek Curly Strands
A really smart and younger looking appearance can be achieved through this lady hair style. Apply a styling wax and braid your hair over night to get this look without heat.
7) Classic Looped Ponytail
This is a classic hairstyle for serious and hardworking business women. Center part your hair and make a low looped ponytail to get this look on busy mornings.
8) Lazy Girl’s Bun
If you’re too busy to achieve a sleek and polished looking hairstyle, then go for this easy bun that takes a minute to do. If you really don’t know how to style hair for work, then this should be your starting point.
9) Free Layered hairstyle
Everyone loves to show her layers, waves, and curls so why don’t you try this nice and natural looking hairstyle?
10) Side Ponytail with Fringe
If you love fringes and don’t feel irritated when they get in your face, then try this cute looking hairstyle.
11) Braid your layers
For those who have layers and can’t easily catch their hair in an up do then make this loose braid that not only looks stylish and chic but is quite easy to redo in the lunch break.
12) Raven Swirl
This hairstyle looks too sophisticated and feminine but is a bit time consuming to make. You’ll have to curl your hair vertically with a curling iron to achieve this hairstyle and this is one of the famous Hollywood hairstyles for long hair.
13) Side swept screen siren
This is a lush hairstyle that is definitely not for every day wear in your office. But it looks extremely glamorous, no doubt.
14) Straight Hair with Layered Cut
If you have straight hair and work in a conservative office, having a layered cut is a subtle way to add style to your hair while keeping your appearance modest.
15) Medium Length Angled Bob
Having this haircut is enough to prove that you don’t care much about your hair and it doesn’t bother you to spend hours to get a look because it is a very low maintenance hairstyle.
16) Inverted Bob
Inverted bob is among the all-time popular professional hairstyles for work. This hairstyle is for you if you really don’t have time to manage your hair.
17) Back Brush
Simply back brush your short or medium length hair and secure at the back with whatever you like.
18) Half Pin Up
Center part your hair and twist from one side along your temples and pin it backwards. This is a gorgeous yet simple look that you can wear on an evening out.