WHY IT WORKSAmy Adams proves that sleek hair doesn't always fall flat. "This ponytail is sophisticated while also being sexy," Francis says. "Sometimes a simple, sleek ponytail is the best hairstyle for complementing a look, and Amy is doing it flawlessly."
EXPERT TIP No flyaway strands herebefore styling hair into a ponytail, brush through using a round brush and a blow-dryer to smooth things over. "Bringing your hair back at eye level while tilting your head helps to get a cleaner, tighter style," Francis says. But be careful not to pull too tight. Super-taut styles add stress to hair follicles, which can lead to more breakage.