Getting ready for an upcoming event can be a very stressful time, finding the right dress, shoes and accessories while adding in the time in you busy schedule to fit in manicure, pedicure make up and hair. To alleviate some of that stress try this do it yourself look that will take minutes rather than hours to achieve. If you do not have the time to wash blow dry and style your hair try this chic pony tail.

Simply apply a little bit of hair gel or styling cream to your locks from root to end. Brush through the hair. Pull hair back into a ponytail. If you would like to add a little bit of pop to your look, simply add a hair bow, headband or hair clip. To straighten the ponytail quickly run over it with a flat iron. To make sure the effortlessly chic look holds all night long finish the look with hair spray (if you need a bit of shine as well, try shine mist)