Whenever I’m in need of some #hairspiration, I love heading over to Instagram. With plenty of accounts focusing on hair, you will never find yourself short of inspiration. No matter what your hair type of what kind of inspiration you are after, there is an account out there for everyone.
These 6 Instagram accounts are some of my favorites, providing inspiration for everything from braids, to color and easy-to-follow tutorials.
Best for gorgeous braids
Amber Fillerup Clark from Barefoot Blonde, @amberfillerup
This self-described “braid obsessed blogger” from NYC show off some pretty impressive hairstyles on her Instagram account. Beautiful, long blonde locks in a variety of hairstyles including braids (of course!), dreamy beach waves and gorgeous updos.
If you like what you see and would love to wear your hair the same way, you should head over to her blog or YouTube account to get the full tutorial.
This tutorial shows you how to do a quick and easy twisted back fishtail:
Best for salon inspiration
Stevie English Hair Salons from Stevie English Hair, @englishhair
When this hair salon opened back in 2007, their goal was to create a “cool, unique hair salon that would have minimal impact on the environment.” If you’re in the market for an edgy new ‘do, head on over to their account for some major hair inspiration.
Stunning colors, fabulous before-and-afters and plenty of inspiration to take with you on your next trip to the salon.
Best for the natural-hair community
Tangela Jones from Natural Rootsista, @naturalrootsista
If you are looking for some natural-hair inspiration, be sure to check out Tangela’s instagram. Expect plenty of inspiring styles, from gorgeous curls, to fabulous buns and frizz-free wash-and-gos.
This Instagram features lots of different hairstyles, so you’ll never run out of inspiration!
Best for quick and easy hair tutorials
Kayley Melissa from Kayley Melissa, @kayleymelissa
This YouTube beauty vlogger is a hair stylist and braid enthusiast who posts some pretty impressive hairstyles on her account. The best part? They come with links to easy-to-follow tutorials, straight from her YouTube channel. I love how she features quick tutorials with plenty of variety, so you can create a different look every day!
Just check out this tutorial for 3 quick braided hairstyles:
The tutorials are super easy to follow and she provides lots of helpful tips for a gorgeous finish.
Best for editorial hair
Eugene Souleiman, @eugenesouleiman
Looking for high fashion, editorial hair inspiration? Ladies hairdresser Eugene Souleiman has got it covered. A former member of a punk band, this creative director at Wella Professional creates some pretty incredible and very unique hairstyles for the runway and editorial shoots.
Get ready for some incredibly inspiring hairstyles.
Best for color inspiration
George Papanikolas from George Papanikolas, @GeorgePapanikolas
As one of the hottest and most sought after colorists in Hollywood, George Papanikolas has the Instagram account to follow if you are looking for some major color inspiration. He has the ability to create beautifully natural looking, sun-kissed locks that will make you look like you’ve spent the summer at the beach.
Just look at those before-and-afters, incredible work!
These are six of our favorite Instagrams accounts to follow for hair inspiration, which ones are yours?