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7 Easy ’90s-Inspired Updos to Try

From butterfly clips and wispy bits to high ponytails, these are our new favorite fall hairstyles.

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You can say what you want about Y2K style, but you can’t say it wasn’t full of creative yet easy hair looks, including statement hair clips and face-framing tendrils. Whether you’re looking to channel J.Lo, Britney, or Mariah, nothing can change the vibe of an outfit quite like a ’90s updo hairstyle and we’ve been taught by the very best.

As throwback hairstyles continue to trend—like this viral bun on TikTok—there’s a style for every occasion, person, and hair type. Tap for a history lesson that comes with some hair inspiration we’ll be attempting to master this season.

The Up and Down

J.Lo’s ’90s updo with face-framing pieces is still on our mood board, complete with a cute barrette.