(Last Updated On: August 25, 2018)

School is now in session, which also means that as a parent, you’re always thinking of the next hairstyle for your child for the following week. Now, most parents will install a style which will last for more than a week, so that they can have the time to do other things on the weekends. Below are 10 simple hairstyles which should last your child a week or two. Some of the styles are a bit more elaborate, so feel free to create your own style and braided do.

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Perfect style for a pre-schooler because it’s not too tiny and it can be taken down very quickly.




This twisted pin-up might need to be re-done every few days so it stays up. You can also undo the rosettes for a curly two-strand twist.


This style will need to be kept in a bun or pin-up so it can last for as long as possible. But you can bet that the twist out will look so beautiful when it’s taken down.


As you can see, there are numerous hairstyles which can be done on your little one without the need for hair extensions or damaging styles which can compromise the health and growth potential of your child’s hair.

What’s your child’s favourite school hairstyle? How often do you do her hair for school?