Greek women are known for their preferably blonde long and curly hair, which are sometimes plaited, sometimes with tresses draped over the shoulders.
Whereas after the defeat of Persia in 449 BC, oriental styles grew less popular, and women began pinning their hair in a knot or bun at the nape of the neck, sometimes with a band or a net wound around the head. Scarves and diadems were also available.
Every girl dreams to get beautiful, stylish and modern hairstyle. Many ancient cultures have an impact on beauty, style but the more highlighted and known is ancient Greek hairstyle.
Greek women originally dressed their hair with great simplicity. These ancient hairstyle comprise of various twisted, curly headed braids which are further enhanced by decorating them with ribbons, beads, pins or flowers.
Curling tongs are used to create curls or waves, a variety of different combs and hairbrushes are used to make braids, wire or some metal supports are used to hold hair, Hair pins are used to enhance hairstyles, Ribbons are used to elaborate ornamentation of hairstyles, also Precious jewels are thread into the hair these all are popular as hair accessories to create intricate Ancient Greek hairstyle.
The Greek hairstyle revolve around braid as many girls make water fall braid with Greek bun touch. Some prefer fish tail braid with Greek touch.
From professional hairstyle to wedding hairstyle ladies go for Greek hairstyle as they give you elegant yet stylish and modern look. Modern goddess floral buns which are ornamented by pieces of metals, precious pins are preferred by many girls on their weddings.
Nothing is old fashioned it’s just the matter how you manage to translate these ancient hairstyle into modern styling in 2019. Crown braids, braided head, messy bun with lock braid, water fall braid along Greek bun, curly locks, buns threaded with beads and pins are all the characteristic hairstyles of ancient Greek time period.
Greek hairstyles look great on women with blonde hair. Try out any of these hairstyles and look like a gorgeous Greek goddess. From easy stylish updos to divine braids!