20 Instagram Accounts for Your Inner Hairstylist
by Rachel Weeks
Pinterest isn’t the only place to keep up with your favorite professional and amateur hairstylists. Most hair enthusiasts have Instagram accounts full of hair style, cut, and color inspiration. We’ve rounded up 20 of our favorite Instas to appease your inner hairstylist.
If braid inspiration is what you’re searching for, look no further. Sixteen-year-old Annie has all the braids you could ever want or need on her Instagram account.
The Beauty Friend is a beauty-booking app to help you get in touch with professional hairstylists and makeup artists in your area, but their Instagram is full of gorgeous hair and makeup inspiration whenever you need it.
The Bleach London Instagram is the place to go for all your rainbow-haired inspiration. Whether you’re thinking about going green, blue, pink, or purple, they’re sure to have a super-chic look for you.
The Daily Braid Instagram account is exactly what you’d expect. While not quite daily, it is full of gorgeous braids and braid combinations for any avid braider. The bio says it all: “Idk man, I just like to braid.”
Professional hairstylist, makeup artist, and beauty blogger Steph specializes in wedding hairstyles for brides and bridesmaids; so, of course, her Instagram is full of stunning, formal updos. But—don’t worry—she doesn’t slack in the casual-style department either.
Chances are you’ve seen some of Hair Romance blogger Christina Butcher’s work on Pinterest. Her Instagram is just as perfect. If you’re looking for daily hair-spiration, the Hair Romance Insta is all you need.
Heather Chapman pushes the envelope when it comes to professional hairstyling. She teaches hair workshops across the country, but you can find all her amazing work on Instagram, too. Careful though—she’ll have you dying to dye your hair bright green.
“Hair and makeup girl” Heidi Marie Garrett is a professional hairstylist and makeup artist out of Southern California. Most of her work is for weddings and engagement shoots; so, if your wedding is on the horizon, check out her Insta.
Freelance hairstylist, makeup artist, and DC contributor Ulrika Edler runs a beautiful hair Insta account and blog from her home in Greece. Her styles are always accessable, wearable, and totally doable. Check out her blog for tutorials.
Life and style blogger Shannon Freid’s Instagram isn’t totally hair-focused, but we just love her simple, loose-hair looks. All of her hairstyles are completely doable, even for the braiding beginner.
Steph isn’t a professional hairstylist, but she certainly knows what she’s doing. We fell in love with her Instagram after seeing this gorgeous rosy Dutch braid.
Editorial hairstylist—he’s a regular at Vogue—Neil Moodie’s Instagram is full of ultra-chic hair looks, straight from the pages of a magazine.
Fashion blogger and busy mama Abbey Smith always makes time for an easy and pretty updo. Her tutorials are fun and simple to follow, whether you’re just starting out or a hairstyling pro, and her Instagram is totally hair-tastic.