Many of these hairstyles are easy and can be pulled off at home and some require a good stylist. If one has less time to spare for any special occasion then easy formal hairstyles is the best options. Choosing the right hairstyle that is easy to wear and requires low maintenance needs infinite patience and fortitude. Some of the most popular haircuts that lend a classic elegant look are French braids, multiple ponytails, curls and ringlets. French twist is most popular among professional women. The basic purpose of any of these hairstyles is to simply accentuate the facial features giving volume, texture and elegance to the hair style.