So, it is very important to choose the right type of hairstyle after making proper research. If you are young and trendy, you might also like to experiment new hairstyles. However, try to get a computerized image of yours with that hairstyle before trying it. And try to take suggestions from friends and relatives as they might give a good idea on whether the particular hairstyle would suit you or not.
Now many people would use elastics but if you are going to use these then make sure that they are coated or covered in material such as scrunches for example. Once you have done this, you can stand back up straight and adjust your ponytail to exactly where you want it to hang from. Some individuals like a ponytail that will hang almost from the top of the head whereas others like it in the middle section of the back of the head and some even lower. This is going to come down to the type of look you want and if you are going to do anything further as far as styling with your ponytail