How to Get a Simple Ballerina Bun

Aug 13, 2015

Sometimes the simplest hairstyles are the chicest. Enter the simple ballerina bun—the perfect updo to elevate your look without adding extra time to your morning routine. With a simple twist of your ponytail and a few trusted bobby pins, you’ll be all set for any event, no matter the scale.

Step 1: Put your hair in a high ponytail and smooth bumps.
Step 2: If you have thin hair, add more volume with a texturizing spray and tease your ponytail with a teasing brush.
Step 3: Twist your ponytail.
Step 4: Now wrap your twisted ponytail around the base of your ponytail.
Step 5: Secure in place with bobby pins.
Step 6: Loosen the bun for a less constructed look by pulling on your hair.
Step 7: Further secure the bun with a few bobby pins.

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