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How to Do a Messy Side Bun

by Maggie Niemiec

How to Do a Messy Side Bun

Get a chic messy side bun in just five easy steps from celebrity hairstylist, Sheenon Olson.

 

 

 

Messy Bun Step 1

 

 

 

A messy side bun is perfect for a night out with your girlfriends or a special occasion. Once your hair is curled (or if it’s already curly), gather it on one side of your head and pull it into a ponytail.

 

 

 

Messy Bun Step 2

 

 

 

Taking small sections, back-comb your hair to create volume.

 

 

 

Messy Bun Step 3

 

 

 

Bunch up each piece that you’ve back combed and bobby pin them in place.

 

 

 

Messy Bun Step 4

 

 

 

Continue bunching and pinning pieces until you create a balanced bun.

 

 

 

Messy Bun Step 5

 

 

 

Twist your bangs back and bobby pin them into the bun. Just like that, you’ve got a fabulous messy side bun.

 

 

 

See How to Create a Messy Side Braid

 

 

 

Put the steps you just read into action. Watch this how-to video.