Step 1: Getting Started
To keep strands in place, generously spritz texturizing spray all over hair from root to tip. Next, tie a ponytail at the nape of the neck, leaving out two large pieces of hair on either side.
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Step 2: Braid Ponytail
Braid ponytail, and secure with a small band at bottom.
Step 3: Twist
Twist braid into a bun, pinning as needed. Tuck the tail of the braid under the bun at the bottom, and secure with bobby pins.
Step 4: Swirl and Secure
4 Finish by twisting one side piece of hair away from the face, swirling around the bun, and securing underneath. Repeat on the opposite side. For a more relaxed look, loosen strands around the face.
Messy Bun Pro Tip
Secure hair in place by sliding pin in an upward direction with flat side against the scalp.