Quick and Easy Loose Messy Bun Tutorial

by ModaMob
4 Materials
10 Minutes

An easy updo that I love is a full and loose messy bun, and it’s perfect for in between wash days.

I’ll show you how to create a cute messy bun hairstyle through this step-by-step tutorial.

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Tools and materials:

  • 2 hair ties
  • Volumizing spray
  • Bobby pins
  • Hairspray
Making ponytail

1. Section your hair and make a ponytail

Grab the hair at the top, as if you were going to make a half ponytail.

Flip that hair forward, over your face.

Then, with the rest of the hair, make a low ponytail where you want the bun to be.

2. Spray and tease the front section

Hold the front section of hair up and apply volumizing spray. 

Spraying hair

Then tease that hair with a brush. 

Teasing hair

You can let the hair go and tease in smaller sections as well.

Teasing hair

3. Make another ponytail

Pull this front section of hair over the back and join them in a ponytail.

Making ponytail

4. Split twist and wrap

Next, split the ponytail in 2 and twist the sections around each other. 

Twisting hair

Then wrap the hair around the base of the ponytail.

Wrapping hair

5. Add bobby pins

Add some bobby pins to secure the bun in place and ensure the tail doesn’t come loose. 

Adding pins

6. Apply hairspray

Apply hairspray, especially to the front and top of this messy bun hairstyle. 

Applying hairspray

Now your cute messy bun hairstyle is complete:

Loose messy bun hairstyle

Loose messy bun hairstyle

This loose messy bun is a quick and easy way to upgrade your laid-back look.

What do you think? Comment down below.

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Suggested materials:
  • 2 hair ties
  • Volumizing spray
  • Bobby pins
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