Guys aren’t the only ones who can look FLAWLESS in messy buns — girls can rock the effortlessly chic updos, too! We know people might think messy buns are only hairstyles fit for the gym or days where you simply can’t STAND to have your hair down any longer, but as you’ll see from the hacks below, they can actually be pretty freakin’ glam!
So, for all the people out there who want cool hairdos but don’t want to spend a lot of time fussing with their locks, this one’s for you!
1. Not all top knots have to be fit for a ballerina…
2. A quick flick of the wrist is all you need for an effortless updo:
3. You can pull it to the side, too!
4. Add a bit of teasing to really get that effortless look.
5. Don’t worry — pulling out pieces of your bun WON’T ruin your whole style!
6. You CAN make a topknot messy, people!
7. Try a messy bun/ponytail combo:
8. Contrary to popular belief, knots can sometimes be good!
9. Spice things up by adding a few braids:
10. Look what you can do with twists!
11. Look how easy this is!
12. The messier the hair, the messier (and more fabulous!) the bun.
13. Two words: Fun bun.
14. Let’s say it one more time — TEASE, TEASE, TEASE!
15. A ponytail can turn into a killer low bun:
16. Still a bit confused? Follow this step-by-step guide:
17. Throw on a head scarf to switch up your style.
18. Or, add a french braid for some glamour: