Sometimes the simplest hairstyles are the chicest. Enter the simple ballerina bunthe 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, youll be all set for any event, no matter the scale.
Looking for a messier, more casual bun? Learn how to get the perfect messy bun for your hair length.
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.
This video is part of our Beauty Essentials series, where we provide the building blocks of beauty routines from basic to advanced. With our step-by-step tutorials, you'll learn the skills you need to master the looks you want.