Sometimes, a basic hairstyle with a twist can be ten times better than something more complicated. Take the braided bun, for example. This simple variation on the classic ballerina bun is easy to achieve and is a beautiful way of keeping your mane up and out of the way.
No flyaways, no intricate styling methods, just an easy-as-pie undo that absolutely anyone with long hair can recreate!
To find out how to get the look, all you have to do is watch the video tutorial above. You'll also find the written instructions below to make sure the styling process is plain sailing (i.e. no video pausing to deal with).
Apply L'Oréal Paris Advanced Hairstyle SLEEK IT Iron Straight Heatspray evenly throughout wet or dry hair. Make sure you good coverage as this styling spray also acts as a heat protectant.
Blow-dry your hair with a flat or paddle brush to smooth it out straight.
Pull your hair back into a ponytail and use a brush to eliminate any bumps and major flyaways as you do so. Secure with a hair elastic.
Take half of the ponytail and twist it tightly. Wrap it around the rest of the pony then pin it in place.
Do the same on the other half of the ponytail.
Sleek away any flyaways by spraying some hairspray into the palm of your hand then firmly smoothing it over the top and sides of your hair.
Spray your whole style with Advanced Hairstyle SLEEK IT Strand-Smoother Serum Spray for added shine and you're all set!