Messy Hairstyle Tutorials - 5 Messy Buns & Braids

Posted On - 11 Oct 2016

It’s ok to not want to go to the effort of making your hair look prim and proper.

Sometimes you’re in too much of a rush to actually take the time to elaborately set your hair. Other times you just want to leave your hair as it is with minimum effort. Whatever your reason, we have a few messy hairstyles that will come to your rescue.

5 Messy, Out of the Bed Look Hairstyle Tutorials

#1 Hair Flip

Shampoo your hair with a mild, nourishing shampoo like Pantene Pro-V Total Damage CareDry it thoroughlySide part your hair and gather a section from the thicker side from ahead around to the back, half-way. Apply some hair spray to this section and then flip it to the other sideBlow-dry this section on a low air flow

#2 Glam Roll

Side part your hair in a way that it is aligned with the highest point of your left eyebrowUsing a large curling iron,make your hair a tad wavyNow gather the hair on the right side of the partWrap that section around a rattail comb’s stemUsing your right hand, hold that section and keep wrapping your tresses over, then under, and over until the end of the comb's stem has been arrived atUse bobby pin to hold in place

#3 Quick Twist

Gather the left side of your hair and begin twisting it close to your earStop when you’ve passed the middle of the section and use a bobby pin to secure in placeTake all the hair from the right section and the remaining hair from the other side and twist them up togetherPosition this twisted section over the first and use a bobby pin to secure in placeAny hair that was left out should be tucked into your twist

#4 Messy Bun

Make a ponytail but don’t pull your pony all the way through your elastic; only halfwayTwist elastic as you gather the half of the ponytail that’s at the bottomMake a bun by pulling the plastic over to your other sideNow give the elastic a good twistUse the elastic to loop your bun on your other sideMess your bun up a bitTuck stray strands into the elastic. A simple messy bun hairstyle!

Also, check out how to make a braided bun hairstyle with the help of this video tutorial.

#5 Classic

Gently create waves in your hair with a large curling ironUsing a comb, tease your hair roots exactly at the crownSmooth this hair gently on topTie a cool headband roughly an inch away from your hairline; on top of coursePull out some loose strands and let them fall over the side of your faceThe hair that’s left at the back should be bunched up into a largemessy bun and secured using bobby pins