8 Steps to Create a Tousled Bun ...


Often, relaxed, ruffled hairstyles are the most difficult to achieve. In the past, I’ve had immense trouble trying to strike that balance between well-groomed chic, and the kind of artful rumpled-ness that makes it seem like you just woke up looking this cool. Not surprisingly, it’s as if the harder you try to get your hair looking casual and attractively windswept, the more it wants to lie smoothly and behave itself. Invariably, after hours of styling, you end up with a stern school-mistress chignon instead of the soft romantic tresses you were going for. If you struggle to achieve that fabulously unkempt look, read on: I’ve put together a list of 8 easy steps to create a tousled bun.

1. Product

When you’re going for the artfully ruffled look, you don’t want to weigh your hair down with a lot of heavy product. In order to ensure that you can still achieve the volume you’re after, simply work a light straightening balm though your damp locks. This will help to guard against fuzz and fly-aways, but it shouldn’t make your locks look limp and lifeless.

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