How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun Updo

Perfect bow bun hairstyle is so beautiful and can be perfect for prom time.

For perfect bow bun you need hairspray or spray wax, spray bottle, 2 ponytail holders, 4 or 6 bobby pins, 1 small hair elastic, rat tail comb, brush and bun maker also just 5 to 7 minutes of your free time.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun Updo

Step By Step Instructions

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 1: Secure all the hair into a high ponytail.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 2: While you work with the rest of the ponytail, part off a 1 inch hair piece and then temporarily secure it out of the way.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 3: Onto the larger ponytail slide a hair doughnut or bun maker, leave the small one underneath.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 4: Let the hair fall naturally, so that way you can cover the bun maker evenly. If you want you use a comb to help you achieve this.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 5: Then add a 2nd ponytail holder just over the top of the newly created hair bun.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 6: Next, start to twist the rest of the hair around the base and carefully add in small parts of rest of the hair into the twist as you go around.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 7: Bobby pin the ends into place against the bun maker, soon as you run out of left over hair at the base of the bun and use some more bobby pins to secure any layered ends.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 8: Release the small ponytail part wich you temporarily set aside before and add a small elastic on it up near the bun base.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 9: When you have wrap the elastic around the hair a couple of times, just before it is too tight, take your index finger and then thumb finger through the hair elastic and then pull through your first loop of hair. When you have pull the hair through, only pull enough to create a small loop.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 10: Give the hair elastic a full twist and form your 2nd loop the same as you did in step number 9.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun UpdoStep 11: Then to create the knotted part of the bow, take any left over ends and then wrap the hairs up and then over where the hair elastic can be seen in the middle of the bow. And secure the hairs underneath the bun with a couple of small bobby pins.

Step 12: If you want from the bottom of the loop you can shape the bow to perfection by adding a small bobby pin and then anchoring it to the hair, going upward towards the bun.

Step 13: Repeat this on the both sides of the bow.

Step 14: Finally add some fine spray wax or hairspray to secure any fly aways.

If you want to see other bow hairstyles then you can check bow bun for Short Hair or hair bow Half Up hairstyle.

How to Create The Perfect Bow Bun Updo

 

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