Category Archives: Messy Buns

June 14, 2011

Pretzel Twist into Messy Bun

This hairstyle is another quick one that can be done in under three minutes. It incorporates the use of a ponytail separated into two twists that form the shape of a pretzel, and then tied off with a hairband and finished into a fun messy bun. You will find that

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April 05, 2011

Twistbacks into Messy Bun | Mom Hairstyles

So many moms ask about the styles that I wear as I film hairstyles on my daughters, and how to do them. When I think about styles for the site, I pretty much only think about hairstyles on my girls. But that should not mean that I should only think

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February 13, 2011

Ribboned Bobby Pins | Tips and Tricks

This video tutorial shows a very simple way to spice up an updo hairstyle, for any holiday occasion. This one happens to be for Valentine’s Day. In this video (you can use Messy Bun #1 or Messy Bun #2), I use a thin ribbon cut into small strips (length can

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June 08, 2010

Braid Combo into Messy Bun | Hairstyle Videos

Here is one of a few hairstyles that we filmed awhile ago, but have not yet posted here. It uses a cornrow on the top with two standard braids on each side. Then you combine the braids on the back of the head, braid them down a bit, and form

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March 12, 2010

Accent Braid into Messy Bun | St Patrick's Day Hairstyles

This is a very simple hairdo that takes literally five minutes to do.  For St. Patrick’s Day I used a green ribbon in the braid, but you could use any color of ribbon for any occasion.   I show that there are a few ways to finish the style, one being

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December 07, 2009

Here’s my "Angle"…

*Note from Mindy: Congratulations to Shaunell on being our December Hairdoer of the Month! Shaunell recently started hairblogging and has a lot of talent, not to mention really cute daughters! Please visit Shaunell at Shaunell’s Hair. If you love the hairdo, let her know! Here is her introduction and hairdo:

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March 12, 2009

Messy Bun Videos | St. Patrick’s Day Hairstyles

Here’s another teen St. Patrick’s Day hairstyle. This style is subtle and more likely to be worn by your teenagers, but it also looks great on younger kids too! Leprechauns always make messes, don’t they? This messy bun is a great hairstyle for this day. I have had MANY requests

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Messy Bun | Easy Hairstyles
January 23, 2009

One Crazy Do! – Holiday Twisty Buns

It’s time for another hairstyle! This one is pretty crazy and may require more than the normal 15 minutes for first-time users or the inexperienced. But once you get the hang of it, this won’t take any time at all.  I have used it since my oldest girls were two,

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December 30, 2008

Cute Hair Twists into Messy Buns

This is a style I saw on a 13-year old girl the other day, and thought it was so cute for the tween age girls or younger. Items Needed: 2 rubber bands, comb, brush, hairspray, and water. Time Requirement: 7-10 minutes. Skill Level:  Medium Step-By-Step Instructions: 1.  Begin by brushing

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October 13, 2008

Updo Hairstyle: Pretzel-Twist Messy Bun

Put this hairstyle in your file of “Quick & Easy” hair options.  I love how simple this hairstyle is with a “twist” of crazy-cute! Items Needed: 2 rubber bands, comb, brush, and a few bobby pins. Time Required: 3-5 minutes. Skill Level: Easy     Step-By-Step Instructions: 1. Start by doing a

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