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HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist!

Lauren Salapatek | January 22, 2014 | 4:14 PM

HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist!Salon Capri recently did a Golden Globes shoot at their salon and re-created two of their favorite red carpet looks (Margot Robbie and Amber Heard). Learn how to re-create this pumped-up pompadour bun and this super sleek, low chignon.

POMPADOUR BUN:

STEP #1: Start with damp hair and give it lift with a volumizing blowout.

STEP #2: Prep hair with Kerastase Nectar Thermique to protect and nourish the hair.

STEP #3: Next, curl small sections of hair with a 1 inch curling iron. Make sure the front pieces are curled backward to give the hair lift.

STEP #4: Comb through the curls with your fingers to make them soft and loose.

STEP #5: Starting at the crown, tease sections of hair as you move toward the front of the head.

STEP #6: Next, pull hair into a loose ponytail in the middle of your head. Secure with hair elastic.

STEP #7: Lightly tease the ponytail before loosely wrapping it around the elastic. Secure with bobby pins.

STEP #8: Finish it off by spritzing your hair with Kerastase Laquer Couture hairspray to maintain the texture.

HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist! HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist!

HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist!SUPER SLEEK LOW CHIGNON

STEP 1: Start with straight, dry hair or straighten with flat iron if you have a more wavy texture.

STEP 2: Prep hair with Kerastase Cristalliste Cristal Sculpt spray to make hair easy to work with.

STEP 3: Next, create a deep side part on one side and smooth hair over the top of the head using a thin toothed comb.

STEP 4: Tease hair at the back of your head with a small comb as well the hair closest to the part to ensure volume at the roots.

STEP 5: Pull hair into a ponytail at the nape of your neck and leave the front pieces free.

Tip: Smooth Kerastase Nectar Thermique through your ponytail to protect and nourish hair.

STEP 6: Next, smooth the front pieces to the side and wrap the ends around the elastic. Secure with a bobby pin.

STEP 7: Slowly wrap the hair around the elastic and secure with bobby pins as you go.

STEP 8: Finish it off with Kerastase Laque Couture hairspray to ensure a long lasting look!

HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist! HOW-TO: 2 Classy Hair Bun Ideas With a Red Carpet Twist!

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