If you are looking for a hairstyle that is truly timeless, then you should look no further than the classic bun. What makes this hairdo so special is that is can be easily adjusted to fit any personality, style, shape of face, and, of course, the occasion. From flirty to funky, casual to elegant, the bun is here to stay. One of the symbols of femininity that truly kept its significance throughout the ages (for instance, the Roman women used the bun hairstyle to indicate status), not only does it make you look gorgeous, it can also be spiced up in numerous ways. So, without further ado, here are some easy bun hairstyles for medium length hair!
Top Knot Bun
For the comfortable yet classy look, the top knot bun is the ideal choice in terms of hairstyle. To get it, nothing was simpler, as it can greatly complement casual wear, and also looks chic when combined with an evening dress and/or a gown. On a bad hair day, this hairdo can be your savior, too. Furthermore, you should not be afraid of wearing it, as it fits any hair texture and face shape. Adding accessories to this hairstyle can bling it up in ways you didn’t think were possible!
The Side Bun
The side bun is a hairdo that inspires youth and freshness. Offered mostly as an alternative to the upward bun, the side one becomes more and more popular, especially with young celebrities. For a night out, or going at a party, this hairdo is nothing short of perfect. What is even more appealing is that you don’t even need a professional hair stylist to do it to you. To get this fabulous style, just give your hair a side part, leaving a part of the forehead covered with hair. Don’t be afraid to add flowers or other jewelery in your bun, as it will leave a delightful impression on the viewers!
The Messy Bun
The messy bun is a variation of the top knot bun, with the difference that this hairdo gives you a wild and untamed aspect. With the bun being not so high on your head, you can really improve your casual and fun look with this new hairdo. Especially if you’re young, you’ll look carefree but gorgeous at the same time. The secret to the messy bun is to pull out some strands of hair from the bun and nape of your neck so that your face gets a perfect frame.
The Braided Bun
Moving away from the ‘youth’ section, the braided bun is a hairstyle that everyone can get. Its design, particularly useful for women with long and thicker hair will find that this hairstyle is getting that elegant, yet nonchalant bun that will surely attract some viewers. Moreover, this hairstyle is ideal for proms and weddings. Unlike the previous ones, this hairdo requires the attention of a professional hairstylist, however, an Indian variation is extremely popular with Western women.
The Messy Bun Updo
This hairstyle is particularly popular these days, especially with celebrities. You can rest assured, and you can fit this hairstyle with any dress, pants, or jeans, because you simply cannot go wrong with it. To get this hairstyle, just apply some mousse in your hair, make a pony tail, and finally, just wrap what’s remained of your hair around the base of the pony tail. Secure your hairstyle with pins at the base and you’re good to go! To add some extra flair to your hairdo, just take a comb and lift some sections of your hair around the crown area.