Whether you’re heading to a winter ballet or a dance party, a bun can keep you looking cool and elegant (especially if you start getting down to some Rihanna in an overheated bar). However, if you don’t do a bun right, you could end up looking like an uptight bore. Instead, check out Allure’s tips, taking notes from superstars, like Charlize Theron, and add a sparkly accessory. Go tousled and create rough texture and volume that will flatter your face using some beach spray and a blow dryer, or supersize by creating waves with a curling for an imperfect finish—that’s absolutely perfect.
3 Ways to Dress Up a Bun