How To Create An elegant Korean Bun

Fancy the elegant bun that Korean women seem to wear so effortlessly? Here’s the secret to how it’s being done.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 1:

Brush your hair.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 2:

Tie your hair into a loose ponytail using a thin elastic band that is closest to your hair color.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 3:

Poke your fingers into the center portion of your hair and pull it apart gently to loosen it a little. This is to create a small opening.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 4:

Pull your ponytail up and push it through the opening. This will create a ‘V’ shape hair roll like below.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 5:

Split the the rest of the ponytail into two sections.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 6:

Twist the two portions together (not too tight) and pull it up.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 7:

Stuff the hair into the ‘V’ intersection of your hair roll to make it into a bun.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 8:

Secure the hair bun with hair pins.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 9:

Voila! By now, you should have an elegant looking bun, which you can simply wear as it is, if you like.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

 

Step 10:

You can also decorate your bun using a nice hair clip like below, or choose one with sparkling rhinestones for a more formal look.

Korean Bun

Korean Bun

So there you go, the ten steps of creating a classic and elegant looking Korean bun effortlessly. In fact, this is one of the easiest bun to create and only takes 5 minutes!