Top 15 Bun Hairstyles for Short Hair – A Complete Guide
Ladies with short hair, buckle up; it’s your time to trend. Gone are the days when only those with lengthy locks could experiment with different hairstyles. Short hair is a trend that is here to stay. Apart from having its own perks, such as being low-maintenance, easy-to-style, etc., there are numerous hairstyles that you can sport with short hair too. The pixie look, side braid, blunt bob, braided crown, and the list goes on. Thought you would be missing out on the bun hairstyle because of your short hair? Well, think again, for the short hair bun styles are here, and you certainly wouldn’t want to miss out on them.
Below, we are going to guide you through some of the finest bun hairstyles for short hair. So, let’s get started without any further ado:
Easy Bun Hairstyle For Short Hair
1. Half Bun Hairstyle
To get a half bun hairstyle for short hair, start by combing your hair into two parts, in line with your temples. Next, gather the top section of your locks into a ponytail. Once you secure your hair with an elastic band, jot small sections of the ponytail around the hairband to cover it, creating a tiny bun.
2. Space Buns
Ready to become Princess Leia? To create a space bun, pull the upper portion of your locks into a half updo. You can also separate your hair into two sections and pin your hair up into two space buns. To make sure that your locks are secured and styled properly, you can consider including braids into your space buns.
3. Boho Double Knot
You must begin by parting your locks into four equal sections (two on the front and two on the back). Then, take a section from the back and coil it to create a bun. Repeat the same with the other section at the back. Lastly, pull each front section toward the back bun so that it drapes over your ears. Voila, you’re all set to flaunt your boho double knot.
4. High Bun
The high bun hairstyle for short hair is the easiest updo to pull off. Firstly, gather your hair into a high ponytail, then twist it to create a bun by wrapping the hair around itself. Secure your high bun with an elastic band and bobby pins.
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5. Low Bun
The low bun gives you a cool and relaxed look. To create the low bun, gather your hair into a loose, messy ponytail on the nape of your neck. With the other hand, wrap the ponytail around itself to create a bun shape. Secure your low bun with a hair tie. It’s an easy bun hairstyle for short hair.
6. Pigtail Bun
You might have donned pigtail braids as a kid, but this time, you can sport it with a stylish adult vibe. The pigtail bun offers a laid-back look and messy sophistication. All you have to do is simply gather your hair into pigtails and loop them into messy twists.
7. Messy Buns For Short Hair
Messy buns can give you a refreshing look. To create a messy bun, lift up the top strands of your hair; then, with a fine-toothed comb, comb your hair from the roots to the tips while holding the strands up. Create a ponytail and secure it with an elastic band at the root to finish the bun.
8. Side Bun
Side bun hairstyle for short hair can be a perfect fit for fancy occasions. To create a side bun, push the hair either to the left or the right, per your preference, to create the partition. Create a bun by gathering the hair on that side of your head. Hold the gathered hair and secure it with a hair tie and a few bobby pins.
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9. Donut Bun Hairstyle
To create a donut bun hairstyle for short hair, you must pull your hair together and comb it to create a short ponytail. Now slip the donut bun (elastic hairband) into the ponytail, then cover the bun with your hands. After this, you can use another elastic band to secure it and twirl the remaining tresses around the bun.
10. Twisted Updo Bun
To create a twisted updo bun, you can start by using the Godrej Professional Hold It Hair Spray to set your hair and achieve a long-lasting hold. Clip up the top section of your hair (this will become the twist later), and gather the remaining hair into a low ponytail and wrap it to form a bun. Then, unclip the top section and create a side partition. Coil the top right side and wrap it around your bun. Continue wrapping and pinning the section to form a twisted updo bun.
11. Braided Bun
Braid three small-sized cornrows in the back, stopping at the crown. Then, create a ponytail and pull your braids into the ponytail using an elastic band. Wrap your ponytail into a tight knot by using the ends of your braids and the loose hair at the front. To finish the look, use the Shine On! Shine Hair Spray to don an everlasting sheen.
12. Loop Bun
Secure your hair at the nape of your neck and use an elastic hairband to hold them tightly in place. Now, loop the ends of your hair once more (only halfway) through the elastic. Wrap the excess hair around the base and secure them with a bobby pin.
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13. Curly Buns With Hair Flower
Short hair bun styles may need something extra to help them standout, and a white floral accessory can complement your short hair bun like nothing else.
14. Classic Ballet Bun
Simply gather your locks into a ponytail at the top of your head and secure them. To make the bun appear fuller, open the elastic band and pull the hair up halfway through to create a loop. Take the excess hair leftover from the loop and coil it around the base to hide the elastic.
15. Short Swoops And Curls
To create short swoops and curls, you must gather your hair into a mid-height ponytail. After this, curl the sections with a small barrel iron and secure the curls with hair pins.
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Now that you have a fair understanding of simple bun hairstyle for short hair, it’s time you cherish your short hair and don your favourite bun hairstyle. To style your hair in a better way, you can make use of the hair styling products offered by Godrej Professional. Visit our online Godrej Professional store and check out the wide range of haircare products, now!