As the season changes, so do your skincare products and the hues in your makeup. But your hairstyle remains the same – ponytail, bun or all down. Don’t you think it’s time you upgraded that as well? No matter what your hair length, you will agree that braids keep your hair. But that doesn’t mean you tie your hair in the same old braid style every day.

So, what’s a girl to do? Combine two of the most popular hairstyles - braids and buns - that’s what. We’re talking about the Dutch braid bun. This chic hairstyle is easy to create and will instantly take your overall look several notches higher.

Can’t wait to give it a try? Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you ace this super chic hairstyle.

You will need:

- Hairbrush

- Hair tie

- Hair spray


How to create a Dutch braid bun:

How to create a Dutch braid bun

Step 01: Brush your hair to get rid of tangles

Step 02: Bend over and flip your hair in the front. Position or rest your head as braiding the hair might take some time

Step 03: Pick three small, even sections of hair from the base of your head

Step 04: Now begin Dutch braiding your hair, take the right strand and place it behind the middle strand between it and the left strand. Repeat the same on the left strand and continue braiding till you reach the middle of your hair

regular bun upgrade by giving it a dutch braid twist

Step 05: Hold it tightly, close to your scalp for a neat look and add the remaining unbraided hair to it

Step 06: Twist the braid around the centre point of the head and secure with a hair tie or bobby pins. Finish off by spraying some hair spray to keep the hair in place

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