Buns are practically the easiest way to wear your hair and look stylish AF! While you may love your messy and top knot buns, there’s a delicious hairstyle for long hair… it’s called the cinnamon bun.

You can wear a cinnamon bun to work or even a party to bring attention to your décolletage. Excited to give this hairdo a try? We have not one but three ways you can wear this chic bun. Let’s begin…


The classic cinnamon bun

The classic cinnamon bun

Step 1: Start by removing tangles and smooth out your hair with the help of a flat brush

Step 2: Spritz some hair spray to ensure your bun stays in place

Step 3: Gather your hair high or low, wherever you wish to place your bun and tie a ponytail

Step 4: Now twist the ponytail and coil it around the base and secure with bobby pins.


The braided cinnamon bun

The braided cinnamon bun

Step 1: Brush your hair and gather it at the back of your head

Step 2: Choose a side where you’d want to place the bun, this can be high, low or on either side of the head

Step 3: Tie a ponytail and then plait it all the way to the ends

Step 4: Roll the braid around the base, tuck the ends inside the bun properly and secure with pins.


The side bun

The side bun

If you are a Star Wars fan, you’d recognize Princess Leah’s cinnamon side buns. The statement side buns are back and they are easy to create

Step 1: Comb your hair and part at the centre to get two sections

Step 2: Tie a ponytail on each side, preferably at the back of your ear, or a little higher if you like

Step 3: Now, twist the length of your ponytail and coil it around the base of the ponytail.

Repeat the same on the other side, and done!