7 Messy Hair Bun Ideas for Pinoy Men

Give your man bun a new look by styling it the messy hair bun way.

Want to grow your hair long? Go ahead. And when you do, you’ll realize that you have plenty of hairstyles that you can experiment with. One of these is a messy hair bun. Are you ready to rock this hairstyle? Check out these ideas that we’ve rounded up just for you.

Messy hair bun ideas you should try

1. Messy Samurai Bun

Messy hair bun: Asian man with a samurai bun wearing a maroon long-sleeved shirt
Don’t worry about loose strands as they help give you a stylish messy hair bun. Credit: Dennie Ramon

You can make your samurai bun as clean or as messy as you want. For a messy hair bun, the trick there is to not fix your hair while styling it. Just gather your hair as is, tie it to form a bun, and add a rope accessory. Got loose strands? Just leave them be.

Editor’s tip: Frequently tying your hair can cause breakage. Avoid this by using CLEAR Anti-Hairfall Anti-Dandruff Shampoo for Men. With this shampoo, you minimize hairfall while fighting dandruff, too. 

2. Messy High Bun

Asian man with high messy hair bun wearing a denim jacket
Get things done with a messy high man bun. Credit: Hariono Halim

The messy high bun makes for a presko hairstyle for men on a hot, summer day. It’s perfect for a busy day at work or when you’re spending the day outdoors. This hairstyle will keep you feeling fresh all day long!

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3. Half-up Man Bun

half up man bun hairstyle
The “hun” or half-up man bun gives you a scruffy, masculine vibe. Credit: Dvora

If your hair is not long enough to go for the full ponytail, then, you can do this half ponytail bun instead. It’s still very masculine and is a great messy hair bun style. You can leave loose strands around your face or opt to keep it all together in your half ponytail. Exude that relaxed look as you head to wherever you want to go.

4. Messy low bun

Blonde man with a messy low bun wearing a light gray suit
Chill out in style with a messy low bun. Credit: indigitalimages.com

Nope, it’s not true that messy low buns are just for girls. It can do for any long hair! Just finger-comb it to keep its messy look.

Editor’s tip: Have some control over your hair by applying some VO5 Rework Putty. With this putty, you can some grip and texture on your hair without making your strands stiff, so you can change hairstyles anytime. 

5. Messy Bun with Sideburns

guy wearing eyeglasses looks to the side to show his sideburns
Look masculine with sideburns. Credit: Shutterstock

Though your entire hair is long, your sideburns remain short and its shape visible. You can even make the short part run all the way to the back so it outlines your hair.

6. Messy Hair Bun with Eyeglasses

messy hair bun: guy wears sunglasses with this man bun
Go ahead and rock those eyeglasses with your man bun. Credit: Shutterstock

Do you wear eyeglasses and feel like it’s making you look more mature? Don’t worry t because this messy hair bun can save the day. The messy bun with eyeglasses combo can make you look quirky and even help you create your signature style. The loose strands add a gentler touch to your overall look.

7. Long and curly

guy wearing a blue shirt is facing sideways to reveal his man bun
Curly + long + messy = relaxed vibe. Credit: Shutterstock

Your long and curly hair can be put into a messy hair bun. In fact, it’s a good idea for a hairstyle because you’ll be able to manage your hair. And because it’s curly, you don’t even have to make it intentionally messy. Just put it up and turn it into a bun and you’re good to go. It’s perfect for the beach and on a busy day of working in your garage.

8. Curly and Messy

messy hair bun: man is facing almost sideways and is wearing a coat
Look handsome in a curly messy hair bun. Credit: Shutterstock

If you have curly hair and you want to grow it long, you can most certainly do this curly and messy hair bun style. It looks very masculine and with the accent of your beard, you’ll look really attractive.

The messy hair bun is a great option for men with long hair. Now, you won’t have to worry about how you can keep your hair looking cool and well-styled.