How To Do A Chignon Bun In 6 Easy Steps

Learn how to create an easy and utterly chic chignon bun in just 6 steps.
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A chignon bun or chignon is simply an updo hairstyle that features a low bun at the nape of the neck. The name of this hairstyle comes from the French phrase ‘chignon du cou’ which can be literally translated as ‘nape of the neck’.

This refined and sophisticated low bun works across most hair types and is ideal for weddings, proms, partying the night away at a summer soirée – or even to add a Parisian chic touch while in the office.

There’s no need to be intimidated by the chignon bun. You can easily create this ‘do by watching our video tutorial.

1

Section Hair.

Create two sections at the front, you can use hair clips to secure in place.

2

Create A Ponytail.

Brush the back section into a low ponytail and secure with an elastic.

3

Tie End Of Ponytail.

Secure the end of your ponytail with an elastic band.

4

Roll And Tuck Ponytail.

Loop and roll your ponytail over to create a chignon shape and secure with bobby pins.

5

Twist Your Front Sections.

Loop and roll your ponytail over to create a chignon shape and secure with bobby pins.

6

Use Hairspray.

Finish with a spritz of the TRESemmé Botanique Natural Hold Hairspray.

 

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