90ddecd3bd5f3a903902 high bun step by step

The high bun is the original silhouette of the now classic topknot and while topknots haven’t waned in popularity, they are undergoing an upgrade for the season. Taking on a more refined role and structure. A timeless high bun shows off the shoulders and cheekbones and compliments countless outfits. In this tutorial, Sherri Jessee shows us how to achieve an effortless look with just a few quick tips.


1. Smooth hair high up on the head and secure with an elastic 
(If hair is thick or textured, performing a directional blow dry will aid in creating a seamless look.)

2. Move the ponytail forward and pin a bun pad on the head. 

3. Sweep the ponytail back and cover the bun pad. Pin the 

4. Pin a hair extension on at the base of the bun. 

5. Wrap the extension around the bun and pin to secure. 

6. Accessorize with a pearl necklace or a floral headband. 

Hair & Makeup: Sherri Jessee

Photo: Nathan Mays

Model: Shelsi Webb

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