5 Easy Bun Hairstyles for Long and Medium Hair

Another festivity, or a special date with your loved one, or an important event to attend, bun hairstyles are always good to go for all types of occasions and celebrations!

While creating such buns can be a little tricky, but if you have medium or long length hair, then you can try these spectacular bun hairstyles. All these hairstyles are different and the best thing is that they can be prepared at home.

So, ladies what are you waiting for? Want to get that chic look and carry the most trending bun hairstyle, then check them out!

  1. Flowery Hairdo with Messy Finish and Texture

You might find this flowery hairdo intricate but to your surprise, it is one of the easiest hairdos for long and medium hair. The elegant bun with a textured messy finish and appealing highlights can enhance the entire look to a great extent. This hairdo is ideal for an evening out!

Things You Need

Steps to Style

  1. Wash your hair and prepare them with some heat protectant and texturizing spray.
  2. Pick up about a 1-inch section of hair and curl it using the curling tool.
  3. Do this for all hair and once you are done brush back your hair.
  4. Divide your hair into 2 sections and tie them into two equal ponytails one above the second one.
  5. Take the lower ponytail and twist it completely to create a messy bun.
  6. Secure the bun on your head with bobby pins.
  7. Take the top ponytail and pick up 1-inch section and roll it into a ringlet. Pin it with help of pins.
  8. Repeat all the steps till all hairs are tied into ringlets.
  9. Spray medium holds sprays to complete your look.


  1. High Topknot Bun

This is one of the sporty and glamorous buns that can be carried with any look. The best thing is that you can prepare this look in just a few minutes. Even it can add some height and hence make you look tall.


Things You Need

  • Strong-hold hairspray
  • Bobby pins
  • Hair Elastics
  • Fine-toothed comb
  • Texturizing spray

Steps to Style

  1. Wash and air dry your hair. Prepare with some texturizing spray.
  2. Take a fine-toothed comb and comb back your entire hair. Create a high ponytail exactly on the crown of your head.
  3. Twist the ponytail till the end and roll it up to create a high bun.
  4. You may secure the bun with bobby pins and push it into around circumference.
  5. Finish the look with few spritzes of your favorite strong hold hairspray to keep the bun in place.


  1. Gorgeous Bouffant with Side Bang

If you desire to channel out your entire elegance and sophistication, then the bouffant hair bun is perfect for you. With a sophisticated and appealing look, you can be a gorgeous lady in the room with this hairstyle. Few messy flairs and small side bangs are just perfect to complete the glamorous look!

Things You Need

  • Hairspray for Lasting Hold
  • Bobby Pins
  • French Twisting Hair Clip
  • Smoothening Hair Serum
  • Fine-toothed Comb
  • Teasing Comb
  • Sectioning Clip
  • Texturizing Spray

Steps to Style

  1. Wash your hair and prepare it with a light texturizing spray.
  2. Take a 1-inch section of your hair along the hairline of your face with the help of sectioning clip.
  3. Tease down the remaining hair that has been sectioned with a teasing comb. This will create some volume to the bouffant.
  4. Once your entire hair is teased, smooth down the sectioned hair over the teased hair for covering it.
  5. Take some hair smoothening serum and rub it with a fine-toothed comb. Run the serum all over the external layer of the bouffant.
  6. Take all your hair and twist them until the end.
  7. Roll the hair vertically in order to create a French twist bun. Secure the bun with a French twisted comb.
  8. Place more bobby pins into a French twist in order to secure it in place.
  9. As the final touch, take some strong holding hairspray in order to secure the hairdo in place.


  1. High Bun Wrapped in Braid

Want to get that millionaire look! Then you must try this amazing hairstyle. This classy bun is suitable for all face types and is ideal for those who wish to avail that beautiful Barbie look. It is cute, classy, and at the same time so adorable. So, just try it out!

Things You Need

  • Hairspray offering light-hold
  • Smoothening Serum
  • Bobby Pins
  • Hair Elastics
  • Straightening Iron
  • Hair Protectant Spray

Steps to Style

  1. Prepare your washed and air dried hair with heat protectant.
  2. Take up a 1-inch section of hair at a time and straighten them completely.
  3. Part hair on one side.
  4. Take your entire hair and create a high ponytail.
  5. Pick up 3 – inch section of hair from the ponytail and create a braid. Secure the braid with a hair elastic.
  6. Leave the braid aside. Now, twist the ponytail till the end and roll it up into a neat bun.
  7. Secure the bun on your head around the border braid. Secure the bun with bobby pins.
  8. Finish the look with some smoothening serum and hairspray to keep the bun in place.


  1. Low Height Bun with Smooth Vintage Curls

Whether it is your date out, or whether it is a prom party, if you want to capture that attention with your chic and trending hairstyle, then this is an amazing hairstyle to go with. Moreover, the messy, vintage waves will create the more dramatic look. You can tie these curls into a small, low-height bun at your neck’s nape to create a hairstyle that is absolutely marvelous.

Things You Need

  • Bobby Pins
  • Holding Hairspray
  • Hair Elastic
  • 1-inch curling iron
  • Heat Protectant spray
  • Texturizing spray

Steps to Style

  1. Shampoo your hair and let them dry. Once they are dry completely, you may take some heat protectant and texturizing spray and apply on the dry hair.
  2. Pick up 2 – inch sections of the hair at a time and curl them well.
  3. Part hair on one side.
  4. Leave out the bangs and gather your entire hair at the back to create a ponytail.
  5. Twist the ponytail well till the very end. Now create a slightly loose bun with it.
  6. Secure your bun to the head with bobby pins.
  7. Take the bangs on the left side and twist them loosely. Pin the bangs back.
  8. Repeat all the steps till you are done with all your hair.
  9. Finish the look with medium hairspray to secure the bun in place.

Medium and long hair lengths are the best to go with. These lengths can be altered into various forms to create various styles and hairdo. So, you can select from any of these amazing bun hairstyles to look more stylish and classy with just a few efforts.

Try these bun hairstyles and surely you will get compliments. Do tell us about your experience and stay glamorous!

Author Bio :

Yuan Chen is a Manager at T1Hairs- Online Brazilian Hair Extension Company.He has more than 6 years of experience in Hairdressing Industry and has a good reputation in this field.


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