25 Trendiest Low Bun Hairstyles for Women

When it comes to sophisticated and chic bun hairstyles, the low bun is at the top of the list. For any hair texture and face shape, it’s easy to create so you can get on with your day in the morning. You can also put your own spin on the style by playing with colorful scrunchies, headbands, and hair clips.

 

Cute Low Bun Hairstyle Ideas

Here are the 25 best ways to wear a low bun.

1. Small Bun for Short Hair

low bun hairstyle for women

This small bun works best for thin or short hair. Whether you’re working out or just hanging out at the house, it’s a quick look pulled together in minutes.

 

2. Twisted Bun with Bangs

low bun hairstyle for women

Try giving your bun a special design like a rose shape for an update on the classic do. Long straight bangs help to frame the hairstyle.

 

3. Low Ponytail Bun

low ponytail bun

Having trouble controlling your thick hair? A low bun using the sock bun method will beautifully style up your locks in less than five minutes.

 

4. Easy Low Bun

easy low bun

The quickest method of creating a low bun is by forming a low ponytail and wrapping the hair around it. Pull out a few tendrils around the face and wear a sparkly necklace.

 

5. Low Ballerina Bun

low ballerina bun

Instead of a high ballerina bun, go low and secure it right above the nape of the neck. Fancy it up by pulling out curly tendrils around the bun to maintain softness. Secure with a classy hairpin.

 

6. Low Messy Bun

low messy bun

For quick chic style, you can pull together in the morning before work, form a messy bun and decorate with your favorite jewelry.

 

7. Low Bun Updo

low bun updo

This low bun updo is very thick and rounded. Hair is twisted from temples and over the ears with loose pieces of hair all around the head.

 

8. Sleek Low Bun

sleek low bun

A low bun smoothed down and free of bumps is a popular look on runways and the red carpet. Secure this one centered between the ears, pairing with a sparkly dangly earring.

 

9. Braided Low Bun

braided low bun

Form a deep side part and twist a section of hair across the hairline, securing it into a braid. Wind the braid up into a low bun to make a style your girls will be jealous of.

 

10. Low Wedding Bun

low wedding bun

For your special day, a low bun will have your back. Create a messy bun or a ponytail first and wind it around loosely. Top it all off with loose curled tendrils.

 

11. Low Side Bun

low side bun

Before making this low bun, comb your hair so it’s free of knots and tangles. Grab all of your hair and twist it before securing it in a bun. Worn alone or with a cute hat, the style is timeless.

 

12. Low Space Buns

low space buns

Two high space buns are adorable in themselves, but wearing them low is even cuter. Thicken them up with curls first and pull out a section of hair to cover temples for softness.

 

13. Low Bun for Short Hair

low bun for short hair

You’ll get this low bun style when you have thin or short hair. Its smallness is super cute, especially when you wear a fun hair clip above it.

 

14. Loose Low Bun

loose low bun

Make a low loose bun by avoiding making it too tight at the neckline. The looser it is, the more hair will fall away freely for flirty, casual vibes.

 

15. Low Curly Bun

If your hair texture is curly, you’re in luck! It easily thickens up a low bun hairstyle to look full and healthy. The loose hair around the ears makes them look even more pretty.

 

16. Low Middle Parted Bun

low middle parted bun

For sleek style, form a center part and brush away bumps before making a low braid and winding it up in a bun. This is a more formal style that looks great with a pretty dress.

 

17. Low Bun for Prom

low bun for prom

Another beautiful formal hairstyle is this low bun with a smooth side bang. To get sleekness, straighten the hair first to banish frizz. Slide in a pretty hair clip near the ear or leave as is.

 

18. Low Bun with Side Part

low bun with side part

A deep side part will give a low bun even more dimension. Twist it loosely at the nape of the neck to show off your face’s angles.

 

19. Low Bun Hairstyle for Black Hair

low bun hairstyle for black hair

Black hair that is thick is the perfect texture for a large low bun. A center part is all you need to worry about to get an effortless, quick style that will last all day.

 

20. Low Chignon Bun

low chignon bun

The chignon means ‘nape of the neck,’ which is exactly where this low bun is secured. To dress it up, make a French braid first, then loosen up hair around the face.

 

21. Low Cornrow Bun

low cornrow bun

Have your hairstylist form about eight thin or thick (depending on your hair texture) cornrows around the head. You can wear them loose or wind them up in a low bun.

 

22. Low Bun with Bangs

low bun with bangs

In need of a beautiful look for a dance or interview? A French braid secured into a low bun and paired with straight blunt-cut bangs that graze the eyebrows is super chic.

 

23. Low Dreadlock Bun

If your style has morphed into dreadlocks, a jumbo low bun is very boho when the top half of the hair is covered in a colorful headband. Wrap the dreadlocks in a beaded hair tie for flower-child vibes.

 

24. Low Bun for Thin Hair

low bun for thin hair

While wearing your thin hair loose or decorated with waves is pretty on its own, a low bun gives a classic style you can take anywhere. Keep the front half loose to avoid harsh vibes.

 

25. Multiple Low Buns

multiple low buns

Why only try one low bun when you can have four? Section off four areas of the hair first, then secure in four twisty buns.

 

No matter which low bun hairstyle you end up with, all of them are classy and respectable. Be prepared to be giving hair advice to all your friends!