We showed you how to create the classic baby bun hairstyle. But now, it’s time to up the ante with a new challenge: braided baby buns. In this tutorial, we break down the step-by-step process so you can create the look at home.

Baby Bun Tutorial

Step 1: Part Hair & Create the Left Side Braid

Baby Bun Tutorial

Step 2: Create the Right Side Braid

Repeat the directions from Step 1 above to create the second braid on your right side.

Baby Bun Tutorial

Step 3: Twist the Left Side Braid into a Bun

Take the left side braid and twist it around the elastic band at the crown to create a bun. Use bobby pins along the way to ensure the bun is secure.

PRO TIP: Check out our list of bobby pin beauty hacks to prevent slippage!

Baby Bun Tutorial

Step 4: Create the Right Side Bun

Repeat the directions from Step 3 above to create the second bun on your right side.

PRO TIP: Spritz your ‘do with an extra hold hair spray to keep flyaways at bay. We recommend Elnett Satin Hairspray by L'Oréal Paris.

Baby Bun Tutorial

Baby Bun Tutorial

Makeup: Diana Alba

Model: Suzanna Katalana

Photo: Jessica Schramm

Are you ready to get it ‘twisted’ after seeing this hair tutorial? Sound off in the comments below!

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