Spicy Space Buns

Hi everyone. I’m still working on my second South Africa vlog, so, in the mean time, I thought I would put up a fun little post about experimenting with hairstyles.

Now I know space buns aren’t exactly new or very experimental for most people, but they’re a hair style I haven’t had much experience with myself. I decided to try them out and was not disappointed.

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I put my hair up in a single bun all the time, so I though adding one more wouldn’t be too difficult. I didn’t think about the time it would take to part my hair down the middle. It honestly took me quite a while to get a nice even part down the middle.

I’m not one of those people who can only worry about what my hair looks like from the front. I really really hate a hair part that isn’t even. I couldn’t get mine exactly perfect, but I’m happy to say it didn’t have any really noticeable uneven bits.

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Putting my hair into the actual space buns was the easy part. The only thing I struggled with was getting them to look symmetrical. I usually wind my buns counterclockwise. It worked great for the bun on my left side, Β but winding the bun on the right side counterclockwise didn’t look as great. It just had the tendency to sag.

I tried winding the bun clockwise, but I just couldn’t get that to look quite right. Instead, I ended up aiming to put the bun on the right side higher than it was supposed to be. That way, when it sagged, it would be in the right place.

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I think they ended up looking pretty good. I felt super cute all day. It was definitely a good hair day. I’m planning on trying these space buns again because I think they’ll become easier to do with a bit more practice.

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I would highly encourage you guys to try a hairstyle that’s a little out of your comfort zone. You might end up really liking it. Thanks for reading!

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