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Get the look of a professional haircut or hairstyle without the salon prices by watching the videos in this hair styling series from Howcast.
You Will Need
- Ponytail-length or longer hair
- A comb
- Two hair sticks, 5 to 9 inches long
- Bobby pins (optional)
Comb any tangles out of your hair.
Gather hair at crown
Gather your hair at the crown and twist it tightly along the entire length.
Make a bun
Twist your hair into a tight bun.
Hold hair in place
Hold the bun securely in place at the bottom with one hand.
Push in the stick
Using your free hand, insert one stick through the hair at the top left-hand side.
Push through gently
Push gently up and down, catching small locks as you go, to end in a slant from top to bottom.
Insert second stick
Push in the other stick, through the right-hand side, perpendicular to the other stick.