On top of the obvious advantage of keeping hair off your neck during those sweltering days of summer, the low bun isn’t afraid of some humidity, rain or wind. Your duchess-inspired ‘do will hold strong through any unexpected change in weather…while others are complaining about their blowout frizzing at the first sign of a shower.
IT'S HAT (OR FASCINATOR!) FRIENDLY
Protecting your skin from the sun is a must-do during the summer months, and the low bun pairs perfectly with everything from a baseball cap to a Panama hat. Meghan, of course, uses the style while wearing fascinators.
YOU CAN KEEP THINGS CASUAL...
Heading to a baseball game or picnic in the park? Keep things hassle-free with Meghan’s signature style. Keep things loose with a few pieces hanging out in front to give off the royal’s laid-back California girl vibe.
...OR GLAM IT UP
Meghan stuck to her favorite hairstyle for her wedding day, giving off an Audrey Hepburn aura with her perfectly undone updo. It’s the perfect look for any wedding guest as well (especially when the ceremony takes place outside!) or a fabulous date night.
PLUS, IT TRANSITIONS FROM DAY TO NIGHT
No need to redo your ‘do! A low bun like Meghan’s effortlessly makes the transition from day to evening, as evidenced by her wedding reception look.
IT'S EASY TO DO...
No stylist required! Simply gather your hair into a low ponytail, twist and secure with bobby pins. If pieces come loose and fall out, don’t sweat it — it’s all part of the relaxed look. If your hair is long enough to pull back, there’s no stopping you.
...AND ANYONE CAN PULL IT OFF
Meghan’s low bun flatters any face shape. Plus, you can play with how high you place the style and use face framing pieces to make it compliment your look even further.
YOUR OUTFIT GETS THE SPOTLIGHT...
Meghan’s style can’t be overlooked…and that’s in part because her hair lets her ensemble do most of the talking! When you’re breaking out a new outfit, especially with a killer neckline, consider tying back your hair to create a distraction-free zone.
...AND YOU CAN SHOW OFF YOUR EARRING COLLECTION
Want to put your jewelry at the forefront? Flaunt your favorite earrings by getting your hair out of the way…and let the compliments pour in on both!