DIY: Draped Chignon Style for a Special Evening
Chignon Hair Style is elegant style that is perfect for a special evening out.
Steps to make Draped Chignon Hair style
- Part the hair in the center from the forehead to the middle of the crown. Comb the side hair and scoop the back hair into a low ponytail using a covered band.
- Loosely braid the ponytail - take the right strand over the center strand, the left over the center, the right over the center again and so on, continuing to the end. Secure the end with a small band, then tuck the end under and around in a loop and secure.
- Swirl this hair over and under the loop and secure with grips. Repeat steps 3 and 4 on the right side.
Time: 5-10 minutes
Easy/Difficulty: quite easy
Hair type: Long, straight
You will Need: covered bands, comb, pins
Tip - Even long hair should be trimmed regularly, at least every two months.
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Chignon for Daily Hair style
This hairstyle is very easy to make. Just pull hair back into a low ponytail, then twist hair into a bun and secure with another ponytail holder/styler.
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In case you have fine hair or require the extra fullness tease lightly at the back and smooth with paddle brush before placing in pony. Fold your pony tail in a very wide figure eight, pinning in place as you fold one side only in front of your ear , pull a long strand of hair, using your curling iron curl one twirly tendril. Spray hair lightly. This one extra touch instantly creates a classic Spanish profile.