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Royal Chignon

Royal weddings are a league of their own, so it's only natural that we couldn’t help but get caught up in the ceremony, grandeur, and, of course, breathtaking hairstyles surrounding this regal affair. While we may not be marrying a prince or ever live in a castle (sigh), we can still feel like a princess with this twisted back, romantic chignon.

Just like the new generation of rule-breaking royals, this elegant chignon—inspired by the royal wedding and the princess-to-be’s bun— balances contemporary style with timeless glamour and grace for a final look we know everyone will bow for.

With TRESemmé you can achieve this chignon hairstyle in just four steps. Scroll down to learn how to do a chignon bun that will leave you feeling like a princess.

  • 01
    Stylist spraying TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Heat Protection Spray on model

    STEP 1:

    Wash your hair with TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Shampoo and Conditioner to create a frizz-free foundation. Then, spray TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Heat Protection Spray to prevent damage then blow hair dry with a paddle brush, letting the natural texture of your hair come through.

  • 02
    Stylist creating a low ponytail

    STEP 2:

    Part your hair in the center and separate into three sections. Tie a hair elastic around the middle section to create a low ponytail.Open in new window Twist the two front sections inwards toward the base of your ponytail and secure with bobby pins.

  • 03
    Stylist shaping a model's bun

    STEP 3:

    Twist the ponytail into a loose bun at the nape of your neck - don’t worry about making it look perfect - and pin in place.

    STYLIST TIP: For added texture, spray hair with the TRESemmé Volumizing Dry Shampoo and tease your ponytail before creating the bun.

  • 04
    TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hair Spray

    STEP 4:

    Finish the look with the new TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hair Spray Hold Level 3: Boost to keep the look in place without creating stiffness.


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