A french braided bun is so easy. Just check out these 6 tutorials

As a work-at-home business owner, I don't have a lot of time to spend on my hair. More often than not, my hair ends up in a ponytail or a bun. But, sometimes (a lot) I get bored with the bun or I have a quick video conference I need to do, and I want to look like I made an effort. That's where the braided bun arrives.
The French braid bun is quick, and it looks like you spent a lot more time getting ready than you really did. If you need something that's pretty and easy, you'll want to try one of these tutorials.
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1. Romantic French braided bun (h/t Twist Me Pretty)
If you have long hair that tends to get wavy or curly, this is an effortless look that only takes a few minutes to master. A little bit of pancaking can make help loosen up a braid that's a bit too tight for a fuller, more relaxed style.
2. Bohemian bun (h/t Aquamarine Makeup)
For days when you want something a little more pulled together, or you just need to get your hair out of your face an off your neck, this Bohemian bun is a good choice. It's quick, super comfortable, and likely to stay in place all day.
3. Neverending French (h/t Princess Hairstyles)
This is such a cute look for little girls, especially if they love to run, play, and get all sweaty. It's perfect for family pictures or just keeping their hair tidy for a day or two. And, don't be shy, teens and adults can rock this look too.
4. French braid messy bun (h/t Missy Sue)
If you only have a few minutes, but you want to look pulled together before you head out the door, try this 5-minute style. You just braid one side of the head, so you'll save time there.
5. Upside down French braid bun (h/t Luxy Hair)
Sometimes you need a look that works for something a little more formal. This upside-down braid is a beautiful choice. This style is great going from workday to night on the town.
6. Side French braid bun (h/t Stylishly Me)
Not going to lie, this braid may take a little bit longer, but the result is worth the extra effort. The beautiful braid is elegant and sturdy, so you won't have to worry about fixing your hair all day.
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