How To Get A Messy Chignon

Rachel Adler

The best hairstyles are the kind that 1.) you don’t need to wash your hair in order to do, and 2.) can be achieved in a matter of minutes. Which is why we’re loving the fact that low chignons are trendy, and not only have that effortlessly chic look and feel – but actually are almost effortless.

Matt Fugate of Sally Hershberger Salon stopped by our studios to show us how quick and easy a messy chignon was to achieve. Watch the video above for his tips and keep this hairstyle on hand for any of those mornings when you hit the snooze button just a few too many times.

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Step 1:
Sweep all of your hair to the side of your head and secure with elastic.
Step 2: Lightly backcomb your hair for body.
Step 3: Twist the hair back around your elastic.
Step 4: Secure with pins.