December 20, 2016

DIY Braided Space Buns Tutorial

Braided Space Buns

Ready to launch your hair into adorable orbits with a simple yet stunning braided bun tutorial? We’re here to guide you through every step, ensuring your space buns land flawlessly.

Step-By-Step Braided Space Buns Tutorial

These signature braids will put your hairstyling skills to the test. It’s inspired by Princess Leia from Star Wars and is perfect for parties, a fun night out, and those looking to make a splash. Anyone sporting these braids is sure to be the center of attention. This Tutorial comes from Hope Hughes, Cosmetology student at La’ James International College. Hope shows you how to create braided space buns in just five easy steps. You will need a comb, two elastic hair ties, and bobby pins.

Anyone can bring these braided space buns to life with a little practice! Consider trying it out on a wig or your friend to master your skills. If you want to do it on yourself, it helps to have a spotter watch your work to make sure the double buns are symmetrical.

What you’ll need

  • A comb
  • Two hair elastics
  • Bobby pins
  • RUSK Gloss Wax.

Necessary Steps

Step 1: Begin by gently brushing your hair to eliminate all tangles and knots, ensuring a smooth and manageable foundation for the styling process.


Step 2: Create a middle parting down the center.


Step 3: Now it’s time to braid your hair. Create two neat, visible braids from your nape to the crown area where the double buns should fall. Then secure with the braids with hair ties.

Braided Space Buns

Step 4: Transform the braided ponytails into buns. Gently twist them into a refined braided bun and secure the creation with bobby pins for a secure and stylish finish.

Braided Space Buns

Step 5: Get rid of any loose hairs or flyaways with RUSK Gloss Wax, , ensuring a sleek final touch to your braided space buns hairstyle.

Braided Space Buns

Fantastic job, Hope! Thank you for sharing these great tips & for participating in today’s #LjicTuesTorial!

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