How to Create a Flawless Donut Bun on Natural Hair

Creating the perfect donut bun can be very difficult for some of us – especially those of us with short to medium length hair. Here is the perfect way to create a beautiful hair bun with the aid of a sock bun. A video tutorial on how to create a sock bun can be found at the end of this post.

How to Make a Flawless Donut Bun 

Read the steps below or watch the video above to see how a flawless donut/sock but can be created.

Step 1
Put hair into a ponytail.


Step 2
Put donut ring over the ponytail to the base of the ponytail. (It should be lying against your head).

Step 3
Spread hair evenly over the donut/sock bun. Use a brush or comb to smoothen if desired.


Step 4
Put a small ponytail holder smoothly over the bun to spread the hair evenly over the bun filler. You should/may have lots of loose hair sticking out from the sides of your bun.

Step 4
Put tight ponytail holder smoothly over the bun. You should/may have lots of loose hair sticking out from the sides of your bun.


Step 5

Wrap the loose hair around the base of the bun and secure with pins or a ponytail holder to hide the loose hairs.

How to Make a Sock/Donut Bun Filler

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