•  Here's exactly how to get a soft chignon like Emma Stone's—in only 4 steps.
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  • Step 1: Part hair completely down the center and pick a side for the chignon to rest on. Pull hair to one side and create two ponytails, one in each hand.
    Photo: © Courtesy of Bill Schultz for StyleCaster
  • Step 2: Tie your smoothed-down hair into a loose knot.
    Photo: © Courtesy of Bill Schultz for StyleCaster
  • Step 3: Wrap one side around to the right and stick a hair pin in to hold. Repeat on the left side and hold with a pin.
    Photo: © Courtesy of Bill Schultz for StyleCaster
  • Step 4: Finish off with a medium-hold hairspray. Voila! A perfect chignon in five minutes.
    Photo: © Courtesy of Bill Schultz for StyleCaster

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Four Steps To A Perfect Chignon


Four Steps To A Perfect Chignon

Get this super-sleek style in under five minutes.

 

When it comes to unbearably chic hairstyles, the elegant chignon is forever our favorite. Simple, sleek and beautiful, this low-slung hairstyle will take you from a weekend brunch to the red carpet…hey, it’s a classic for a reason. So we asked superstar stylist Ashley Hanna-Pisciotta from Mizu in NYC, to show us exactly how we can style a chignon quickly and easily—and she delivered. Here’s how to get this elegant updo—in only four steps.

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