How to Rock a Topknot Like Beyonce
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Who rock the knot? Uh, Beyonce, that's who—just look those topknots! Lately, Bey's been rocking versions of this full, bouncy bun everywhere she goes. Maybe her recent blogger bug is to blame?
Last night, Beyonce joined her rapper-hubby Jay-Z at the 2012 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year Awards looking downright bun-a-licious in a cranberry pantsuit with a plunging neckline:
Beyonce and CEO of Time Inc. Laura Lang (Getty Images)more pics »Thoughts on her hair? If you like it, then you should, uh—put a bun on it, too! Here's how...
Give attitude: Rocking a topknot like Beyonce isn't only about styling your locks like Bey, it's about acting like Bey. So go ahead, walk with your head (and hair) a little higher—a little swag never hurt anyone.
Add extras: To make a basic bun look like anything but, get edgy with your extras. Faux frames? Go for it. Statement earrings? Rock 'em! Dramatic make-up? You're on your way...
Keep it sleek: Whether offset by bangs or slicked straight back, Beyonce's topknots are always smooth and polished. Once you've twisted your 'do up—click here for easy-to-follow DIY advice—give your strands a glossy finish with a spritz of shine booster, like Aveda's Brilliant Spray-On Shine ($25 at Nordstrom).
Tell us, are you a fan of the topknot? What's your go-to hairstyle? And which look of Beyonce's is your all-time favorite? Sound off in the comments, below!