How to do a messy bun with long hair? Yo can do it, using your fingers, put up your hair in a ponytail and let the sides drop. Twist it up and roll it round the hair band until there is no visible starting point.
Then tuck the tip under the bun and hold with a pin to keep it from unwinding.
Messy Braided Side Bun Up-do
Braid a small amount of hair on either side of your head, close to your ears. Using your fingers, hold up the rest of the hair including the braided bit into a ponytail and you can go about your business without a worry in the world.
Messy Low Wrapped Ponytail
Pull down your hair all the way to the back using your fingers to your neck and hold it with a band.
Twist out the ponytail and wrap it around the bun and hold the tip with a pin to avoid unwinding. Now you know, how to do a messy bun with long hair.