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Aunjanue's high bun was the main attraction while at a photocall for a TV series.
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Rihanna's frayed bangs give her bun a cute and relaxed feel that meshes perfectly with her stunning smile.
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A twisted high bun is always a win for Taraji when she smiles bright. We love this look she rocked at an Entertainment Weekly event last month.
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Lupita Nyong'o at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards with cornrows pulled up into an exquisite bun.
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If you have a heart-shaped face like Zoe Saldana’s (ie, a wide forehead with a sharp chin) balance things out with a bun in the middle of your head.
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Gabrielle Union’s heart-shaped face is balanced out by a sleek bun positioned in the middle of her head.
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An oversized chignon at the crown of the head is perfect for heart-shaped faces, like Kerry Washington’s.
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Oval faces (like Keyshia Coles) look gorgeous in high, ballerina-esque topknots.
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Christina Milian’s round face looks sleeker due to a lush, low bun at the nape of her neck.
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Zoe Saldana wears a sexy, messy high bun to show off her gorgeous face.
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A bun swept to one side is a fabulous way to balance out oval and round-shaped faces.
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Sexy, face-framing layers help soften the angles of Garcelle Beauvais’ square-shaped face.
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Keke Palmer’s unstructured bun and wavy tendrils perfectly flatter her square-shaped face.
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Jada Pinkett Smith adds a side-swooping bang to her high bun. The perfect choice for oval faces!
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