Halloween Hairstyle - Power Bun

A retro hairstyle to make you feel like the boss

So long as you have a red bandanna on hand—it’s essential for the iconic look—you’re all set with this Rosie the Riveter-inspired hairstyle. Ideal for curly hair, which has built-in volume and texture, it’s ready to get to work in minutes. And no hot tools are necessary for this cute hairstyle. All you need are these four easy steps and a whole lot of determination. For more fun Halloween hairstyles, don’t miss the tips, tutorials, and more in our Halloween gallery.


halloween hairstyle power bun front
halloween hairstyle power bun side
halloween hairstyle power bun back


halloween hairstyle Power Bun step 1
Garnier Fructis Style Curl Sculpt Conditioning Cream Gel 1 Front Of Bottle

Curl Sculpt Conditioning Cream Gel

Start by prepping hair and apply Curl Sculpt Conditioning Cream Gel all over hair to define curls.

Tip: Take a small section at the center of your head from your forehead and slightly tease to add volume at the base and create a puff, secure with a pin from each side.

halloween hairstyle Power Bun step 2

Loosely pull hair into a high pony sleeking hair back. Pull out some pieces on each side.

Loosely wrap hair into a bun and secure with pins.

halloween hairstyle Power Bun step 3
Garnier Fructis Style Pure Clean Styling Gel Front

Pure Clean Styling Gel

Add a small amount of Pure Clean Gel against the edges to set hairline.

Then using a ½” curling wand, curls the pieces on each side.

halloween hairstyle Power Bun step 4
Garnier Fructis Style Extreme Control Hairspray Front Of Bottle

Extreme Control Anti-Humidity Aerosol Hair Spray

Finish the look

Lastly, fold bandana in half until you get to your preferred width. Wrap around the base of the neck and tie just behind the puff, use bandana to cover the pins.

Finish the look by spraying Extreme Hold Hairspray all over to hold style in place