A classic chignon is one of the most beautiful way of creating a chignon and it is known to be the best among this type of hairstyle. It is a timeless updo which is a perfect choice for any type of casual occasions. You can also dress up a classic chignon as an elegant updo for special occasions such as a prom or wedding. Before creating this hairstyle on your own, try to master it at home with the hair pulled straight back.
It is easy to create this style, first you must comb the hair straight back of your head and collect it together to make a ponytail at the nape of your neck. Secure your ponytail using a covered hair band. Next separate your ponytail into two equal halves and then tease each of them gently with a comb. Take one of the sections in the hand and try to smooth it over the hand using a hairbrush. Now twist your hair section under and hold it in place using a large bobby pin or hair clip, Make sure to arrange it so the hides of the head to cover the hair band. Use the same method on the other side of the head and at last smooth down any stray hair using the hair brush. Spritz all over the chignon with a little amount of hairspray. You can also jeweled hairstick and fresh flowers to the hairstyle for a special occasion.