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3. Tuck the end under the outside coil.

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4. Holding the bun with one hand, poke the stick straight into the outside coil so that the tip just touches your head.

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6. ...then up and out through the outside coil on the other side.

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7. If desired, a second stick may be pushed through the bun in the same way as the first, but on the other side,so that the sticks cross in an X.

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5. Keeping the tip of the stick close to your head, change the angle of the stick by pushing the end toward your face. Push the stick under the coil...

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1. Gather hair into a ponytail and twist. If too many short ends pop out, twist more loosely.

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2. Coil the twist around itself, as illustrated.

Using Serpentine Hair Sticks to secure a bun

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