Limp, lifeless top knots make us sad. We hate to see a hairstyle that can't live up to its full follicular potential. But when you're twisting and manipulating your strands on the tippy-top of your head, it can be tough to make sure you don't lose volume while you're trying your damndest to pin those pieces in place.
We asked hairstylist Sera Sloane if she had any neat, useful tricks for adding some extra oomph to our buns and she happily obliged. Check out this quick video to learn why hairspray, texturizing powder, and some simple backcombing need to be added to your top knot routine posthaste.