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Does it Work: Hot Buns

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Ona warm summer day, sometimes it's nice to get your hair up and out of your way.If you're looking for a hassle-free solution – we may have found one.

HotBuns claims to be a simple styling solution, but does it work?

MarieRussel lives and breathes yoga. She is the director of It's Yoga in downtownToledo.

"Ipractice yoga a lot during the day, and I teach a lot during the day, so myhair goes up and down a lot," she said.

SoMarie put Hot Buns to the test. The product promises to make a beautiful bun inless than a minute.

First,you put your hair in a ponytail, then pick what size bun you want from twooptions. Roll the accessory into your hair starting at the bottom, and fastenit. Then spread your hair around and pull the elastic cord around the bun tosecure it.

Thefirst time Marie tried it, her bun wasn't flush against her head. So she triedit again, and timed it. It really did take only about a minute to roll, snapand wrap her hair into a picture-perfect bun.

Buthow long would it stay?

Mariekept the Hot Buns in for the whole day. After several yoga classes, her bun wasstill in place.

"Iwould probably give it a simple A," Marie said. "Just because, for the purposeof what it is, I think it fulfilled its purpose. It keeps the hair out of theface, it stayed in."

Shedid have one complaint:

"Itwas a bit tricky to take out. I feel like it pulled out a lot of my hair."

So,the $10.99 hair product ties up a passing grade in this Does it Work? test.

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