It's Official: The Man Bun Has Been Replaced

With articles about man buns contributing to hair loss swirling the Internet, we’re relieved (and humored) to reveal its apparent replacement. Give a warm indie welcome to the man braid, a more thoughtful and time-consuming take on mane-ly grooming that communicates, “Hey girl, I’m sensitive and into beauty, too.” While the trend originated with everyone’s favorite pretty boy band crush, Jared Leto, it has officially hit the streets. Keep scrolling for successful iterations of the man braid that will surely instigate some hipster spinoff this fall.