SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 05: Olivia Rodrigo attends the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards at Barker ...
Amy Sussman/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images

Beauty

Olivia Rodrigo Mastered the 2000s Spiky Updo At The 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards

Double the buns, double the fun.

It’s well established by now that Olivia Rodrigo is our reigning queen of the Y2K hair trend revival, and for the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards, she did not disappoint. The singer arrived to the red carpet on June 5 with a new throwback hairstyle for us all to envy and attempt to emulate. Although the 2000s spiky updo is well on its way to being one of the biggest trends of the season, Olivia’s twisted, double buns feel particularly chic with her glossy hair and deep diagonal side part. Luckily, her hairstylist has shared the tricks for trying out the style for yourself.

Here’s what you need to know about getting her look.

Emma McIntyre/WireImage/Getty Images

The Inspiration

The spiky, double buns hairstyle was created by Olivia’s go-to hairstylist Clayton Hawkins. “For the MTV Movie & TV Awards, we wanted something off the face and super sharp,” he said of the inspiration for the hairdo.

Tap