Nifty·Posted on Apr 19, 201421 Ridiculously Easy Hairstyles You Can Do With Spin PinsKeep those buns TIGHT!by Peggy WangBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink uberchicforcheap.com These are the genius contraptions called spin pins, and they purportedly "do the work of 20 bobby pins." target.com You can get them at Target for $3.79. You can also get the Magic Scroo on eBay for even cheaper. They're especially great for getting those perfect ballerina buns, even with the thickest or thinnest of hair. Shutterstock. If you have slippery hair, your buns will feel so much more secure than if you were to use bobby pins. Here are some spin pin hairstyles that are a little bit more lively than the ballerina bun: 1. Nestle those buns together to create something interesting. iammommahearmeroar.net See how she did this with three spin pins here. 2. Add a flower. abeautifulmess.com Directions here. 3. Keep it loose and messy with dangling tendrils. dutchessroz.com Get the tutorial (with video!) here. 4. Wrap that bun with fancy twists. annesage.com Full directions here. 5. Sleep with 'em in to get effortless beachy waves. uberchicforcheap.com Directions here. 6. Get an extra-voluminous bun with a Bump-It and a spin pin. View this video on YouTube youtube.com 7. Incorporate a side braid with your bun. goody.com 8. A low side chignon is romantic enough for an evening event. themaneidea.tumblr.com Get the directions here. 9. This braided updo is deceptively easy. refinery29.com refinery29.com Refinery29 has the full directions. 10. Update the French twist by creating a tucked-in beehive. hairromance.com 11. Make it a rope braid bun. View this video on YouTube youtube.com 12. Use a spin pin to hold this princess hairstyle in place. blog.vpfashion.com Directions here. 13. Weave in waterfall braids. Hannah McClark / pinterest.com Waterfall braid each side, French braid a few rows and twist them into a bun. Secure with spin pins. 14. A loose double-knotted ponytail will hold way better with spin pins. everythingfab.com everythingfab.com 15. Roll in the sides for a more romantic look. crochetclouds.com 16. Divide the bottom half of your hair and wrap it around your spin-pinned bun. 17. You can also create pompadours with spin pins. hairandhealth.blogspot.com Use one spin pin to secure the updo, and another one for the pompadour. 18. Create an interesting ponytail by letting some hair fall out of the bun. themaneidea.tumblr.com Get the tutorial plus 7 more in this video. 19. Bejewel your spin pins. thespohrsaremultiplying.com thespohrsaremultiplying.com Get the DIY here. 20. Make a pretzel bun. babesinhairland.com!prettyPhoto Spin pins are great for little girls because they stay in so well. Get directions here. 21. Fake a haircut. blog.freepeople.com blog.freepeople.com Spin pins are truly magical. Get the directions here. Want great beauty tips in your inbox every week? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Health & Beauty newsletter!