All the times a clip-on man bun is a disaster waiting to happen (GIFs)

Nov 11, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. ET
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The man bun has enjoyed a surge in popularity this year. In fact, it has become so popular that there is even the option to purchase a clip-on man bun.

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Yes, you read that correctly. For those of us who would love a boyfriend/husband with a man bun but can't wait for his hair to grow long enough, then you may be tempted to purchase one of these clip-on devices from Groupon — they come in blond, brunette and black.

But while the thought of having a man with a perfectly chiselled jaw and luscious locks is terribly enjoyable...

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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...we can foresee some potential disasters with this clip-on creation.

For example, the clip-on man bun could fall off in the middle of a date — just when you're about to eat dinner. Hairy pasta, anyone?

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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Or during an intense tennis match. Swoosh!

Clip-on man buns could go son wrong
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When Bae wants to bust a move... but he can't whip his hair back and forth... or else.

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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There's nothing manly about the man bun falling off mid altercation. Amiright?

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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Or when you're driving in the car, with the wind in your hair... and poof... there goes your man's man bun.

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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Disaster can strike at any time, like when you're lifting weights at the gym — and the hair suddenly falls off.

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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Oh, and there's always the possibility that your kitten takes a liking to the man bun... because sometimes a ball of wool is just not good enough.

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Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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He'll also have to fend off magpies, worry about getting his hair stuck in that rapidly closing subway train door and ensure that no one gets too close and starts caressing his (fake) lengthy locks.

Thank you, and goodnight!

Clip-on man buns could go so wrong
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Do you think a clip-on man bun is the solution you've been waiting for? Or do you, like us, foresee some complications? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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