Man Bun or Lady Bun: The Guessing Game

It's harder than it looks.

We're having such a moment of bun synergy right now that it's gotten tough to tell men's and women's hairstyles apart. (Brad Pitt? Miley Cyrus? Why is everybody's hair so pretty and similar-looking?) Just for snorts and giggles—and as a midweek treat—we put together a little diversion we like to call "Man Bun or Lady Bun?" Play it now, because Milton Bradley's knocking.
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A wavy, semi-formal half-bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Kate Mara!
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A neat, high, and tight bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Tika Sumpter!
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A free-spirited and artistic bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Alex Ebert!
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A textured, low bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Joaquin Phoenix!
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A tightly coiled, every-hair-in-place bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Jennifer Lopez!
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A wispy, highlighted half-bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Candice Swanepoel!
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A pretty bun with all the right pieces falling out. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's David Beckham!
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A casual, effortless bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Sienna Miller!
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A straight, athletic bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Zlatan Ibrahimovic!
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A healthy, shiny red-carpet bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Brad Pitt!
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A well-constructed post-workout bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Miley Cyrus!
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An interesting, octopus-like bun. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Mary-Kate Olsen!
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A nape-grazing bun that's more like a chignon. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Chris Hemsworth!
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The most beautiful bun in all the land. Does it belong to a lady or a man?
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It's Jared Leto!
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