You can also add a small split at the end. This tutorial has been almost completely redone and updated with new art but you can see the old examples below. Though most of the hair in this particular example will be pulled back you can draw some clumps for the front section of the hair to just one side to make the hairstyle look a little bit more interesting. You can also erase any parts of the head that are covered by the hair. You can also make them a bit more wavy than the other examples to again make the hair look more messy.
Kora. Age: 23.
You will generally want to position these folds in between the hair clumps as that is where these will usually tend to form in real hair.
Keira. Age: 25.
How to Draw Anime and Manga Hair – Female
Next you can add in some split lines in between the hair clumps same as some of the other examples. Draw some o the inner curves of the hair bun. Finally you can add a little clump of hair hanging down from the middle of the front section of the hair. You can indicate the front section of the hair with just one line. Curly hair is probably the most challenging anime hairstyles to draw. To draw the actual curls first draw the parts of them that are in the foreground.