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5 Irresistible Hairstyles for Prom

5 Irresistible Hairstyles for Prom

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Dreaming of your gown already? You’ll need the perfect hair to complete the fairytale look. With all of the pre-prom prep ramping up and so many looks to choose from, it’s hard to find the hairstyle that’ll fit you and your dress just right. To get you started, here’s some inspo from our favorite looks and how to achieve them!


Milkmaid Crown Braid



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Looking for an updo that’s a little different? A crown braid will give you an effortless style that’s tousled yet chic. For an even cooler look, trade in a traditional braid for a fishtail!

Milkmaid Crown Braid

To achieve this look, you’ll need: dry shampoo, bobby pins, and small clear elastics 


Fairytale Half-Do



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A look for a princess, this ethereal half-up half-down has it all. Bring some individual flare to your curly half-do with twists and braids. You can even try tucking flowers in--we prefer fresh flowers for a springtime prom, but even fake ones can add that perfect ethereal touch.

Fairytale Half-Do

To achieve this look, you’ll need: hairspray a curling iron, and flowers


Classic Chignon



If you’re looking for a look that’s timeless, you can’t go wrong with a classic chignon. Paired with your favorite accessory, like a jeweled barrette, this hairdo can instantly elevate your evening ensemble in a way that’ll never go out of style. 

Classic Chignon

To achieve this look, you’ll need: gloss serum, spin pins, and a pretty barrette 


Braided Tousled Pony



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Check out this ‘do for a look that screams trendy and boho. Take a twist to your typical ponytail with a pretty braid and soft beachy curls. Not only will you look like a fairytale princess, you’ll be grateful to have your hair off your neck as you dance through the night!

braided tousled pony

To achieve this look, you’ll need: hair texturizer and volumizing spray 


Mohawk Braid



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Complement your fabulous dress with an equally rockstar look that’ll be sure to have you standing out in the crowd at prom. This look, the perfect blend of edgy and glam, will leave you feeling like the true diva you deserve to be. *cue Beyonce*

Mohawk Ponytail

To achieve this look, you’ll need: anti-frizz oil and hair elastics 


Have you decided which hairstyle you’ll rock at prom? See your favorite here? Let us know in the comments below!

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