There are so many prom hairstyles for long hair that seem extremely beautiful, so how on earth to make a choice? Several weeks before this significant event, you will go to your hair stylist to consult. And if you don’t bring several pictures of the hairstyles you like, he or she will probably give you a bunch of magazines to look through and decide what you want. Save your time and choose here and now.


High Bun Hairstyles For Prom

by @sarahwhair by @elstilespb by @tonyastylist

So, how to sort out all those gorgeous hairstyles for prom? There are several things to consider when making this choice. Firstly, take into account the design of your evening gown.


Half Up Prom Hairstyles

by @sarahwhair by @ulyana.aster by @ulyana.aster

Surely, your elegant prom hair should match the gown and your overall image. And secondly but most importantly, your hairstyle should compliment the shape of your face. And we’ve got good news for you: half ups with front waves will work for all face shapes, perfectly complementing your look.

Updos For Sophisticated Lady

by @elstile by @tonyastylist by @elstile

Voluminous and textured updos are something that girls can’t do without when it comes to feminine looks. Whether it’s a messily styled bun, rich and lifted twist, or a braid that turns into an updo, you just can’t go wrong if you decide to put your locks up.


Accessorized Updos For Prom Night

by @ulyana.aster by @ulyana.aster by @tonyastylist

Don’t forget to accessorize your updo as it’s the best way to make your style express your personality. Also, hair embellishments can nicely finish your outfit, especially if their colors matches the overall palette.

Braided Updos For Prom

by @lenabogucharskaya by @tonyastylist by @tonyastylist

If your face shape is square, it will be complimenting to wear your long hair down. Straighten your hair, and your face will appear longer. And a high ponytail will work great for women whose face shape is round.


Ponytail Hairstyles

by @hair_vera by @ulyana.aster

Your prom is a good day to reveal the posh side of the ponytail hairstyle. Make it big: add lots of waves, lifts, and twists so that your pony will stand out in the crowd.

Amazing Braids For Prom

by @sweethearts_hair by @milabeautykim by @hair_vera

Nothing can compare to braids when a girl is about to show off her femininity. For special occasions, the good-old style can turn into magnificent, voluminous, and extremely girly hairdo that no one will be able to forget. These pics are proofs!

FAQ: Prom Hairstyles For Long Hair

Should I wear my hair up or down to prom?

You’ll save money this way, especially if you choose to leave your hair down. Waving, curling or straightening your hair for prom is perfectly acceptable. Take strands of hair and wrap them around curling iron for a gorgeous pin-up appearance.

What should I do the night before prom?

  1. Choose your dress
  2. Prepare a clutch or small shoulder bag that suits your dress.
  3. Do your nails.
  4. Make hair and face masks.
  5. Prepare your beauty set-up.
  6. Eat food that gives energy.

What time should I get my hair done for prom?

When it comes to hair, it is often a matter of hours, not days. Experts from the Washington Hair Institute recommend getting your hair done about 1 or 2 p.m. if the prom is scheduled around 6 or 7.