A prom or A promenade dance is a semi-formal dance party or gathering of high school students. The prom is considered a major event among school students. I hope till now you have found the perfect dress for this year’s prom dance. Now it’s time to have some attention on the second important decision that’s your hairstyle. As always, here we bring you 25 most amazing and unique prom hairstyles, which will be perfect for this year’s party as all the hairstyles listed below can work with any hair texture, length, and strength. Choosing the right hairstyle is important since there are various hairstyles to choose from – if you have long hair, you can select from perfect ponytail to high buns with braids whereas if you have short hair, you have a choice between loose looks and messy curls. To make it easy for you guys, we have shortlisted the best and perfect hairstyle for prom 2021.
25 Prom Hairstyles 2021 for an Exquisite Look
French Roll with Messy Bun
When it comes to prom hairstyle, we always suggest going subtle and natural, but every detail of your hairstyle should be perfect. The foremost hairstyle on our list is one of the simplest yet styled hairstyles. It has every detail possible to show it covered. The hairstyle started with an intricate French braid, which is done with the roll technique that is the two thin strands of hair that are rolled intersecting to form one braid. Then the hairs are pulled back loosely to give a messy carefree look to create a bun. The bun is perfect and detailed as it is done with medium length hair if the hair is too long, the bun might be thinking and big and vies versa with the short hair. This hairstyle will be a good choice if you are to attend senior-prom this year.
French Messy Twisted Hairdo
Messy hairdos and twisted French braiding is a trendy hairstyle perfect for all your special occasions. Taking all the messiness and twisting together, we have created a statement hairstyle for your special night. With the picture provided to us about the hairstyle, we can notice that there are some twisting French braids and curls that are created in the upper part. The curls and messy look is continued to form a low bun. If you have natural texture of curls, then you will be lucky in regards to the hairdo, but if not, then your first step would be to create those messy curls with the help of iron rode. This hairstyle will perfectly go with your princess or puffy dresses.
Super Glam curly Hairstyle
If you are going for a subtle romantic look, then you may have landed on your perfect hairdo for prom. The next up hairstyle is a romantic, elegant and beautiful hairdo. The hairstyle involves big puffy curls, which add more strength to fluffiness and messiness to the updo. The upper section heavy curls are twisted and form into a crown braid at both sides, further the hairstyle is dolled up with some silver accessory but you can choose accessories according to your dress. The whole hairdo will go perfectly with your dress and if your dress is above knees or shorter than a gown, the hairstyle will go perfectly with them. So get ready to get some serious attention to young ladies.
Waterfall Braids with a Rose
Waterfall braids are perfect when you are looking for a princess hairstyle. But the 2021 princess needs upgradation. Here is a waterfall hairstyle but twist. Instead of the usual waterfall braids here, we have replaced them with the French braiding. The French braiding is done on both sides, forming a half-crown around the head. Further, these loose French braids are continued to create a rose or flower in the middle of the head by wrapping technique. The baby curls or soft curls are added to the hair before the braiding. This is an elegant and Georges for your princess prom look.
Accessorized Messy Highlighted Bun
If you are considering getting highlights in your hair, then the prom is the best opportunity to get them. Having newly done highlights in your hair near the prom will provide an all-new look to you for the special night. Here we also have a perfect way to show them in a simple, decent manner. The picture regarding this hairstyle is provided above. From the picture, we can see two main steps of the hair are the bun and accessories. The simple bun is styled up by the accessories around it. The hairstyle is completed by living thin strands of hair that are soft curled.
Side Swap French Bun
Hairdos such as bun always give you an elegant and sophisticated look but with this hairstyle, we are going to change the tables by enhancing the way a simple bun is tied. It is a side swap bun which we can see through the provided picture. The hairdo is given a French touch by making the bun in French braid manner that is the sidelong bun is done in bites as we make the French braid adding hairs to it at an interval. The hairstyle gives not only an elegant look but also a strong chic, stylish look to your avatar.
The Star Girl Hairstyle
If you are having thoughts regarding haircuts or having the perfect hairdo for short hair, then we have to bring you the perfect hairstyle. You can have your haircut and have a short length, and at the same time, you can have a perfect hairstyle. If you are a bold, confident girl, then he hairstyle goes with your personality. The hairstyle involves a straight lob cut, which is styled by a half ponytail with the help of some accessories, as well as the hairdo, is dressed up by star accessories but you always have a choice to choose accessories.
Pink Highlighted Flower Haircut
As we have said before, that prom is the best opportunity to get highlights for a fresh look. Here is one more bun hairdo to showcase your newly done highlights in a very unique subtle manner. This hairstyle is simply less time consuming, but on the other hand, the hairstyle is also unique and stylish. The hairs are pulled back living baby hairs hanging in front to form a bun but not the usual or simple bun but a flower bun. Closely see the picture provided a cut flower has replaced the bun. The flower is formed by providing soft curls to the hair. For more party wear look you can always add accessories to the hairdo.
Big French Low Bun
If you are not a big fan of the bun but want that elegant look for your hairdo, then do not skip this hairstyle as it has an exquisite and tidy look. The crown hairs are done into French braiding, and it is continued till the end to form a messy inward-turned low bun. Te French braid area is done with details and a messy manner, which is making the eye focusing part of the hairstyle. The baby hairstyles with sot curls that are hanging are providing light to your makeup and dress.
Natural Blond Highlighted Pixie
Natural hairstyling is the best and simplest way to show you to the people. Going out naturally will be a trendy look in the upcoming 20’s. The particular hairstyle is one falling in those categories. The hairstyle does not involve much, or to specifically describe, it requires nothing. The hairstyle is particularly for those ladies who have a bob cutting or are going for bob cutting for the prom. Your natural bob cut hairs are styled by adding highlights to the front baby bangs. Here there are blond and golden but you are free to choose a different color.
Braid with Blooming Flowers
Having extra long and dense hair can be a hustle for choosing the hairdo. But you know there is an advantage of having ling and thick hair as the styling of this hair texture is to essay and simple but trendy and gorgeous at the same time. The next hairstyle is for these girls who have long and gorgeous hair. If you are one of them who have not much long hair but found the hairstyle eye-catching, then don’t leave here as you can solve the problem by adding an extension in your hairs. The hairstyle involves side extra large braid which is done with a side partition on the crown area. The braiding of hair for prom hairdo is too simple but not if you accessories it with real flowers. Yes, the flowers involve here are real. You can pick the follower matching your dress. You are ready for some beautiful attention to the party with braid and real flowers.
Effortless and Luxurious Half Updo
Light, flowy waves with thin fishtail braids look so glamorous for a prom party. This easy to make hairstyle saves your money and time. If you wear a bold dress, then this beautiful updo adds simplicity in your entire look. It’s so easy to make hairstyle; you just need to make two thin braids started from the front and then roll it up on the back of the head. Prom night is all about dance, so with this half updo is a comfortable option to manage your hairs. Girls who have natural wavy hairs but frizzy the can also use serum or hair spray for a perfect look.
Flower Updo with a Side Braid
Prom is a very important event in high school life. Everyone wanted to look best on their special day. It’s critical to find a perfect hairstyle, which makes your entire look so stylish. If you have fine, straight hair, then go for this cute bun with side braid style. Little detailing looks so neat; this looks so amazing. You can add some matching fresh flowers with your dress on one side of the bun; it compliments your hairstyle and as well as dress. Choose your best side to make a braid and then wrap it up in a flower bun. It is a very summer-friendly hairstyle, so it should be on your hairstyling list.
Edgy Braided Ponytail
Most women do not prefer ponytails for special occasions. Usually, ponytail hairstyles are simple and casual, but it also looks elegant if we add some drama into it. This edgy braided ponytail provides you a cool but glam look for every occasion. For this look, the hair on the top of the head loosely twisted, and sides of the hair have been styled into a thick fishtail braid. This braided ponytail perfectly shows off your hair highlights. The look requires minimal styling and suits every face shape.
Nowadays buns are in trend it is easy to do hairstyle. If you wear a bold makeup look to your prom, then consider messy bun to balance your look. It is easy to create and looks so stylish. To achieve this look, start by combing your hair and then make a messy bun. Buns are a secure option for every occasion. You do not need to buy any hair styling tool or professional hairstylist to make this messy bun. The best part of this hairstyle is it suits every outfit or face shape.
Fishtail Low Bun with Curls
Fishtail braids are usually used to style your everyday look. Convert your regular braid into this masterpiece hairstyle for prom. It compliments every hair length. The fishtail wraps around from the top of the face to the back of the crown. Then make a textured low bun full of volume. Curls provide extra bounce to your hairstyle. Girls who have fine, straight hairs use curling tool for extra volume. Make sure that your makeup and hairstyle perfectly coordinated with your outfit.
Puff with Under Curls
Puff is an excellent choice when it comes to occasions. Under curls gives you a vintage look which looks fancy for occasions. Its like half updo with a classy touch. A simple top puffed hair pinned on the back of the head looks great. For medium to long-haired girls, don’t be afraid to do vintage look with a modern touch. Its sophisticated, precise for every age. A simple outfit with pink lip color perfectly compliments this hairstyle. Under curls works well for straight hairs because it adds little volume on the ends of every hair strand.
Find a perfect hairstyle for prom is not an easy task. Every hair has its advantages or disadvantages. This one is a little different from other hairstyles. This easy to maintain hairstyle is perfect for short hairs. Some people like the neater style and some messy it is perfect for both. Front hairs look sleek, but knotted bun looks a little messy on the back. Most of the girls love to wear jewelry then try windblown updo with an off-shoulder dress. You can not do it by yourself so make sure you hire a stylist or professional to make it.
A-Line Graduated Bob
A-line bob mostly longer on the front and shorter on the back. It works well for a square face. The simple steps involved with this haircut makes it a piece of a cake. Bob hairstyle is suitable for only short hairs. A-line makes your hair looks heavy and straight. This bob is comfortable and easy to style with any dress. You can only use some little flower hairbands or pins to add a little pinch of style to it. You can use hair extensions and try some other hairstyle because bobs are too short to make any other hairstyle.
Crimped Blonde Ponytail
This hairstyle is one of the most used ones when it comes to women having blonde hair. Britishers are very fond of this unique style. To execute this, one should straighten her hair with the use of a comb. After this, make a ponytail but leaving the font side untouched. Now move these front side hairs along the back of the head and meet them with the ponytail. In the end, use a little bit of hairspray to make it stiff and make this hairstyle 24*7 beauty weapon.
Double Clutch Ponytail
A double clutch ponytails one of the unique hairstyles for a prom party. This hairstyle will come in handy when an individual is in a hurry. Interestingly, it will only take three simple steps. At first, make a ponytail with the hairs of the front side. In the second one, use the hairs on the side to make another ponytail’s end, combine all of them, and make ponytail. Use two clutches, one for the middle portion and the second one for the bottom side. Clutches are like thick round rings of silver and gold. It looks unique but easy to style hairstyle.
Half Dutch Braid with Half Waves
If you want to keep it casual on your prom and still look your best, this hairstyle is perfect for you. Half done beach waves compliment the half-done Dutch braid on the crown section so beautiful. This hairstyle will also give you all the romantic vibes. It will accompany you with your feelings to your perfect prom and the perfect date. Most importantly, it is so easily manageable, so you can be you and enjoy your prom in your comfort zone. Another good feature is that it is very easy to do and will not require much of your time. Rock up this hairstyle and dance your heart out in this hairstyle.
Half Tied Up Dutch Braid
Look like a fairy in this princess hairstyle. You will definitely Look like a fairy walking down the aisle when you enter the prom. A side Dutch-braid is done and tucked in along with the rest of the hair. The hairstyle is finished with gorgeous curls. Curls hype up any hairstyle instantly and that’s what they have done here. The brown-blonde hair color is also making this hairstyle look more gorgeous. This hairstyle is perfect for prom. This will go along with any prom dress; Be it long, beautiful gowns or short pretty dresses. This is an all-time favorite prom hairstyle.
Craving to be a center of attraction at your prom? We have got your answer. All you need is an extra-ordinary hairstyle. This is one of them. If you have unmanageable hair, this hairstyle is a life-savior for you. All the hair is tucked in and some rest up free on the crown. We love how little details like the golden cuffs added to the hairstyles in spicing the entire look. This a very outrageous hairstyle and will make you look very bold and fierce. Also, it will keep you in your comfort zone with all hair away from your face. Dane your hearts out and enjoy your prom to the fullest in this hairstyle.
Double Dutch Side Braids
We can call this hairstyle as ‘pretty in Dutch.’ Here, we have doubled the Dutch braid to double our fun. This hairstyle makes up for many unique features like the Dutch braids are done on one side but from the top. One braid is slightly thinner than the other, and the braids are set free instead of tucking them in. This makes up for a very simple yet exquisite looking hairstyle. In the end, the hair is curled. Dutch braids and curls go with each other just like fries and ketchup. When both these features are combined, they always end up in a very gorgeous hairstyle. This is an excellent option as your prom hairstyle.
Prom party is the most important event of the high school. It is a part of your lifelong memories, so its crucial to look best for the occasion. Outfit and hairstyle play a vital role in a party. Prom hairstyles are usually different than regular hairstyles. It comes in various forms like trendy, elegant, retro, etc. It is your responsibility to choose the best hairstyle which suits your dress and makeup. There are many different hairstyles for long to short hair. Some hairstyles like waterfalls, braids are easy to do by yourself, but some fancy detailed bun needs a hairstylist. Long hairstyles for prom will always have some kind of waves or curls – It is a thumb rule. You can use various hair accessories on short hairstyles to avail more cute and refreshing look. These hairstyles have their uniqueness and beauty which looks perfect for prom events.