59 Prom Hairstyles To Look The Belle Of The Ball

prom hairstyles




I think you will agree with me on this one:


Proms are one of the most memorable times in a girl’s life but at the same time they can be very stressful.


black woman with braided updo for prom

Not only do you have to manage to get a date for the prom, but after you get one, you need to find the right outfit, shoes and hairstyle for it.

Half up half down braided blonde hair


With most girls trying to look their prettiest, you too will have to step up your game if you wish to be the belle of the ball. But with so many different options from braids, updos, half ups right to elegant long hairstyles, you can get totally lost as to what you should go for.

Side swept long curled up waves

Don’t get afraid, we’ve got you covered on this one. We’ve handpicked fourteen fabulous looking hairstyles which will not only look grand but will also compliment most outfits. 


Long curly prom hairstyle

These also won’t require too much styling but we suggest trying your pick out a couple of days before to learn how to style it and how well it holds.

half up half down braided hairstyle

We repeat: Try out your dress, hairstyle and shoes well in advance and not an hour before your prom.

Long braided hairstyle

You might also require help of a friend to get the hairstyle right and some products and accessories to keep the hairstyle in place for a long while.

Black woman curly wavy hair

Below are the few fabulous prom hairstyles we handpicked for you which will make your prom nothing less than memorable.

Long layered black hairstyle


Long waves for that princess look
Long wavy hairstyle perfect for prom


Girls with curly hair don't feel afraid to experiment
Short messy curly hairdo


Messy looks can be just as good as well
Short messy shoulder length updo


Beautiful black hairstyles tied back in a bun
Natural hair updo for prom



Braided updo bun


Gorgeous hair and earpieces
Beautiful shoulder length hairstyle


Thick blonde prom hair
side swept hairstyle for prom


Waterfall braids are often the perfect choice for proms
waterfall braids variation




Prom bun updo


Half up half down hair go well for proms


Messy updo hair for prom


Don't hesitate to take inspiration from wedding hairstyles




Thick braided updo bun


Waterfall hair with accessory instead of braids


Big long updo bun style. Simple gorgeous


Curly prom hairstyle


Velvetty smooth rose half up half down hair. This one will ofcourse need the help of a stylist


Half up half down hair looks fabulous from the back just as it does from the front


You can wear your hair short or long, as your heart desires.


Beautiful brown and black hairstyle


You can always go retroand try out some vintage updos or victory curls


Beautiful dress and an even beautiful hairstyle


Half up half down waterfall braid hairstyle idea


Curls would just make your blonde hair look like that of a princess


A messy half up half down emo look


Big round updo for brownish blonde hair


Take out the curler for your prom day


Red to blonde ombre tied back in a bun




Dirty blonde prom hairstyle


There are infinite variations and hairstyles you can pick from




Long blonde prom hairstyle

 Here are 15 more bonus pictures for you to help you settle with a choice.




















We hope the list helped you and eased a little stress off you for your prom look. Hope you have a great prom.