Bridal Hairstyles & Wedding Hair

Bridal Hairstyles & Wedding Hair

Updated: 02/04/12


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Beautiful Sculpted Braided Prom Or Bridal Hairstyle For Long Hair

Hair by Sherri Jessee

Sherri Jessee
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Celebrity stylist Sherri Jessee created this amazing sculpted braided hairstyle which would work as perfectly for Prom as it would for a bride or her attendants.

This style is deal for hair which is shoulder length or longer or has been extended.

A Classic Bridal Up Hairstyle

The upcoming Royal Wedding was the inspiration for this gorgeous classic bridal up created by celebrity hairstylist Sherri Jessee, a member of the Rusk Creative Team, and owner of Sherri’s Hair Salon in Bristol, Virginia.

Beautiful Wedding Hair Knotted Updo

Popular bridal hairstyles change according to bridal gown fashions, veil or alternate bridal hair accessory trends and general fashions.  Of course celebrity trends do have a hand in influencing the type of wedding hairstyles which are more popular at a give time.

Retro Hairstyle For Long Hair

This gorgeous modern version of a long and sexy Old Hollywood retro hairstyle can be adopted for a bride, her attendants or for any special hair event from Prom to a black tie event.  It's relatively easy to create, but looks stunning.

Hair by Sherri Jessee

Sherri Jessee
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Easy Updo For Medium To Long Locks For Any Special Event

Check out this style that works for weddings, proms, pageants or any special hair event.

Wedding Party Hair

Who pays for special attendant updos or the groom's new dreadlocks? 

Gentle & Seductive Spiral Curls

Step by step instructions to take to your stylist from Goldwell.

25 Ways To Jazz Up Your Ponytail

OK, maybe the add-on licorice strands and Peacock feathers are over the edge, but check out some of the practical ways to instantly dress up your look and yes...you can wear a ponytail for your wedding.

Hair by Sherri Jessee

Sherri Jessee
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Thinking of A New Hue?

Want to color your hair BEFORE your wedding? Read this great 411 on Haircolor before you take the plunge.  Recently revised for current info on the hair coloring scene.

Steal Julia Louis-Dreyfus' perfect spiral curls

Elaine from Seinfeld is back on NBC-TV with the hot new show - Watching Ellie.  Read how to copy her fabulous chunky curls which would look great for any bride or bridesmaid.

Conair Curls Your Hair

Read why HairBoutique.com loves Conair & check out the latest Easy Start Hot Curlers.  Nothing works better for your wedding hair touchups than hot rollers.

Beautiful Updo

Barbara Lhotan designed an updo that is fabulous for Weddings or any fancy evening event.  Take this look to your stylist for a spectacular new style.

Stellar Bridal Styles For Short Hair

Anne Heche & Halle Berry both wore their hair very short for their recent weddings. Read this article to get some tips for short haired brides. 

Instant Curls - Pro & Con

If you get the itch to morph into a curly new do read Karen's article first. This article includes a special note about perms & long hair.

Updo or Updon't

Get the scoop on how to get the right bridal do for you.

How To Find Your Perfect Style

Victoria Wurdinger returns with a fabulous article on deciding what is the best style for you.

Bejeweled Hair

Karen looks at hair jewelry & adornment.

Messy Buns Look Stunning

HairBoutique.com's Karen Shelton shows you how to create a spectacular messy updo for your Wedding.  This versatile and messy style can be unique and one-of-a-kind depending on the type of hair accessories you add at the end.  Check this out for some great ideas for medium to long hair. 

Soft & Sensual Updo

HairBoutique.com regular contributor Barbara Lhotan provides a step-by-step guide to a fabulous updo for Prom.  This style works well for medium to longer hair.  Barbara is the author of 5 Minute Updos and a national educator for Paul Mitchell.

Romantic Updos

If you want a sensual or romantic look for your mid-length hair, check out Karen's article on a 2001 version of the Gibson Girl look.  

Hair Stencils: Spin Up Your Wedding Hair With Color, Glitter & Jewels

If you want a truly unusual hair look consider playing with your own custom designed hair stencils to get dramatic to edgy looks. This article tells you how to create your own look that no one can copy.

Prom Styles #3: Prom Hair Countdown - Great tips for awesome Prom hair! Revised

"Whether you are a Prom bound male or female, these Prom hair tips will help guarantee the look you want".  Karen provides a countdown of what you should do when you want to have hot Prom hair."

Hair Straightening For Proms: The Temporary Way

Karen gives the scoop on getting it straight for all those curly folks that want a new look for their Proms.

5 Minute Trendy Updos

Barbara Lhotan is known as the "Personal Trainer" for long hair stylists.  She is a National Educator for John Paul Mitchell.  Her book, 5 Minute Trendy Updos is stunning and it is now available in the Marketplace. Her styles are fabulous for Prom and feature knots and twists for all types of hair.

Prom Dresses For 2001

Some hints for finding the perfect prom dress, and other ways to make your evening wonderful!

Wedding Hair - Soft Curls Equals Romance

Bridal Hairstyles: The Nape Knot

For some reason, many future brides equate the perfect bridal hairstyle with a beautiful updo full of elaborate curls, sleek shiny twists or soft fat loops of intertwined hair. It may be true that updos instantly add an air of dressiness to a bridal ensemble. Unfortunately, not all brides look their best with hair that is worn up. Some brides look just as beautiful with soft romantic hair that falls around their faces. Check out this newly revised hairstyle updo courtesy of Patrick Cameron.

Bridal Hairstyles & Headpieces Past & Present

Written  exclusively by Karen Shelton for A Brides Best Friend which has sadly gone out of business.

Karen explains that the more bridal hairstyles and headpieces change, the more they stay the same. Karen couldn't pass up the opportunity to dig into the history of the way brides have evolved in their selection of bridal hairdos and headpieces. During her journey for this article Karen discovered some fascinating information about bridal hairstyles.

Runaway bride or Runway Bride

HairBoutique.com's Wedding Hair Expert, Gretchen Maurer has written a great article about the trend in bridal hair care.  Read Gretchen's bridal hair trends...

Hair Snippets #1 - Updos

New updos for medium to long hair are highlighted.  One of the updos is a beautiful cascade of ringlets while the style to the left is a masterpiece of crooked parts and messy splayed ends.

Stunning Long Hair Styles - Part One

Karen is starting a series on great long hair styles direct from the fashion runways of Italy and France.  In this first article Karen talks about multi-sections and multi-parts with beautiful ties.

You Can Create A Stunning Updo or Bun

Karen tells you how easy it is to create a simple but elegant bun for any formal event.  If you can make a ponytail you can make this style.

Easy But Elegant Long Hair Styles 

Karen will be the first to tell you that she is always searching for new long hair styles that are quick & easy but beautiful and elegant.

Bridal Hairstyles: Up, Down Or In Between (Written  exclusively by Karen Shelton for a bridal website)

For some reason, many future brides equate the perfect bridal hairstyle with a beautiful updo full of elaborate curls, sleek shiny twists or soft fat loops of intertwined hair. It may be true that updos instantly add an air of dressiness to a bridal ensemble. Unfortunately, not all brides look their best with hair that is worn up. Some brides look just as beautiful with soft romantic hair that falls around their faces.

Spiral Curls For Medium & Long Looks

Karen explains steps on how to create beautiful spiral curls for medium and long hair. Besides providing step by step instructions, Karen provides details on Olivia Garden spiral curler kits that will make your Wedding curls come true.

5 Great Wedding Hairdos from L'Image Salons - Dallas

Check out the Classic Cameo, the Nineties Hepburn, The I Do Hairstyle and others from a great hair salon in Dallas.

Hair Snoods:   Beautiful Hair Adornments From The Middle Ages

Karen reviews the beauty and styles of various hair snoods.  She discovered that there are several places right on the Internet where you can look at a large collection of beautiful snoods.  She also discovered that they made beautiful wedding headpieces.

And The Bride Wore - Hair Link of the Week 

This site is chock full of amazing and hilarious examples of strange, odd and OK...we agree..unflattering wedding dresses, accessories and anything else wedding related.  If you need a good laugh, check out this award winning gem of a site.   Don't forget to check out wedding hairstyles too!

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Original Publication Date:  8/10/2001 - Revised Publication Date:  12/27/11

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