Prom Styles - Long Styles

Prom Styles - Long Styles

Revised: 02/04/12

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All of the articles below are being updated for Prom 2012 - 2013.  Come back and visit us so that you can get all the latest hairstyling tips for Prom 2012 - 2013

Big Ponytail Prom Hair - This va-va voom big ponytail has been modified to be more contemporary.

Big Bun Prom Hairstyle - Combine a gorgeous prom gown with a glam big bun hairstyle.  It's always best to tone down your hair if you amp up your gown. The Big Bun Prom Hairstyle works perfectly with this Clarisse princess prom gown.

40 Hot Hairstyle Ideas For Prom - 40 Prom hairstyles with images for Prom Hairstyle inspiration.

Sexy Long Prom Hair Style - Nicole Scherzinger offers a classic example of a sexy long prom hair style which is easy to re-create at home or with the help of a hair pro.

Long Prom Hair Style Trends For 2012-2013 - Should you wear your hair up or down?  Follow your heart but consider the Gown you select for your ultimate decision.  Read here for some additional hints.

Hottest Hair Accessory For Prom 2013 Is The Jessica Simpson HairDo.  Visit our Jessica Simpson HairDo Page.  Wear any Prom hairstyle you desire by going longer or shorter in an instant with any of Jessica Simpson's Instant Clip-In Extensions.

Diane Kruger Hairstyle - Elegance In A Side Hairdo - Diane wears a fabulous hairstyle which combines a gorgeous side pony with side-swept bangs which are spectacular.  Perfect for Prom or any other formal event this style can be dressed up or dressed down.

Prom Hair - Long Deconstructed - Kate Hudson Ringlets Secrets Of Instant Long Hair.  What's more alluring than long, bombshell blonde shimmering tresses cascading in waves of deconstructed ringlets and waves? 

Prom - Sassy Messy Updo! - This updo style is spectacular in a number of ways.  The long side-swept bangs are highlighted with ribbons of highlights and lowlights providing rich depth and movement while the sides of this messy updo are swept back towards the middle of head creating a sassy profile.

Prom Hair: Pinned Up Ringlets - Follow the step-by-step instructions to recreate this gorgeous style.

Hair Play Rule: Simply, Sexy Hairstyles & Hairdos On The Side - Whether you're floating down the aisle to marry the man of your dreams or down a winding staircase to dazzle your Prom date, simply sexy hairstyles and hairdos that combine lush waves worn captured on the side are a brilliant hair play. 

Steal Hannah Montana's (Miley Cyrus) long straight rock star hairstyle.

Steal Anna Kournikova's Long Pony.

Prom Hair - Sensual Nape Knot - This knotted style nestles at the nape of the neck and is a simple, elegant style.  This hairstyle is great for hair that is chin to below shoulder length.   

Kate Hudson
"The Skeleton Key" Premiere

Gallery Of Hair Styles - Finding Updos At

To see a complete listing of styles for Prom and Updo related dressy hairstyles complete the following steps:

1.  Go to Gallery
2.  Select "Prom", "Formal" or "Updo" from The Interactive Style Selector selection list at the bottom of the page and select "All" to look at all the styles.
3.  Select the categories that you would like to see for age and other hair related features and then select the Prom, Formal or Updo category of styles.

HB Hairstyle Wizard™

Select Your 2012 Prom HairStyle at the HB Hairstyle Wizard   which is available through our portal.  If you already have an account & password on (Marketplace or HairTalk) use it to log in. 

For other Prom Galleries check out the Barbara Lhotan Gallery, Patrick Cameron Gallery or the Gretchen Maurer Gallery.

Long Hair For Prom Articles

Beautiful braided up/down do!  

This dressy hairstyle is an elegant braided updo that combines a classic center French braid that is carefully sculpted and pinned close to the back head with the rest of the hair worn down in a shiny flowing style. Perfect for medium to longer locks.

Elegant Curled Updo

This dressy hairstyle is an elegant updo that combines a sleek front with chic curls and loops that are carefully sculpted and pinned close to the head to give a sleek but elegant look. Perfect for medium to longer locks.

Jeweled Crown Twist Style  

This style is easy to create and works great for just about length of hair or texture from short to long, thin/fine to thick hair.  Great way to instantly dress up short hair or enhance a softly curled longer style. 

Uneven Loop Braid  

This style is elegant, beautiful and different. Work for medium to longer locks. Perfect for Prom. 

Hair By Jenniffer & Co.
Mentor, Ohio
Stylist: Tricia Vernick

Put Your Best Updo Forward

Information with photos of various dressy Prom styles for medium to longer locks.

Check out 25 Ways To Jazz Up Short Hair

Check out some helpful tips on how to dress up short hair for any event from Prom to a Wedding.

Elegant Up/Down Dressy style

Check out our latest updo for Prom 2003. It combines elegant hair rolls topped off w/ beautiful hair jewels. Great for medium to long hair.

Perfect Ponytails  

Many of the more elegant updo styles start or finish with a ponytail.  Read this article to get ideas for your Prom style.  Ponytails are hot for 2003 and can be worn as the ultimate dress-up style for any hair.

String Pulled Braided Chignon

This hot string pulled chignon can work for short, medium or long hair.  Created by the Paul Mitchell artistic hair team it is a great style that can work for just about any dressy hair event.

Twisted Elegance 

This gorgeous twisted style can work on hair that is short to long and most textures.

Sassy Updo  

This style is ideal for medium to long hair that is coarse or medium to thick. Accessorize with glittery hair gems, elegant filigree barrettes or glitter gel.

Easy Knotted Style

Our fav stylist, Barbara Lhotan, has released a new book - 5 Minute Fun Finishes.  She has graciously shared one of her latest knotted styles just in time for the Holidays and Prom Season.

Party Updo For Long Hair by Patrick Cameron's celebrity stylist Patrick Cameron shares an awesome updo for long hair.  It is a little complicated but a great stylist or even a very talented friend or relative should be able to recreate this look.   

An Unusual Prom Look - Hair Snoods: Beautiful Hair Adornments From The Middle Age

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 headpieces for dressy events just like Proms.

A Beautiful Updo For Any Event

This great half up, half down, party style can be jazzed up with curls or worn straight and sexy.  Check out this updo to get detailed step-by-step instructions. For medium to very long hair lengths.

Prom Hairstyle News - Latest Looks In Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks have taken the fashion world by storm.  Check out all the latest looks on the fashion runways.  Dreadlocks are hot, hot, hot. Expect to see several versions at Proms everywhere.

Long Hair Looks Straight From The Fashion Runways

Karen gives you some inspiration for looks that could work for long hair at the Prom.  Great photos of long hair.

Long Hair Styles You Can Dress Up Instantly

Karen loves to try new hairstyles on her long hair.  Check out her latest "dress up your long hair" article hot off the presses. Just in time for your Holiday Prom and parties.

Prom Hair Ideas For Long Thick Curly Hair

Whether you have long, thick naturally tight curls, relaxed curls or waves, this article has some photos of different ways to wear your hair.

Warrior & Goddess Braids Hit The Fashion Runaways 

Check out some stunning new photos of the hottest braids from the recent Autumn 1999 fashion shows. Check out why they are called warrior or goddess braids.

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Original Publication Date:  03/1998 - Revised Publication Date:  02/04/12

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