It’s not often that you attend an event so special that you have the option to wear your hair in a sophisticated updo. This slideshow features prom updos that are classic and elegant.
If you want a polished prom look like that pictured above, make sure to pull back the sides tightly, give a little lift to the top, and wear whichever type of bun you choose high on the crown. Adding a large accessory gives the style a little spunk.
This prom hairstyle requires a good hairstylist who is creative and works well with braided hairstyles.
This unique prom look takes individual strands of hair and sculpts them artistically on top of the actual style.
This cool updo focuses all of the actual styling to one side.
This fun style features hair that is pulled back dramatically and piled high at the crown.
This sexy style is teased and lifted across the top while soft cascading hair is sculpted to one side.
This hairstyle features on large braid woven from side to side loosely falling about the forehead.
This sophisticated updo features tiny braids that encircle the bun.
Lots of lift on top and an exaggerated back bun highlight this prom style.
This interesting style has all the interest in the back with waves of hair layers overlapping each other.
Wrap a subtle string of beads or baby’s breath around your bun to glam up your look.
Tiny adornments such as the purple ribbons shown above add character and dimension to your style.
Have your hairstylist get creative with your bun.
Have your hairstylist work with your hair color.
Pull strands out of the style to give it character.