Getting all dolled up like a princess for a most wonderful fairytale night worth remembering is what proms are about. Looking no less than one’s best has always been on top of most junior and senior highschool girl’s list. From gowns to make-up down to the teeniest accessories, everything that has to do with looking fabulous must be carefully and properly selected—and no prom regalia is complete without a spectacular hairstyle to top it all off.
But what if you have short hair?
These days, elegant short hairstyles for prom can be achieved though not as easily as when you have long hair. The key, besides getting a very good hairstylist to work with your hair, is to consider carefully these fun styling possibilities.
- Have really short hair? Why not try going vintage with pin curls? A fun and gorgeous look that is uniquely 1920s, this style speaks character and elegance in volumes. Give it a natural twist by adding spikes and messing it up a bit. Use gel to hold style in place. Want a little drama? Sculpt your hair flat to your head. Finish off with a mist of hairspray and voila!A fabulous 1920s look with a modern edge.
- If your short hair has enough length for teasing, try pouffing it up a la Rihanna’s style. Doing so draws focus and adds drama. Be creful not to overdo it though. And don’t forget to lock your style in place with a bit of hairspray once you are done.
- Accessorize! Spruce up your short hairstyle with funky accessories. With so many gorgeous designs to choose from, maximizing their advantage to boost your look depends on your personality and creativity. Go ahead and have fun with them. Mix and amtch them as you please to best complement your prom attire. Just remember: a little prettifying here and there can up your gorgeous factor immensely, going overboard, however, reverses your chances.
- Simple, elegant, and quick; a slicked back wet look hairstyle exudes drama, albeit in a demure, chic way. Polished and sophisticated, this do takes the least amount of styling time and perfectly sets off elegant gowns. For additional emphasis, boost shine with lightweight hair shine products. Rub just a dime-sized amount between palms before applying to hair. Finish off with a spritz of hair spray to ensure that your look stays put the whole night long.