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33 Impossibly Gorgeous Prom Hair Ideas

Pretty hair for every head.

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1. Create a cool retro updo fishtail braid.

Get the full tutorial here.
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Get the full tutorial here.

2. Create a cute bow using your own hair.

Get the whole tutorial here.
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Get the whole tutorial here.

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3. Rock a low, glamorous bun.

Check out the full tutorial here.
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Check out the full tutorial here.

4. Create a pretty triple braided bun.

For the full tutorial, click here.
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For the full tutorial, click here.

5. This awesome double rolled updo for medium length hair.

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6. Do a super fun '60s bouffant.

Get all the instructions here.
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Get all the instructions here.

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7. Create a cool pompadour updo.

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8. Do a pretty side braid pony.

Learn how to do it here.
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Learn how to do it here.

9. Go for a cute topsy tail pony.

So easy, and so cute. Get the full tutorial here.
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So easy, and so cute. Get the full tutorial here.

10. Try an amazing conch shell braid.

Learn how to do it here.
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Learn how to do it here.

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11. Go for these neat chunky twists.

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12. Do a doughnut bun!

Learn how to do this cute look here.
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Learn how to do this cute look here.

13. Create soft curls with this half-up hairstyle.

Watch the tutorial here.
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Watch the tutorial here.

14. Add flowers for a romantic look.

Get the look with this tutorial.
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Get the look with this tutorial.

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15. Or try feathers for something a bit more quirky.

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16. Create a cool twisted pony.

It's subtly sexy. Check out the full tutorial here.
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It's subtly sexy. Check out the full tutorial here.

17. Create this elaborate looking but easy-to-do pinwheel bun.

Check out the neat tutorial here.
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Check out the neat tutorial here.

18. Create a classic chignon twist.

This look definitely requires some extra bobby pins! Get the full tutorial here.
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This look definitely requires some extra bobby pins! Get the full tutorial here.

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19. Get twisted with this twisted updo.

This look is a bit advanced. Get all the details here.
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This look is a bit advanced. Get all the details here.

20. Create a triple twist chignon.

Learn how to do it here.
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Learn how to do it here.

21. Add flowers in a half up 'do for added interest.

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22. Try a headband with sparkle or flowers to add a touch of whimsy.

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23. Tiny butterfly clips are an adorable addition, too.

These little clips can add the perfect bit of flare to your hair. Get 'em here.
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These little clips can add the perfect bit of flare to your hair. Get 'em here.

24. Or go for loose curls and wear it down.

25. Style your hair with a sweet bow and curls.

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Click here for a tutorial.

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26. Go for gorgeous finger waves.

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27. Create a cute and quick twist.

Learn how to do it here.
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Learn how to do it here.

28. Girls with medium-length bobs can do cute braided updos, too.

Learn how to do it here.
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Learn how to do it here.

29. Create a cute updo, even if you've got a short bob.

Find out how to do it here.
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Find out how to do it here.

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30. Create this charming twist updo in four easy steps.

Watch the tutorial here.
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Watch the tutorial here.

31. Try a sassy, sweet short hair chignon.

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32. Got a bob? Do a faux updo.

Check out all the details here.
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Check out all the details here.

33. Create soft, subtle waves.

Check out this tutorial video to learn how.
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Check out this tutorial video to learn how.

But no matter how you wear your hair, remember:

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The most important thing is to have a great time!

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