Hairstyles

27 Stunning And Cute Prom Hairstyles For Long Hair

Ponytails, loose curls, half ups, fancy braids and colored highlights are in fashion when we talk about cute prom hairstyles for long hair.They are elegant in their ultimate look yet easy to wear and highly compatible to the requirement of hair grow event.

“Perfection is every girl’s dream, regarding the classic attires, shoes, and of course the hair, everything just has to be flawless. All the accessories, once sorted out, can cost a huge amount for attending a single function. Saving money on the hairdos can certainly be a treat, with a confidence to do multiple experiments with the hair as hair styling can either greatly enhance or distort your overall appearance, no matter how expensive accessories you have put on.

If you are an imaginative person and willing to do exciting experimentation with your hair, you are undoubtedly at the right place. Here are some trendy and cute prom hairstyles along with some exclusive hair growth tips for long hair that will help you give an elegant and classy look this year!”

27. Muddled Curled Prom Hairstyle

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An elegantly structured messy updo of long curls is quite easy to make and would not bother you at all. Make partitions for the bangs in triangular form and slightly curl them using a small diameter curling rod. To curl the remaining lengthy hair, use a curler of comparatively larger diameter. Once done with the curling, sweep all the hair towards the skull and fix them with the help of pins. Try to use a hair spray for maintaining the hairstyle for long time.

How to Style:

  • Start by brushing your hair and then sectioning them into 2 or more layers.
  • Clip the sectioned layers and choose the area you want to work on first.
  • It is a wise choice to choose the lower section of the head as it easier to section them further based upon styling by the help of a tail comb.
  • For curling, take small strands about an inch wide and wind them around the curling iron. Once they’re curled pin them up and let them cool.
  • Apply the same method to all the sections you’ve made allowing them to cool.
  • Once you’re done, remove the pins and let curls fall in place.
  • Now for the muddled hairdo, pin the curls around the back of your head loosely to give a messy yet a perfectly styled look for your prom.
  • Finish up your hair by applying curl setting spray.
  • Pin flowers or other hair accessories ideally for prom.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Ideal for heart shaped, angular faced and diamond faced ladies.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Moroccanoil Intense Curl Cream by Morrocanoil for crunch free hair.
  • Shu Uemura Art of Hair Sheer Lacquer Finishing Spray for finishing.

26. Side Chignon For Prom Hairstyle

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Loosely curled long hair accompanying a plain braid presents an ideal formal impression for cute prom black hairstyles for long hair. Divide the hair in two portions maintaining one section relatively bigger than the second. Again fraction the bigger portion into two fragments and plait the 1st segment.

Tease and gently align the residual portion of second division. Organize the remaining portion of hair to one side and try a ponytail. Even curling the end of ponytail will make it look more glamorous.

How to Style:

  • Start with the hair you posses naturally or curl them, it’s totally up to you.
  • Separate the hair at the crown at the sides, wind up the larger section and clip it behind your ear lobe.
  • Take the remaining hair located at your base; turn them to a side you wish for the chignon to begin with.
  • Start tying the hair into knots depending on the length of the hair you have.
  • Once knotted, grab the ends, twisting each strand in various directions, pinning them in a messy way around the head.
  • If small tendrils escape while doing your hair, let them be. They soften your features.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Small, angular, oval faced ladies, here’s the hairdo you can rock at any party.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Use L’Oreal Paris Studio Perfect Fix Ultrafine Spray, Extreme Hold by L’Oreal Paris for a strong hold.

25. The Cute Side Pony For Prom

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Elegant side pony curly hairstyles go with every dress and is ideal if you are having a good hair color. Separate out the bangs, position all the hair to the chosen side and protect them with a hair tie. Try a loose curl option for lengthy hair and adjust them with a fine hair spray. You can also cover the pony with a portion of your hair to give them a sleek look.

How to Style it:

  • Begin styling by untangling your hair using a hairbrush.
  • Separate the bangs/fringes from the rest of hair using a tail comb, gathering them at the nape.
  • Secure them using an elastic band.
  • Now taking a strand, wind it around the rim of the elastic band tucking the end of the hair in the bulk.
  • Straighten out the bangs/fringes.
  • Spray some hair spray to make them frizz free, lasting for some hours.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Avoid this look if you have a round face with chubby cheeks. This hairdo will enhance out the chubbiness more than you can handle.
  • Oval, rectangular faced ladies ever thought about making this hairstyle for prom? Do try it! It will look amazing on your face structure.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Carol’s Daughter Kizzi is the ketchup to your fries here.

Amongst all the annual events, Prom stands out as the most tremendous and unforgettable experience for high school students, particularly for girls. Cute prom hairstyles for long hair fulfill your dream of looking unique with a signature style.

24. Modern Mohawk Prom Hairstyle

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It is amongst quite modern yet easy-to-make prom braided hairstyles for long hair that requires some bobby pins and a good hairspray. Straighten out your hair, and start with the back combing of crowned Mohawk portion. Once achieving preferred height, grab an appropriate section from both sides one by one and secure them with pins after smoothing them out aligning at the back. Level the back-combed Mohawk portion to position it above the pins.

How to Style it:

  • Comb your hair and part your hair in three sections that is the area of the crown, the middle section extending from one side of the ear to the other horizontally, the third section being the base of the hair.
  • Spray a volume boost hair spray on your hair and comb your hair backwards to create volume at the top section called as the ‘Mohawk’.
  • Pin down the middle section and curl out the lower section.
  • The Mohawk can be curled before dropping it over the lower two sections.
  • Finish it by spraying hair spray to keep the look in place.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Gives a glorious, enchanting look to square faces. Also draws out a small forehead.

Recommended Hair Product:

  •  L’Oreal Elnett Satin Hairspray for finishing up the look.

23. Sock Bun Hairstyle

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Many people are familiar with this hairstyle because of its simplicity and popularity. Try starting with tying your hair in an elevated ponytail and partitioning the tail in two halves vertically. Clip the upper half in the forward direction so that it won’t bother you and start forming a bun by inserting the ends of your hair from the lower hair section towards the pony.

Clamp the ends with bobby pins and fraction the upper portion of hair in two halves again, left and right. Fold the hair ends of both partitions one by one under the bun. Apply bobby pins to set up the bun hairstyle.

How to Style it:

  • Brush through your hair, securing them by an elastic band at the highest point on your head.
  • Divide the pony into two sections that is the top section and the bottom section.
  • Using the bottom section, make a bun and pin it in place by straight pins.
  • Now straight the top section and divide it further in two sections winding them around the bun from each side and locking its position by bobby pins.
  • Spray an ample amount of hair spray for keeping the small hair in place.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairdo works for all face types.

Recommended Hair Products:

  •  L’Oreal Infinium 3 Hairspray is used in this look for firm hold to the hair.

22. Soft Wave Sensation Prom Hairstyle

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This hairdo has become blockbuster for every hair type, dress and event in cute prom black hairstyles for long hair. The lengthy the hair, the classy it looks! If you are having straight hair, try a bigger curling iron to ensure formation of loose curls and take a portion of your hair to begin with. Apply hair spray once done with each section and gently pull your fingers through the curls to get an even sweet and soft look.

How to Style it:

  • On damp hair apply mousse or root boosting spray later drying them using a paddle brush and a dryer. By doing this, your hair will look voluminous favoring the look you wanted.
  • Divide your hair in the midline forming two sections. Clip one section away so that it doesn’t get in your way when you’re curling.
  • Now using a curling rod of about half an inch or one fourth the inch, curl your hair outward.
  • Let them cool while you work on the other section.
  • After you’re done from both sides, comb them with your fingers so that they break into small waves giving a softer yet a fuller look.
  • Now spray the Finishing Spray on them and enjoy your evening!

Recommended Face Type:

  • This look helps in rounding off angular jaw lines. Rectangular faced ladies, try this for prom this year.
  • As for ladies with a round chubby face like mine, this look makes us look less chubby and we can accomplish an angular jaw line with high cheek bones if contouring is done perfectly.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Boosta Spray by Unite is used as a root booster.
  • Bumble and Bumble’s Spray De Mode as a finishing spray.

21. The Side Swept Prom Hairstyle

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Yet another elegant style to carry at your prom is the side swept hair that would be ideally complementing the formal dress you are wearing. Start with the sectioning of hair and then curling with desired sized curling iron. You can have tight or loose curls depending upon the matching accessories.

If someone wants a headband, that also can be a decent option. Drag your hair all on the same side and either clip the other side with some bobby pins or let them remain loose. Such layered hairstyles are equally attractive for straight long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Tangle free your hair, sectioning them into two.
  • Separate the bangs and pin them on a side at your temples.
  • Take a section that you will be working on at first and clip the other away.
  • Spray the working spray on the hair and let’s begin.
  • Taking a curler having a smaller width, curl your hair through. We’re using a smaller curler as tight curls trend to stay longer than the loose ones.
  • Curl the other section as well and let the curls cool.
  • Spray the Finishing Spray on them having a firm hold so that the curls stay in place.
  • Now for the bangs, straighten them out applying the heat protective serum at first.
  • As you pin them back at your temples, add up some hair accessories to them. A flower would do equal justice as a leaf shaped hair pin would do.
  • Arrange your hair in such a way that the curls fall at your shoulder and some at back, leaving the other shoulder empty.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Round, oval, heart shapes will complement this look. Rectangular, square and angular faced ladies, this hairdo softens the harsh jaw lines you possess.

Recommended Hair Product:

  •  Frederic Fekkai Coiff Styling Gel to style the hair.

20. The Messy Bun Hairstyle

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This is amongst the most extensively worn prom hairstyles for long hair by girls where a simple accessory like flower can add up to its grace. To begin with the dry hair and leaving the bangs, start the back combing of front portion to make your hair voluminous.

Make a ponytail towards a single side and form a bun, as the quote goes “the messier the bun, the better it looks”. Randomly pulling out thin sections of hair from the pony tail, re-pin them at another point. Spray them slightly and play with bangs as you want to.

Quick Link: French Braid Hairstyles

How to Style it:

  • Brush through your hair ensuring they are tangle free.
  • Gather your hair at the top of your head and make a loosely tied ponytail.
  • Now divide the ponytail into two sections, back combing them till the elastic band.
  • Now combine the hair together, making them as one and wind them around the elastic band.
  • Tuck in the end of the strand within the bun, securing the bun with straight pins.
  • Straighten out the bangs if you have, to complement the look.
  • Use hair spray in the end to ensure everything is in place.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hair style works for any kind of face. Be it round, angular, rectangular or diamond shaped.
  • This bun will look its best when your hair are dirty. But if they’re clean, use a dry shampoo to add up some texture to make them a bit rough to achieve this look.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Super Clean Spray by Paul Mitchell is used to achieve dry, crispy hair.

19. The Half Prom Hairstyle

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This one is an effortless hairdo, done in no time giving you a classic appearance. Initiate the curling of hair with a curling iron, sequentially. Split up a 4-5 inch Mohawk portion of hair and start back combing. At the desired elevation of Mohawk, clip up this portion at the back using bobby pins.

Smooth out the remaining hair portions on both side of the Mohawk and tie them at the backside. You can cover up the pins by loosely fixing the curls over them and maintain a messy form.

Quick Link: Wavy Hairstyles

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair and divide them in three sections. One at the crown, the second from the hair left at the base and third at the back of the second one.
  • Separate the bangs from the crown and clip them away. You’ll be using them to add up the glam factor to your hair.
  • Back comb the crown adding up a bit of volume.
  • Smooth the hair and pin them at the back of your head.
  • Taking the middle section, divide it further in two strands making braids of each. Pin them along with the previously pinned hair.
  • Now curl the remaining hair from the middle section.
  • Take the third section; divide it further into two sections and start curling with a small curler so that the curls remain tight and in place.
  • Spray a firm hold spray on the hair to keep the curls in place.
  • Straighten out the bangs and let some tendrils loose. Congratulations you’ve achieved the most awaited Taylor Swift inspired look.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairstyle draws out the attention from your plumped cheeks, talking about round faced people here.
  • Oval faced ladies, rectangular faced people with angular jaw lines, flaunt yourself with this hairstyle.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Dove Refresh+Care Invigorating Dry Shampoo for adding crisp to your hair.

18. Braid Hairstyle For Prom

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Braids are a sophisticated and classic style to tie up the hair retaining the fashion statement. Take out fragment of hair around the face and fix the remaining hair at the back. Divide your hair as preferred, and start making braid on both sides of the division using small portions of hair. Tie up the braid ends with any band and curl the hair other than the braided ones. Pin up the braided portions on both sides and cover the bobby pins under the curls.

Quick Link: Hairstyles For Oval Faces

How to Style:

  • Before beginning, make certain that you have dry hair.
  • Sweep away the side bangs and tie them at the top of your head.
  • Now make two sections out of your hair, the first section being less voluminous than the other one.
  • The third section is your main area on which you will make a chignon.
  • Take the third section, curl it, taking single strands and arranging them loosely at the nape, pinning them up.
  • Once you’re done, take the second section and tie it up in a braid and wind it around your head, tucking the strand in the chignon.
  • Straighten the bangs and pin them at the back of the ear on one side.
  • Spray up the finishing spray and let’s rock the party!

Recommended Face Type:

  • It works on all faces having all sorts of hair types. People with a small forehead, no need to be conscious anymore. This hairstyle is up to rescue.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Spray and Play by Big Sexy Hair to add some grit so that the braid stays for a while.

17. The Curled Pony For Prom

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Start with the backcombing of top hair portion to give volume and suitable height and fix the hair in a lower ponytail. If your hair is frizzy, apply a small amount of serum to smooth them out.  Split small sections taken from ponytail and begin curling them. With the help of bobby pins, pin up the curls over or toward the sides of pony. It is simple and one of the cute prom ombre hairstyles for long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Comb your hair and divide it in three sections that is the top most section also called as the crown, the middle section that is the sides of the hair are separated from the area close to the ears, and the bottom area making up the ponytail.
  • Separate the fringes from the crown and clip them up. Now taking the top most section, using a tail comb, tease your hair backwards making up an enlarged crown. Now using a bristle bush, smooth down the hair pinning them at the nape.
  • Keeping the middle section for the last to work on, tie the remaining hair in a ponytail. Curl them using a wider curling iron to get fuller, thicker curls. Spray them with a firm holding spray to lock them at their place.
  • Now take the middle section, braid it, circuiting it around the crown, ending it by tucking the remaining strand in your ponytail.
  • Now proceeding with the bangs straighten them, drawing them outwards on either side of the margins of the face.
  • End the look by spraying an ample amount of hairspray.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairstyle with suit oval faced dolls having medium to long lengthed hair.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Super Skinny Serum by Paul Mitchell will reduce the occurrence of frizz in your hair.

16. The Curl Temptress Prom Hairstyle

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This hairdo completely goes with the long plunging bang and all hair on one side will add to the dramatic beauty. Starting with small sections, try out curling all your hair with a curling iron. Once done, fix all hair to a single side through braiding, making twists or just positioning with bobby pins.

How to Style it:

  • Disentangle your hair using a wide toothed comb.
  • Section your hair in two parts by running a tail comb in the midline.
  • Curl your hair on one side at first using a wide curling iron and let them cool.
  • Now apply the same technique to the other side and curl your way through and let them cool.
  • Once cooled, using your fingers brush through your hair so that a soft subtle look is achieved.
  • Now straighten out the fringes and finish by using a hair spray all over the hair. You’re ready for the evening!

Recommended Face Type:

  • Works well with round, diamond shape faces having medium to long hair.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Kenra 25 Hairspray for a firm hold on the curls is recommended for this hairdo.

15. The Pinning Back Hairstyle

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It’s an amazingly simple hairstyle claiming sophistication and elegance in simplicity without getting over. Start with dry straight hair resting on the favored side of shoulder. Grab an appropriate section of hair from both sides and fix them back using pins. You can modify this style by taking multiple sections one by one, twisting them over one another and pinning at the end. Secure the hairdo with a spray afterwards and be a part of latest hairstyles for long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Dampen up your hair and add up a hydrator to get the hold and gloss for achieving this look.
  • Now use a wide barrel brush to blow dry your hair.
  • Section your hair now into four to five sections. The front section for the bangs/fringes, the second section for twisting and pinning on one side, the third for pinning on other side of the ear, the fourth section to twist and pin at the base and the fifth section to balance out the look.
  • Twist and arrange the second section to pin at the back on the left side. Keep in mind that this section should have less hair as compared to the third section on the right.
  • Twist the right, third section and pin it at the back of your head where the second section is pinned.
  • Moving on the fourth section, twist it and arrange it as a bun located at your nape.
  • Use the fifth section and spread it out into teeny tiny strands, twisting them and pinning them up along with others to give an appearance of a chignon.
  • Your up do is ready!

Recommended Face Type:

  • Recommended for all face types. Works well with all kinds of hair length and types.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Air Control Hairspray by Aveda for locking those pinned beauties in place.

14. Wrapped Up Hairstyle

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As the name suggests, the hair are wrapped upon themselves from front and rear positions and then fixed at the back crown region. Initially, the ends of hair are loosely curled using a curler or flat iron. From the top of hair, take a small section of hair and fix it with pins.

Take more sections from the crown area and sequentially fix them in a decent shape. Shifting towards the sides, grab the hair sections from left and wrap them towards the right and same goes for the left section. Pin up the wrappings and you are done!

How to Style it:

  • Brush and section out the top most layer of hair at your head that is the crown.
  • Tease them backwards, later smoothing them using a bristle brush. Secure this by placing a few bobby pins at the back of your head.
  • From the remaining section of your hair take two strands and wrap it around the back combed hair. Twist their ends and insert them in the crown. Secure with bobby pins to ensure their safety.
  • Repeat the same technique using other strands, wrapping them around the crown and a little below it making sure you’ve secured them all at the level of the ear.
  • Divide the rest of the remaining hair in three sections. First on the left side of the ear, the second on the right side of the ear. The middle strand as it is to do further styling later.
  • Take the middle section twisting it out in a bun at the nape.
  • Now the remaining strands are to be twisted around the bun applying the same method as before till all of the hair are pinned over the bun.
  • Now using the straight pins, secure the bun in place.
  • Add up a clip at the side to make it eye catching.
  • Finish by spraying hair spray all over the hairdo.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Highly recommended for heart shaped faces, the rest can use it as well by letting a tendril or two slip out its space to add some drama.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Luxurious Volume Thickening Mousse to set the hair.
  • Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray to add some texture to the hair before styling.

13. Bouffant Hairstyle For Prom

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Backcombing is a significant part of this hairstyle that gives shape and volume to the hair. By the help of a comb, try backcombing of the top crown portion of hair and level the hair section above it to give a smooth and soft touch. Assemble the hair from both sides immediately over the ears, and adjust them in a partial ponytail. The hairstyle is a fantastic choice in all other cute prom hairstyles for long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Brush and divide your hair in three sections.
  • Separate out the bangs at first to straighten them out later.
  • Apply mousse to the top most section, tease them out making the crown voluminous and secure it in place at the back of the head.
  • Take the second section of hair from either side of the ear, twisting it around and pinning it at the same place as the first section.
  • Now for the base, blow dry it outwards.
  • Finish it using a finishing spray.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Works well with round faces, elongated faces and any type of face you ladies possess. This style works with all!

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Shu Uemura Art of Hair Sheer Lacquer Finishing Spray to add the finishing touches.
  • L’Oreal Paris EverSleek, Super Sleek Intense Serum for frizz control.
  • Pantene Pro-V Curly Mousse for adding a bit of volume before back combing at the crown.

12. Side Braid For Prom

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In this technique, hair sections from both sides are braided till the ears and residual hair are fixed half way up. Divide your hair in two halves, and separate the portions from both sides and clip them to work out afterwards.

Gather the remaining hair into a partial ponytail, fixed with pins or a hair tie.  Instead of simple braids try a French braid on each side of hair beginning from the division area right down to the ears and fix the braid ends with bobby pins.

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair thoroughly to ensure they are knots and tangle free.
  • Sweep the hair on one side and brush them again to start braiding.
  • Gather the hair; take out three sections of the same width dividing them further in three sections.
  • Start it underneath the ear lobe. Grab one section, cross it over the middle overlapping it by the third.
  • Repeat the same steps till you achieve the desired length of the braid.
  • Secure it with an elastic band.
  • Leave the little wisps crawling out of the braid to give a messier look.

Recommended Face Type:

  • All the faces work with the braided side do.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Platinum Silkening Mist by Kenra repairs hair and controls frizz.

11. Smooth Back The Sides Hairstyle

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Stretch side hair whilst keeping the volume; give you a formal look for events like prom. Start by backcombing the crown hair and using a curling iron, curl all the hair. Make the top portion into a pompadour, giving the volume to the Mohawk portion; fix those hairs towards the downside.

Finally, smooth out the side hair tightly and tie them with bobby pins. Use the back curls to cover the pins. Now you are ready with a cute prom hairstyle for your long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Begin hairstyling with dry hair.
  • Spray hairspray all over the hair and brush them to mix it evenly.
  • Part the hair in three sections, the crown area being the first section, the half of the bulk from the remaining hair as the second section and the remaining hair as the third section.
  • Back comb the crown area to add a bit of volume. Pin it at the back of the head.
  • Now curl the two areas remaining and pin them around the first section, arranging them in a chignon.
  • Straighten out the bangs and let some tendrils loose softening out the jaw line.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Create this look without fear as this suits all face types.
  • This hairdo is ideal for small to medium lengthed hair.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Platinum Silkening Mist by Kenra repairs split ends.

10. Halfway Braid Hairstyle For Prom

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If you are a braid-lover, this might be the perfect look for you amid cute prom hairstyles. Hairs are braided from the front and sides running down towards the back halting in the midway to ensure a half up appearance.

Try a French braid, particularly an inside out one, beginning from the top and finishing close to the ear level. Braid ends can be fixed with the help of bobby pins and hair ends can be curled for a more sophisticated and cute look.

How to Style it:

  • Tangle free your hair, parting the hair in three sections.
  • Tease the top section of the crown by applying mousse for the volume.
  • Take the strands near the ear, twist and pin them at the back of the head winding them around in opposite directions.
  • Curl the rest of the hair with a wide width curler.
  • Let them cool and spray a firm hold spray to keep them in place.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This suits all face type. All of you ladies, if you have a hard choice selecting the hairstyle, go for this!

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Bumble and Bumble’s Does It All, to lock the curls in place.

9. One Side Twisted Back

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As it can be guessed by the name itself, hair from one side are wrapped or twisted towards the back side and the other portion is left loose. Soft curls would really complement this hairdo. Set up by curling all hair and let them rest on right side. Now create two to three twists starting from the left side all the way towards the right side lying at the back of head. Fix these twisted hair strands with pin and cover with curls.

How to Style it:

  • Brush the hair and side part them using a tail comb.
  • Take two strands from the forehead, twist them, adding up a bit of volume as you go twisting.
  • Reach at the back of the head from one side, securing it with bobby pins.
  • Now take the other side of the hair, twisting them in place, securing them at the back with the previous strand.
  • Curl the remaining hair by a two inch barrel and spray the setting spray to keep the hair in place.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairdo can be rocked by any woman having any shape of the face. Thick hair are ideal for such a hairdo.

Recommended Hair Product:

  •  Paul Mitchell Flexible Style Slick Works Gel for a glossy texture of hair.

8. Fancy Braid For Prom

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Thrilled to be a part of new and cute prom hairstyles for long hair? Try this out! Curl the hair, pin up all your hair away from the face and let all the left hair on one side. Try a soft and loose braid on that side starting below the pinning area near the ears. Run your fingers through each twist of the braid to loosen it a bit and tie with a pony or a hair stretch.

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair and straighten them using a straightner.
  • Separate the bangs sweeping them away from the forehead till the hairstyle reaches the end.
  • Gather your hair on one side, the same side where your bangs will align.
  • Take two sections from the crown, lifting only a few strands up to make a braid.
  • Use the wider portion first to make a braid and pin it at the level of the ear.
  • Use the remaining small section at the crown to make another braid. Secure it with an elastic band.
  • Now use the hair present beneath it to make a pony.
  • Twist the hair that you gathered in a ponytail, fold them inward and release them when you get a twist.
  • Now take two strands at the level of the ear, make a ponytail of the strands that you grabbed, flipping them as before till you get a twist.
  • Take some small strands from the wider side of partition that you made earlier and make a small braid out of them. Secure this with an elastic band.
  • Gather the rest of the hair, make a ponytail, fold it inwards getting a twist and start braiding.
  • As shown in the picture, a fishtail braid will do justice to this hairstyle.
  • Now to make a braid, divide the hair into three strands. Take a small outer piece and cross it over and add it to the inner section.
  • Follow the same steps as you proceed downwards with the braid.
  • Once done, secure it with an elastic band.
  • Add up flowers, beads and some hairclips to take the hairstyle to the next level.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairstyle suits women having thick to mildly thick hair.
  • Long hair are a necessity for this hairstyle.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Paul Mitchell Awapuhi Wild Ginger Finishing Spray never leaves the hair crunchy, sticky or stiff. This is highly recommended for the hairstyle you’ve dreamed of achieving.

7. Posh Ponytail

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Partition out a small portion for side bangs in the front and divide the remaining hair in three horizontal fragments. From the top, grab hair and pin up as you want to style them. Level the third fragment into a low ponytail and wrap the second fragment around the ponytail and fix with the help of pins.

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair till they’re tangle free.
  • Section your hair into two for adding volume to the pony.
  • Take the upper section at the crown, back comb it and smooth it out with a bristle brush.
  • Gather the hair in a ponytail; secure them in an elastic band.
  • Take one strand and wind it around the elastic band.
  • Brush the remaining hair out when you’ve fastened the above mentioned strand.
  • Finishing spray will be used here to make the hair frizz free.

Recommended Face Type:

  • High ponytails work for all the face types. Ideal for medium to thick hair.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Aveda Control force Firm Hold Hair Spray doesn’t let the ponytail budge from its place. Also it helps in frizz control when used on a ponytail.

6. Crimped Curls

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This hairstyle covers loosely crimped or wavy curls and a particular wavy iron rod is exploited for this purpose.  Using the iron, create the crimped curls for all hair and level the top hair as you want to with pinning afterwards. These waves will make the long hair look extra charming and among the most beautiful hairstyles for long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Start by washing your hair and letting them dry.
  • Apply an anti-frizz serum to them and a heat protecting serum.
  • Heat the crimper for 3 to 5 minutes before crimping.
  • Style the hair by taking a strand about two inches wide.
  • Crimp the hair starting from the roots for about five seconds and release the grip.
  • Secure the crimped hair using a hair spray and enjoy the evening.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Ideal for round, oval and heart shaped faces.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Garnier Fructis Style Sleek & Shine Anti-Humidity Hairspray for frizz control.
  • Sebastian Professional Stylbrid 9 for heat protection.

5. Fancy Waves Hairstyle

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These fancy waves will leave everybody awestruck! Make a rectangular segment in the central portion of head. Fragment out, shape the hair as standing waves and set the ends in position. Even out the hair in a ponytail, playing with the remaining hair try out forming a bun.

How to Style:

  • Part your hair in the midline by the help of a tail comb.
  • Divide the hair in two sections clipping both sides away.
  • Now choose a side that you want to work on.
  • Take a part of the hair you’ll curl first. Using a wide bore tong, curl your hair and let them cool.
  • Apply the same method to the rest of your hair and let them cool.
  • Once they cool, brush through your hair using your fingers creating small, soft waves.
  • Spray all over them and carry your hair with confidence.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Suits all faces but glorifies the oval face.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • Redken Hot Sets 22 Thermal Setting Mist is ideal as it gives the hair a body and a hold to the curls.

4. Fishtail Mohawk For Prom

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The hairdo encompasses a classic fishtail twisted into an awesome and stunning hairstyle precisely one of the best cute prom hairstyles for long hair. Divide all the hair into three horizontal fragments and level the hair in the form of three distinct buns. Utilize loose hair extension to form a braid of fishtail style and position this braid into Mohawk with the help of pins. Apply spray to hold the hair in place.

How to Style it:

  • Start by brushing your hair to lessen the chances of tangles and knots.
  • Divide your hair into four sections. The top section being the crown, the second section being the area behind your ear lobes, the third section underneath the second one and the fourth section comprising of hair located at your nape.
  • Make a fish tail braid of the first section and secure it with an elastic band.
  • Proceed with the same technique to the remaining three sections and tie them up with an elastic band.
  • Start again with the first part, loosen the braid by pulling it gently and make a messy bun. Secure the bun in place using bobby pins.
  • Repeat the action throughout the remaining sections. This creates an uber chic Mohawk look that can be suitable even for formal occasions.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This caters to angular faces. It highlights their bone structure and plays the features beautifully.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Tresemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray causes heat protection, leaving your hair soft and dry.
  • TIGI Bed Head Hard Head Hairspray gives a strong hold to the hair.

3. A Twisted Flat Bun

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Make a rectangular partition in the middle portion of the head and smoothly twist this fragment in the form of a ponytail. Even out the remaining hair into a ponytail too and try curling the hair of the ponytail with a curler. Fix the hair structured as rolls and spray shiner to get a pretty appearance.

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair, parting them in the midline.
  • You have two sections to work on now.
  • Clip one section away and brush the second section again.
  • Take two strands located at the hairline, twist them adding up hair from the section you’ve selected.
  • Do this till you have reached the mid of the back of your head.
  • Now take two strands from the opposite sides of the head and twist them, adding some strands from the section you’ve chosen till you’ve reached the part of the head where you pinned the first part.
  • Fasten these with the help of hair pins.
  • Now take hair, make them in a pony and twist your hair inward.
  • Grab the strands, twist them and make little buns securing them in place by straight pins.
  • Arrange them in whorls at the back of the head and apply hair spray.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Suitable for all hair types. Will look gorgeous with heart shaped faces if you let a tendril or two escape from the up do.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Paul Michell Freeze and Shine Super Spray to act as a finishing spray when you are done with the styling.

2. Yo Yo Curls Prom Hairstyle

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Deliberately curling the hair up and down, make them a great show off and perfect for prom. Use serum on dry hair and take an appropriately sized section of hair. Enfold the lower one-third portion of the fragmented section over a barrel curler.

Now take another section and enfold the lower one-second portion of that fragmented section over a barrel curler. Continue with alternate one-third and one-second portions of all sections until all hair are done. Remember to apply the hair spray at the end and familiarize yourself with new and cute prom hairstyles for long hair.

How to Style it:

  • Brush the hair to make them tangle free.
  • Part the hair sideways.
  • Apply the heat protecting serum to your hair and brush them so that it spreads evenly in your hair.
  • Grab a strand and wind it around the curler. The curler being small bored as the curls formed are tight and stay for a long time.
  • Do the same with one side and then to the other.
  • Once you’re done, let the hair cool.
  • Finish the look by using a finishing spray.

Recommended Face Type:

  • This hairdo is suitable for oval, elongated faces. Ideal if hair length is from medium to long.
  • Works the best with average amount of hair.

Recommended Hair Products:

  • Aussie Hair Insurance Heat Protecting Shine Spray for heat protection.
  • Finesse Maximum Hold Spray, to hold the curls in place.

1. Low In The Back Prom Hairstyle

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In this hairdo, loose curls are pinned lower at the back with one end twisting and folding over the other. Try gently curling your hair ends using a medium sized curler. Manage the hair towards left region and loosely wrapping it back, secure them at nape. Now manage your hair towards the right region and loosely wrapping it back secure them with pins above the previous fragment. Fix your hair with bobby pins and apply the hair spray.

How to Style it:

  • Brush your hair to make sure that they are free of tangles and knots.
  • Grab your hair as in making a pony and secure it in an elastic band.
  • Now grab the hair, parting them in sections.
  • Take each strand, curl it and pin it at the back of your head.
  • Once done with all of the head, arrange the curls in a mess letting some tendrils loose.
  • Secure the curls by bobby pins.
  • Use the Finishing Spray to complete the look.

Recommended Face Type:

  • Girls possessing heart shaped faces do not think twice when it comes to choose between some hairstyle and this.
  • You can add some hair accessories to dress it up for prom.

Recommended Hair Product:

  • John Frieda Luxurious Volume All Day Hold Hairspray, for firm hold for both curly and straight hair. This hairspray is for firm hold so that you can enjoy the night free of tension.

Luckily, if you are having beautiful and thick hair, then perfectly styling your own hair is one of the best feelings with an advantage, if you keep in mind the expense of hairstyling nowadays. These awesome and incredible hairstyles for long hair will not only make you look gorgeous but also develop a great sense of fashion in you.

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