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Prom Ball Hairstyles

Prom Ball Hairstyles
Bella Thorne added pep to her chignon. The white silk flower provides contrast and the casual styling with the looped hair ends is a modern twist on the pretty traditional hairstyle
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Allow no limits on your prom hairstyle choices! Everything pretty goes from romantic chignons with accessories (Bella Thorne) to glamorous wavy bobs or mock bobs (Taylor Swift) to beach waves with braided strands. These hairstyles are fit for a prom queen

  • You have worked long years for your diploma. Prom night is here! It is time to celebrate your achievement! The prom outfit and hairstyle must be special for this occasion. It is your chance to show your style.

  • Today’s Prom Ball Hairstyles Show Style and Creativity

    While the prom ball may be organised by the school, neither your outfit, nor your accessories and hairstyle are graded. Forget about teachers and the in-crowd, enjoy your prom night the way you envisioned it. Above all, show your creativity in style and hairstyle and enjoy this milestone event!

    How about wearing a glamorous mock bob with glamour waves? A curling iron will help you style irregular waves. Gather the hair into a low ponytail, loop the end of this ponytail under and secure this end with hair pins. Use hairspray to guarantee the survival of your hairstyle through the prom night.

    Braids are also prom ball favourites. However, they should not look stiff. Undone braids are festive but don't create the uncool 'dressed up' style. Accessories set beautiful accent. Flowers in your hair provide contrast and delight with their beauty and colour. You may like to try a side-swept braided ponytail with or without accessories.

    Hopefully, our gallery photos provide you with plenty of inspiration for your prom ball hairstyle. In his video tutorial, Armin Morbach shows step by simple step how to style a mock undercut.

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  • Gallery: Prom Ball Hairstyles

    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Taylor Swift

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    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Glamorous Mock Bob

    Taylor Swift wears a glamorous wavy variation of the stylish mock bob. You don't have to part with your long hair to wear a short wavy bob for a special evening

    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Jessica Stam

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    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Beach Waves with Braided Strand

    Jessica Stam prefers the outdoors look. Her beach waves with the small braid crossing right above her forehead are charming and she certainly looks young rather than 'all gussied up'. You may want to use a small amount of styling cream to keep the braids intact through the night

    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Shenae Grimes

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    Prom Ball Hairstyles: The Semi Updo

    Shenae Grimes' casual semi-updo looks soft and feminine. Her long wavy hair complements her dress beautifully. This uncomplicated style is suitable for every young woman with long hair

    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Runway Tracy Reese

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    Abiball-Frisuren: Side Swept Hair mit Flechtelement

    Do you have the courage to sport a creative hairstyle at your prom? Styling this partially braided hairstyle requires some skill. The hair is artfully braided on her left side. The remainder of her hair falls freely over her right shoulder. Teasing the open hair increases the volume and enhances the impact of this creative hairstyle. We discovered this hairstyle backstage on a model for Tracy Reese fashions

    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Nicole Richie

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    Prom Ball Hairstyles: Sleek Hair

    It-girl Nicole Richie is partial to sleek hairstyles. In this trendy style, the glossy hair is sleeked back. The same styling works just as well with a ponytail or fringes