Your clutch is packed, presents are poised for unwrapping, and your holiday dress is hanging patiently in the closet, but your hair? That’s a separate issue. While you could always go for the classic curls or straightened strands for this year’s party, it might be fun to experiment. Venture away from your tried-and-true style with an easy update like a glam high bun or deep side part. Ready to try a new ‘do? Whether you’re headed to a restaurant feast, NYE party, or annual gathering at Aunt Linda’s house, cap off your party dress with a super sleek hairstyle. Scroll below to get ultra-inspired.
Got 5 minutes? Then you’ve got time for this simple, yet chic ‘do! Tie a gold ribbon around a low ponytail, then tease the back for some volume. So pretty, so festive, so done.
Move over Elsa; there’s a new princess in town! Loosely curl random strands around the crown of your head for a tousled, romantic look, then braid
it up in honor of your favorite Frozen
lady. “Let it goooo…”
, Old Hollywood glam! Use a comb to create a deep side part on one side of your head, then grab your curling iron to create soft barrel curls. No Oscar nom necessary.
Wondering how to tame your uber-curly tresses? No need; apply your fave styling cream and just let your natural texture flow! Use a pretty hair clip to pin back any locks that fall in your face.
Second day hair, who dis? This high bun fares well on a day when you’re in-between washes. Spritz hair with texturizing spray to give it a lived-in look, then roll into a bun on top of your head. Leave a few stray pieces out in front, then loosely curl for a fancy finish.
For a polished finish to any look, straighten your strands, then pull back into a half up-do and fasten with a fancy barette to complete your #ootn. Who said holiday hair had to be complicated?
Bombshell hair, right this way! Great if your tresses are naturally wavy, spriz in texturizing spray, then pull hair back and poof it up at the crown to add volume.
Fulfill your inner flower child with this boho-glam style! Starting at the crown, French braid each side, leaving the bottom half of hair loose. Fasten the braids together with a festive pin, then curl remaining hair. Next year’s prom look
, perhaps? Now let's shift from festive tresses to dresses; pull your whole look together and shop all holiday dresses!