There are many different formal hairstyles for prom, but they key to picking a good hairdo is choosing one that looks classy without looking outdated at the same time. The Roman ponytail is one of the more unique formal hairstyles for prom that will make you stand out in a good way. Simply comb your hair back into a sleep ponytail at the crown of your head then using pomade, run your fingertips over your hair in order to tame any flyaway hair. Next, take a metallic piece of silk cord and tie it around the base of your ponytail and crisscross the two long pieces on either side, all the way down your ponytail. What is great about this formal prom hairstyle is that it can be worn during the day as well. Check out
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for more day-to-night looks.
If you are looking for more of an up-do hairstyle, the sleek twist is one of the most popular formal hairstyles for prom. Start off by blow-drying hair straight and then parting on the side. Split hair into pigtails, twisting each side tight, coiling the hair against itself. Secure with bobby pins and mist all over with a shimmer spray in order to hold and add an extra touch of glamour. Read
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for more formal hairstyles you can wear to special events and occasions.
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