If you’re going to prom, you have lots of decisions to make. Thankfully, they shouldn’t be too arduous given that prom is a fun event. Deciding what dress to wear is one of the bigger decisions and so is deciding on your hairstyle.
Do you have an idea about what you want your prom hairstyle to look like? Or, are you completely clueless and you’re looking for some inspiration? No matter where you stand, I’d like you to consider incorporating hair accessories into you look. Hair accessories are great because they can work with almost any hairstyle whether you wear your hair up, half up, or down. Plus, there are so many accessories to choose from including barrettes, tiaras, headbands, and even flowers.
With so many options, you might struggle to narrow it down. Whatever look you decide on, I know it will be fabulous. Here are 18 gorgeous ways to wear hair accessories in your hair for prom.
1. Undone Updo With Flowers
Love the contrast of the flowers with her pink streaks.
2. Bobby Pin Braid
Even humble bobby pins can create a next-level prom lewk.
3. Twisted Hair and Accessory
If you know what kind of hairstyle you want, try to look for a hair accessory that complements its shape. See the way the clips swirls around the bun?
4. Twisted Updo With Clip
Talk about a surprise in the back.
5. Pink Braided Hair With Blue Band
I’ll be back in the salon today and can’t wait to do so hair!! I’m also working on some new spring looks that I can’t wait to share with you all! In the meantime here’s a side view of one of my favorites. Styled on my @uniwigs and finished with @pinkpewter accessories. That 3 strand fishtail has my heart right now!! #braidedandblonde
This pink hair color and fishtail braid are gorgeous, but it’s this hair accessory that takes it over the top. Don’t be afraid to use one with some color.
6. Tulle Barrette With Waves
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Wearing your hair down? Try a tulle clip, like this one. They’ll definitely see you coming.
7. Half Updo With Stars
This is amazing.
8. Soft Updo With Crystal Clip
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It’s hairstyles like this that make you want to try hair combs.
9. Rose Hair Clip
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This hair clip can work on hair of any length.
10. Braid With Embellishment Updo
Just ignore the mannequin head and check out these cool hair crystals.
11. Dutch Braid With Flowers
Prom hair ?? If you're doing your own hair for prom then this one is perfect! Make a dutch braid, pull it out to make it bigger and messier and add a hair accessory ? Wearing my 24" #foxylocks in the color Latte to make the braid even bigger! Use code FoxyElvira for a free gift with your order ?? #ad
Were you thinking about a different kind of hair accessory? Faux flowers can be as pretty as any barrette or headband, especially when they’re trailing down a Dutch braid.
12. Bun With Curved Clip
Frame that bun with a hair accessory.
13. Prom Headband
Because I know that you want to wear a tiara.
14. Baby’s Breath with Natural Hair
Just look at that placement. #Slay
15. Embellished Twisted Updo
All of the twists and curls are gorgeous but the sparkly clip takes it to the next level.
16. Braided Bun With Yellow Flowers
Try matching the color of your flowers to your dress.
17. Updo With Multiple Hair Accessories
Don’t stop at once accessory. Tuck a few into a tousled bun.
18. Low Updo With Florals
How romantic is this?
Do you have an idea of how you want to style your hair for prom? Let us know in the comments!
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