So you are excited for the upcoming prom night and you just cannot miss the chance to look your stylish best on that special occasion. When it comes to the prom it is really important to get the right hairstyle, because the hairstyle plays a crucial role in your overall look and needs to be a good match with your dress and accessories. If you have shoulder length hairs, that should not stop you from getting the hairstyle of your choice. With shoulder length hairs you can easily opt for a stylish and smart hairdo or you can even opt for some falsies to get a princess like hairstyle. Here we have presented a collection of the best prom hairstyles that you can easily get for this special occasion if you have shoulder length hairs.
Open wavy hairstyle with floral accessory
This one is a simple hairstyle that is easy to get and ideal for a prom night. It gives a carelessly beautiful look and can be just perfect for girls in the college or high school. To get this hairstyle, comb your hairs, and part them at the side. You should comb the larger side of the partition softly from over your face to get that soft touch. Add the hair accessory to the other side to complete the look.
Open straight hairstyle for prom nights
If you have shoulder length straight hairs, you can easily go with this hairstyle for the prom night. This hairstyle is simple and smart. If you are planning to put on something that will give you a smart look, then this hairstyle can be the right one to pair with it.
Classy updo with curls
This classic updo can be a perfect hairstyle for the prom. It looks absolutely flawless and can add a soft touch to your overall looks. If you are wearing a frilly dress to the prom, this hairstyle can give you the perfect look. To get this hairstyle, bunches of hair strands from the sides have been pinned at the middle in a crisscross pattern and the length of the hairs have been curled.
Double side-braid hairstyle for prom
This hairstyle is simple to get and you can have it even without the help of anyone else. This hairstyle can be an ideal pick for girls with shoulder length hairs dressing up for the prom. Collect 2 inch bunches of hairs from both the sides and complete the braiding, finishing with bands. Now curl the hairs that have not been included in the braids and pin the braids to the back of your head creating a light puff and you are done.
The messy chignon bun
A messy chignon bun at the nape of the neck can look natural and flirty on a prom night. This hairstyle is easy to get and will give you the best look, adding a soft touch to your overall appearance. Comb the hairs to the back, and create the messy chignon bun look with the help of bobby pins. You might need a hair setting spray to hold the hairstyle right in place for as long as you wish.
Messy french side bun with hair accessory
Check out this messy French bun placed at one side of the head. This hairstyle can be best done with shoulder length hairs but might need professional assistance unless you are a pro. Creating the messy look is important to make it look more whimsical and ideal for a prom. Add the hair accessory at one side of the bun to complete the hairstyle.
A puffy updo for shoulder length hairs
This hairstyle might look ideal only for long hairs, but in reality it can be easily done with shoulder length hairs. This hairstyle can be picked as one of the best ones for the prom as it gives a smart yet soft look. To get this hairstyle, part your hairs at the front from middle and comb them to the sides. Now back brush the hairs of the crown and create the puff. Make the bun at the nape of the neck by folding the hairs and setting it with bobby pins.
Retro hairstyle for prom nights
This retro hairstyle can go pretty well with any type of prom dress. It has a whimsical touch that can be just ideal for flirtatious prom nights. To get this hairstyle curl the ends of the hairs smoothly. Take bunch of hairs from the two sides and pin them at the back of the head in a crisscross fashion. Set the front to match with the hairstyle and your look.
Unique side bun for shoulder length hairs
Check out this interesting rolled up hairstyle that is unique and ideal for proms. Here the sections of the hairs have been rolled instead of being braided and it is present covering the half of the side and back of the head. The rolled up messy bun lies at the other side of the head. This hairstyle can look just perfect with a fairy tale like prom night dress.
The curly open hairstyle for proms
This retro open hairstyle has never lost its charm. It might be the style of 80s but still it can be an ideal hairstyle for proms and parties. If you have shoulder length hairs simply part it at the side and create the soft curls that looks really natural. You might also opt to have some hair setting gel on your hairs to make the hanging curls last long.
Puffed hairstyle with curls and hair accessory
This hairstyle can be just perfect for proms and if you have shoulder length hairs you really need to come up with some strong reasons to not to try this one out. To get this hairstyle part your hairs at the side and pin them at the back, creating side puffs. Now divide the length into two sections, add the curls and take the hairs to the front from over your shoulders. Do not miss out the floral clip which should match with your prom dress.
The neat chignon bun for proms
Just like the messy chignon bun that can give you a whimsical look, the neat rolled up chignon bun at the nape of your neck can also look perfect for proms. You can get this hairstyle simply by making a braid at the back of your head and then rolling up the hairs through the braid and fixing with the bobby pins.
The bow bun for young girls
This bow bun has a smart look to it and if you are planning to get a hairstyle that is different and is sure to turn the heads in the prom, try out this one. Here the bun has been made side wise to give it a perfect bow look. You can easily get this hairstyle on shoulder length hairs. However, it might need a professional to make it such neat and perfect.
Bohemian curly open hairstyle
This bohemian open hairstyle added with a nice floral hair clip can look gorgeous for prom nights. Here the hairs have been curled intricately to get the look and the clip has been added just above one ear to complete the look. To make the curls hold onto the place for longer, it is best to use a hair setting spray or a curl holding gel.
Half up hairstyle for proms and parties
This one is a professional work and can be the perfect one to look your best in that upcoming prom night. Here a puff has been created on the crown and the hairs at the front has been side swept covering the base of the crown giving it a unique look. The curls on the length of the hairs at the back make it just so perfect.
Open hairstyle with curls for shoulder length hairs
This is another open hairstyle with curls that can help you to steal the show. This hairstyle can match perfectly with a prom dress and is sure to give you a stunning look. Part your hairs at the side, and sweep the larger part from over your forehead covering a part of your face. Add the curls perfectly and place the hair broche just above the ear of the other side. Make sure that the broche is a perfect match with your dress and accessories.
Front braided hairstyle for proms
Check out this simple and beautiful hairstyle for proms that can look gorgeous on any young girl. The best thing about this hairstyle is that you can even get it on your own without any professional help. Part your hairs at the side and do the braid at the front placing it just next to your forehead and pin it back. Now let the hairs flow from over the braid at the side. Add some curls to the ends to complete the look.
One side swept hairstyle for short hairs
This simple one side swept hairstyle for short hairs is easy to get and can give you a natural yet smart look. To get this hairstyle comb your hairs to one side, covering most part of your forehead and take the hairs to the front from over your shoulder as shown in the picture above. You can use a setting gel on the locks framing the face to keep the hairstyle intact.
Crown braid for prom
This crown braiding looks flawless and can be a perfect choice for the prom nights. Here the braiding has been done on the crown covering the front section. At the side, the braiding has taken the look of a waterfall braid. This hairstyle can give you a princess like look in the prom when paired with the right dress and accessories.
Side bun with artistic curls
This side bun hairstyle looks gorgeous particularly due to the addition of the artistic curls to it. Side buns are always a good choice to get a soft look and by adding the beautiful curls, you can simply accentuate the total style quotient of this hairstyle.