Half up half down prom hairstyles

This year a lot of half up half down prom hairstyles has surfaced, especially on the red carpet, because updos are no longer in top. The great thing about this type of hairstyle is that no matter what type of hair you have or face shape you can pull it off. If you have thin hair you style it different then when you have thick hair. For example, if you have thick hair you will have to pin it more because it is heavy. If you do not know what styles to choose try a couple and see which one you like.

Here we have for you some examples of half up half down prom hairstyles:

  • Side-Swept

Take a vented brush and spray it with some hairspray. To give your hair some volume at the top tease it. Take the top section of your hair and sweep it on one side. Make sure that they hair stays pin it in the back. This is a very easy hairstyle which you can do on your own in the comfort of your home.

  • Tousled

When you want to achieve the tousled hairstyle start by taking some mouse and apply it to the roots of your hair. The mouse will help you achieve the volume that you want. Once you have done this blow dry your hair to make it smooth and silky. To finish the look take hair from each part of your head and pin it on the back using a claw clip.

  • Bun

If you want to bun in your prom hairstyle but at the same time you still want it loose try this style. Take the hair from the top of your head and twist it in a bun. Make sure that you secure in place your bun using a pin. If you like braids you can braid the top of your head and twist it is a bun.

  • Half-Up

The half-up hairstyle is the easiest hairstyle you can create for prom. What you should do is take some hair from each side and pull it back loosely. Braid the ends of the two pieces and secure them together in place using a barrette.

These are some of the half up half down prom hairstyles that are perfect for this occasion and the best thing about them is that you can create them on your own, without having to go to a stylist.