Prom is not just any Highschool event. It is the event. It is something which all of us having been looking forward to our entire lives. Glamorized both on TV screens and in real life, all of us have a wish to look our best, most elegant self on our prom day. And which hairstyle speaks elegance and sophistication better than a bun? Thus, for you today, we have complied together a list of the best, most elegant and sophisticated prom bun hairstyles, which you can choose or draw inspiration from.
The list is comprised of both easy and hard prom bun hairstyles. If you are planning to do your own hair, then this list can help you. However, if you are planning to visit a hairstylist, you can simply show them a picture of your chosen hairstyle from the list!
Prom Bun Hairstyle #1: Soft Low Bun Up-do
This prom bun hairstyle is the height of formal, sophisticated and elegant hairstyles. Due to the bun sitting low, towards the nape of the neck, it contributes to a soft look, gives off the illusion of an elongated neck, and is guaranteed to make you look and feel all princess-y.
You can try out different variations with this hairstyle. Adding loose and messy french braids on either side of the head, puffing out the crown of the head, adding in decorative clips and headbands, or just going for the simple look, all will look incredibly gorgeous.
Prom Bun Hairstyle #2: Curly Elegant Up-do
By far the most famous prom hairstyle, the Curly Elegant Up-do is bound to make your date swoon all over you. With the difficulty level leaning towards hard, it is better to go for this hairstyle where a hairdresser is concerned. This hairstyle works best for those ladies who prefer volume and texture in their hair. It looks more complicated than it actually is and it is guaranteed to receive at least a dozen of compliments.
Prom Bun Hairstyle #3: Milkmaid Braid Up-do
Wish to look unique? Wish to stand-out? Wish to feel like the Queen Bee? Go for this hairstyle. The milkmaid braid up-do is one versatile hairstyle. It can be made casual with the right outfit, or it can even be made into the most elegant of hairstyles with the right accessories, outfit and confidence.
Prom Bun Hairstyle #4: Messy Braided Bun
Last but not least, the side-swept bun is also another famous prom hairstyle. Reaching its peak in the early 2000’s, this prom bun hairstyle is a fool-proof plan towards a elegant and thoroughly beautiful look. What’s more is that its difficulty level is moderate, i.e. you can try attempting it yourself as well. Add in a few accessories like flowers or beaded pins and you’re good to go!