Ponytail hairstyles are popular since they are quite simple to maintain and are generally suitable for informal occasions. However, the idea of selecting ponytail hairstyles for more formal occasions should not be dismissed without second thoughts. Ponytails are ideal for prom since they allow you to look modern effortlessly. Have a look at the following stunning 2012 prom ponytail hairstyles!
Ponytails do not have to look usual, simplistic or lifeless. With a little imagination, ponytail hairstyles can get fun, innovating and sophisticated. Ponytail hairstyles can be flattering at any age as long as they are styled accordingly. A great advantage that we have whenever we choose to wear a ponytail is that our facial features and we should make sure that the style is always refreshing, and give us a youthful allure.
Since parties are all about fun and promote a laid back atmosphere but still ask for a certain deal of effort as for our attire, makeup and hairstyle, a ponytail hairstyle is an ideal candidate that meets all these criteria.
A simple way to take a ponytail hair style to the next level is by adding some strategic waves. Hair waves will add natural volume to the hair at once and your whole look will look polished yet playful. People who are lucky with a tick hair will even have the possibility of creating a simple fake half up/down hairstyle with the help of a small hair pin and a top class volumizing hair spray. Layered hairstyles are the most versatile ones when it comes to adding volumes to the hair and creating funny hairstyles. A long side swept bangs will adequately contour the face, making the whole hairstyle look absolutely fabulous and attractive.
Sleek ponytails have always dominated for prom hair styles. Sleek straight ponytails are chic and fabulous but pulling off the type of hairstyle is to not as simple as it seems at a first glance. The hair must be completely healthy in order to get the shine that makes sleek hairstyles so popular. Styling products can offer a great deal of help when trying to create a charming hairstyle.
Another way to update a simple ponytail is to create some hair volume. Upping the volume on the crown of the hair is the most common practice that was successfully used to create bold hairstyles. While the technique will offer a timeless look which will certainly attract a lot of compliments, if you have long hair you can simply create a different style by choosing to add volume to at the middle of the ponytail instead. For the look the hair will be divided into 2 parts of the same length with two hair elastics. The first part will be the one with the most volume.
While ponytail hairstyles are a huge time saver themselves you can speed up the party preparation routine even more by choosing a braided ponytail hairstyle. You can choose a simple French braid or a more complicated braid style but either way, regardless of your choice, braided ponytails will certainly not go unnoticed. You can also wear some hair accessorizes to complete the look.
Choose one of these modern and edgy 2012 prom ponytail hairstyles next time when you are in a hurry and want to be on the spotlight with a sophisticated hairstyle.