10 Prom Hair Hacks Inspired by the Pretty Little Liars Girls’ Best ‘Dos
After your dress, your hairstyle is the most important decision you’ll make for prom. Think about it — the wrong ‘do can make pictures go from fab to flop in .5 seconds completely ruin your ~aesthetic~. No pressure, though…
Don’t worry if you’re feeling freaked out about finding the perfect look for your locks; the Pretty Little Liars girls have you covered! Take a look at the following ways to copy Hanna, Aria, Spencer, Emily and the rest of the PLL gang’s most iconic formal hairstyles:
1. Hanna’s braided updo:
To successfully copy this look, you need to master the braided headband, which is actually much easier than it looks. Once you’ve done that, simply pull a few strands out and voila!
2. Aria’s fishtail braid:
Ms. Montgomery’s Christmas-dance ‘do was super simple — a fishtail braid with a big chunk of hair left out at the end.
3. Emily’s retro waves:
Simply curl your hair TOWARD your face and brush them out to get Emily’s vintage-inspired hairstyle.
4. Spencer’s faux bob:
Although Troian Bellisario’s character is known for her long locks, she decided to go a little shorter for one homecoming. If you like this look but don’t want to chop your hair, you can just fake it!
5. Mona’s half-up ‘do:
You may not want to replicate Mona’s Little-Red-Riding-Hood-inspired prom dress, but her hairstyle is definitely doable! Add some volume by teasing your crown and include a special accessory it make things a little more formal.
6. Emily’s big, voluminous curls:
These red-carpet-ready curls are possibly the most sought-after hairdo’ for prom this year, because they look AMAZING on everyone. Get the glam look by following these simple steps:
7. Aria’s short, tousled bob:
People get scared at the thought of trying to curl short hair, but it’s actually much easier than it looks!
8. Hanna’s side bun:
If you’re looking for a more formal ‘do for you prom, look no further than the style Hanna Marin wore to her Homecoming dance during season of of PLL. The side bun may look difficult to recreate, but it’s actually not that hard at all!
9. Alison’s sleek half ponytail:
Perhaps Brie Larson was inspired by Ali’s locks for her 2016 Oscars ‘do. If you also want to recreate it, simply follow this step-by-step guide:
10. Spencer’s chic ponytail:
Spice up your classy pony by adding some volume and face-framing curls, just like Spencer did!