Half Up-Half Down Prom Hairstyles

Half Up-Half Down Prom Hairstyles for A Playful Date

Half Up-Half Down Prom Hairstyles
Half Up-Half Down Prom Hairstyles

For a woman, the most awaited day in her life is the day when she is getting married, and for a teenage girl off-course, it is the prom. For which she plans for the whole year, the prettiest dress, and the perfect shoes to go with it. But wait what about the hair, yea see you forgot. Don’t worry, why am I here? Today especially, I got you the list of some of the most amazing hairstyles. Well, it’s your day, princess, you better sparkle like one. Thus, we are going for half up and half down. Ain’t that, where princess” shines? And for the fun part, half up half down hairdo! It’s elegant and stays in place, though whatever you are doing ballroom’ dancing or banging your head in a metal concert. They are just what you need. So without any further wait, let’s jump to the place where the magic happens.

Read on to select which hairdo you want to go out with, to mesmerize your date.

The list is just amazing. I am sure you will go crazy before you reach the end of the list. Just go with one of these half up half down prom hairstyles.

1. Half Crown Braid

Half Crown Braid
Half Crown Braid

This hairstyle is a bit sophisticated and straightforward both at the same time. While it seems fancy, it is easy to do.

What You Need

  • Hairbrush
  • Bobby pins
  • Elastic band

How To Do

Start from the right side, pick some hairs diagonally from the front. Weave it into a braid. Now to make it look bigger, just pancake it. Use Bobby pins to make them stay. Now for the left side, pick up some hair and repeat the process. When both the braids are down, just pin them accurately at the back of your head, forming a crown.

2. Messy Half Braid

Messy Half Braid
Messy Half Braid

No is one all magic and Cleopatra. Most of us like to be the way we are and love our hairs free. Here is the one that keeps the statement but still takes it out with charm.

What You Need

  • Elastic band
  • Bobby pins
  • Elastic band
  • Hairspray

How To Do

From front gather hairs, round the head from both sides. It doesn’t need to clean, as we are going for the messy hair here. Now part it into three sections. Leave the hairs from the top to below and the strands that you are holding from the side. Wave them into a braid, and the only precaution is that you don’t have to be smooth, and leave it loose. Our motive is to go a bit messy when the braiding ties it with an elastic band. Pancake the braid to make it look bulkier. Just to be careful that no hair falls off, just set them with a very light spray of the hairspray. Now just pin the hair at the end.

3. Tuck-In Half “Do

Tuck-In Half Do
Tuck-In Half Do

This hairdo is a chaotic one. Not to the one doing it, but for the one who sees it. It just adds to your grace.

What You Need

  • Hairbrush
  • Comb
  • Bobby pins
  • Hairspray

How To Do

Remove all knots and tangles by brushing the hair first. Now part the left and right sides of your head, while gathering the hair in between them, which we call a mohawk section. Holding this section up, backcomb it just enough, not much. Now we have to create a subtle bouffant by combing the top neatly and pinning the hair at the back, just below the crown. From one side, pick up the hair and cross it over to the opposite side. Now the rest of the hair needs to be tucked under the pinned hair of the bouffant, neatly. Repeat this above step on the other side. Use bobby pins to place the hair before finishing off with hairspray.

4. Triple Dutch Braid Half Updo

Triple Dutch Braid Half Updo
Triple Dutch Braid Half Updo

To stand out and be the talk of the night. This hairdo is to go all time. It will surely be a while, but it’s worth the wait.

What You Need

  • Comb
  • Hair clips
  • Elastic bands
  • Hairspray

How To Do

With the ends of your eyebrows, create two partings inline using a comb. For a funky look, jazz them up by making a zig-zag pattern. Now on the top, form the third parting at the back of the crown. You are joining the previous two departures. Clip up the rest of the hairs and divide these into three smaller sections with zig-zag partings. Now clip up the two parts and start weaving a Dutch braid with loose hair. All you have to do is keep adding hair to the sides. When you reach the end of the parting, stop weaving and secure it with an elastic band. Now unclip the other and repeat the above weaving on both the partitions. When you have done with the weaving, join all the remaining hair together in a high half ponytail. All you have to do is take some hair from the ponytail and cover it with an elastic band. For the final touch, fix it up with some hair spray. You are good to go now.

5. Bouffant With Twisted Sides

Bouffant With Twisted Sides
Bouffant With Twisted Sides

This hairdo is going to look best with short hairs; it is decent and stylish.

What You Need

  • Comb
  • Bobby pins
  • Hairspray

How To Do

Make a bouffant by gathering some hair from the top. Place them up at the back of the crown and pin them up using bobby pins. Now from both sides, pick up the strands and twist back, forming a spiral and simply pin them at the end of the bouffant. To secure the hairdo in place, just spritz some hairspray.

6. The High Bouffant Half ‘Do

The High Bouffant Half Do
The High Bouffant Half Do

It’s one of the unique ways to go out. This hairdo will speak for itself.

What You Need

  • Chignon bun maker
  • Bobby pins
  • Curling iron
  • Hairspray
  • Floral accessory

How To Do

From your front hairline, take a gap of about 2 inches and section off the rest of the hair. Place the chignon maker at the crown of your head and gather enough of the hairs to cover it up. Use some bobby pins to secure it properly; This will look like a bouffant. Now divide the strands from the front into smaller sections. Put a little twist loosely and place each strand over the bouffant. Curl the rest of the hair at the back. To set the hairstyle in place, spritz some hairspray. You can add the floral accessories to finish off the lovely look.

7. Curly Twisted Half Updo

Curly Twisted Half Updo
Curly Twisted Half Updo

A twist is always welcome to the list, and this one takes it to a different level.

What You Need

  • Curling iron
  • Bobby pins
  • Hairspray

How To Do

Make a small bouffant from gathering a small portion from the front and pin them up. From the sides, pull your hair back. Now criss-cross them pin than with the bouffant. For the final section, right near your ear, begin to separate some of the strands of hair. Now holding them up criss-cross them above the previous ones and pin them such that they look connected. Spritz on some hairspray so that hairs don’t fall off.

8.The Bouffant With A Twist

The Bouffant With A Twist
The Bouffant With A Twist

Another one to the twist. This one adds to your charm and sweetness.

What You Need

  • Comb
  • Bobby pins
  • Hairspray

How To Do

Create a bouffant, comb back your hairs, and pin them right at the end of the crown. From one side, take a section of hair and twist it around. Pin it at the end of the head. Perform the step on the other side too. Now just knot these strains on one another, and you are ready to slay.

9. French Braid With Side Twist

French Braid With Side Twist
French Braid With Side Twist

French isn’t just good with their pasta, but they are unique with their sense of fashion and style. 

What You Need

  • Brush
  • Elastic band
  • Bobby pins 

How To Do

Smooth out your hairs thoroughly, use a hairbrush, and try to remove the knots, if any. From the mohawk section, gather your strands and weave a French braid, till the end of the crown. With an elastic band, tie it securely. Make a clean section and part a fragile strand of hair. Twist this hair strand and pin it at the end of the braid. Repeat on the other side. Join these both with the braid using an elastic band.

10. Brazilian Mold

Brazilian Mold
Brazilian Mold

It’s time to party and who knows to party better than Brazil. 

What You Need

  • Hairbrush
  • Bobby pins
  • Elastic band 

How To Do

From any side, you are comfortable with it. Part three sections, make it zig-zag. Weave a beautiful Dutch braid just a centimeter below the year. Tightly tie the braid with an elastic band and place it with a bobby pin. Now do the same to the other sections too. Once securely fastened, brush your hair back for a clean look. 

11. Flowered braid

Flowered Braid
Flowered Braid

We just love flowers, don’t we? So let’s be creative and weave one, with those majestic long hairs of yours. 

What You Need

  • Long hairs
  • Comb
  • Elastic Band
  • Bobby pins

How To Do

From any side, part your hairs into two sections. Weave along Dutch braid until the end of the hair strand from the upper section. For the lower section, we will do the Brazilian Mold, but till the middle of the crown. Now wrap the high braid round to the lower one in the shape of a flower. Pancake the last two rounds to make it look bulky and big. 

Here’s a video explaining Half Up-Half Down Prom Hairstyles for A Playful Date

If your date doesn’t bring you flowers, no need to spoil the mood, you are the beautiful one yourself. The list goes on, and so is creativity. You can mix up any of the hairstyles according to your style. And get yourself a new one. If you do so, or already have a fantastic idea. Do share it with us through the comments. We at Hauteher, always welcome your compliments as well as suggestions.

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