‘Tis the season for festive holiday hairstyles! With holiday parties and New Year’s Eve celebrations just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your party looks. Whether you’re looking for more elevated hairstyles like a boho up do, or something more flirty and fun, we’ve rounded up a bunch of holiday party hairstyles for every hair length!
8 Hair Essentials to Invest In
- Hair curler
- Flat iron
- Volumizing hair mousse
- Heat protectant spray
- Leave-in conditioner
- Clear elastics
- Bobby pins
7 Holiday Party Hairstyles for Short Hair
1. 3 Simple Holiday Hairstyles for Short/Medium Length Hair | Ashley Bloomfield
These three simple hairstyles are perfect for the holiday season, whether you have family get-togethers, parties with friends, or an office holiday bash. They’re all up dos, so are ideal if you want the majority of your hair up and away from your face. She starts with her hair curled, so you’ll need a curling iron if you want to do the same. Other than that all you need is a brush, clear elastics, and bobby pins.
2. Easy and Quick Hairstyles for Short Hair | Updos, Half Updos, Easy Braids, and No Braid Styles | Mallory Brooke
These four quick and easy hairstyles are super elegant and perfect for your holiday parties. They’ll keep your short hair from falling in your face with styles like a twisted hairstyle, romantic side twist, twists with a braided effect, and a double Dutch braided look. She provides tips and tricks throughout the tutorial so you can make the hairdos work for you! All you need is butterfly clips and bobby pins for these looks!
9 Holiday Party Hairstyles for Medium Hair
1. Christmas Morning Hairstyles | Kayley Melissa
Although this tutorial says ‘Christmas morning’, these hairstyles would work for any holiday gathering you have. They’re quick and easy and perfect for the festive season! She uses a bunch of hair accessories for these looks including rhinestone hair pins, a velvet bow, and a claw clip.
2. Vlogmas Day 3 | 3 Easy Holiday Hairstyles | Ashley Bloomfield
This is another great tutorial if you’re working with medium length hair. Start out by using a curling iron to get looser curls like she has. Then choose one of these hairstyles to create! The first one is a one-sided pulled back look, the second is a swept ponytail, and the third is a French braided hairstyle. All you need is a hair clip, clear elastics, and bobby pins to master these styles!
3. Holiday Party Hair Tutorial | Easy Boho Up Do Hairstyle | leighannsays
This boho up do hairstyle is sure to be your new go to for when you want to dress up but don’t have a ton of time! She takes you through her whole hair care routine to prep your hair for this look. She uses products like the Garnier Smooth Blow Dry Cream for heat protection and smoothing, as well as a volumizing mousse to use on your roots. You’ll also need a teasing brush for the hairstyle itself. She shows you the exact steps it takes to create this look, so follow along until you can perfect it!
11 Holiday Party Hairstyles for Long Hair
1. Holiday Hairstyles | Alex Gaboury
These holiday hairdos are super sleek and perfect for any holiday parties or events you have in your schedule. The first one is a simple hair down look paired with a beautiful pearl hair accessory, the second is a rope-braided ponytail, and the third is a chic low bun that’s perfect if you’re in a rush! She uses the Garnier Sleek and Shine Anti-Frizz Serum, as well as the T3 Hair Straightener to create these stunning styles.
2. 5 Easy Holiday Hairstyles | Laineymariebeauty
Check out this video for five fun holiday hairstyles! They’re ideal for long hair, but can work for medium length hair as well. Watch as she takes you step-by-step through how to do each look. They may take some practice, but the result is sure to be beautiful! All you need are hair elastics and bobby pins for these looks, and she also recommends treating your hair with Moroccan Oil to smooth frizz and flyaways.
3. 3 Days of Holiday Hairstyles | Kayley Melissa
These holiday hairstyles work great, especially for second or third day hair. She takes you through three days of hairstyles, from day one, when her hair is freshly washed, to day three, where her hair is 90% dry shampoo. She talks about products, tools, and techniques she uses to get these hairstyles, so listen up! She uses products like a leave-in conditioner spray, a volumizing hair mousse, and a heat protectant spray.
We hope you love these hairstyles, no matter your hair length! Wear them for your parties all throughout the holiday season and New Year’s Eve!
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