Prom is one of the most anticipated events of the school year and requires a lot of planning. The big affair is all about dressing up, taking photos, and hitting the dance floor. That’s why we found trendy prom styles just for you, so you can focus on having fun and making memories with your friends. Get inspired by these popular hairstyles, haircuts, nail designs, and makeup looks and book your prom beauty and grooming appointments with StyleSeat professionals near you.

Hair

Long Layers

Amanda Brown | Cypress, CA | Book Appointment

We can’t get enough of these gorgeous long layers. Take it a step further with show-stopping hair color. Did we mention how much we love these Y2K flipped ends?

Pompadour Ponytail

Valentina Zargaryan | Glendale, CA | Book Appointment

Take your look to new heights with this sassy ponytail. This textured ponytail will go with any prom look. Want more sparkle? Add your favorite hair accessories.


Braided Buns

Tevin Weatherspoon | Atlanta, GA | Book Appointment

Be a braided beauty on your prom night with this hairstyle, and double the fun with two buns. Style your edges the way you love them.

Bubble Ponytail

Flo Copeland | Livermore, CA | Book Appointment

Stylin’ your hair in a bubble ponytail is oh so stylish. It’s perfect for every texture and complements everything from romantic to rocker prom dress styles.

Hair Extensions

Tracey Ramirez | Carrolton, TX | Book Appointment

Add length to your hair by choosing your favorite type of hair extensions. With proper care, you can make this look last for your graduation.

Haircuts

Fade

Havoc The Barber | Hazelwood, MO | Book Appointment

This popular haircut is not going away anytime soon. The best part about the fade is wearing it to match your unique style.

Blonde Hair

David Martinez | San Diego, CA | Book Appointment

Your new look is just not limited to the haircut. Confidently rock a new hair color to your prom, like this light ash blonde.

Braids & Fade

Aiise | South Orange, NJ | Book Appointment

Stand out from your class by experimenting with a new braid design for prom season. Ask your StyleSeat barber or natural hair professional for the latest trends.

Locs & Bun

Paul Styles | Baltimore, MD | Book Appointment

Perfect your prom look by styling your locs in a bun. Adorn with loc jewelry, which is perfect for this special occasion.

Comb Over Fade

Queen Atapka | San Francisco, CA | Book Appointment

Switch up your routine haircut by adding this comb over fade and design for prom night. Use pomade to maintain your sleek strands.

Nails

Neon and Glitter Nails

LuxNailsbyJ | Brooklyn, NY | Book Appointment

Bright colors are for those that want to be seen, and we can’t help but notice this design. A solid-colored manicure with a pop of glitter will be perfect for any prom photos.

Y2K Sparkle Nails

Judy Muy | San Diego, CA | Book Appointment

We already mentioned how much we love the Y2K trends. Now get trendy with these sparkly butterfly nails.

Pom Pom Nails

TheGraceNYC | New York, NY | Book Appointment

You’ll be mesmerized by these pom pom nails and want them on each finger. Add the removeable nail decor as an accent.

Natural Speckle Nails

Dashia Golden | Charlotte, NC | Book Appointment

We love our natural nail beauties and found this perfect design to go with your prom look. Try this nail art with colors that match your outfit.

Glow-in-the-Dark Nails

Felicia Bullen | Inglewood, CA | Book Appointment

You’ll make prom night unforgettable with this glow-in-the-dark look. Get ready to light up the dance floor with these beauties.

Makeup

Jeweled Eyes

Luzareli Gonzalez | Riverside, CA | Book Appointment

Dazzle the entire night by adding rhinestones to your eye makeup. This will instantly transform your prom photos into glam shots! 

Bold Eyeliner

Stephen Seven Hudson | Valley Stream, NY | Book Appointment

Dramatic looks are not just for the drama club. Try a bold eyeliner for your prom makeup to take your look to the next level. 

Soft Smokey Glam

Shelsea Patton | Los Angeles, CA | Book Appointment

Smokey eyes are a classic and will never go out of style. To switch up from a traditional smokey eye, try using deep tones of brown, purple, or green for your prom look.

Glossy Lips & Dewy Skin

Patricia Polanco | Warwick, RI | Book Appointment

If you’re looking for a simple look or not sure what makeup style you like, you can never go wrong with glossy lips and glowy skin. Plus, it’s easy to retouch throughout the night.

Lucious Lashes

Blushed By Naomie | Atlanta, GA | Book Appointment

Oh la la! Try a pair of falsies or eyelash extensions for your prom makeup look. Consult with your makeup artist to find the best length and volume for you.

Find your StyleSeat Pro to achieve your dream prom look.