10 Prom Hairstyles for Medium Hair Pictures

Check out these pictures for 10 gorgeous ways to wear medium length hair for prom. These looks all wear hair down with some kind of embellishment like curls, volume, or prom hair accessories. Lots of these prom hairstyles for medium hair can be styled at home. Here’s what you’ll need:

Medium Length Prom Hairstyles

Medium Length Prom Hairstyles

Don't hide that medium hair in an updo! Show it off with a high volume blow out that is simple, sophisticated and elegant.

Curly Prom Hairstyles for Medium Hair

Curly Prom Hairstyles for Medium Hair

If you always wanted curls for prom, here's one way to get them. This half up hairstyle has the pouf of an updo, some intricate detail and romantic curls.

Prom Hairstyles Ideas

Prom Hairstyles Ideas

Wearing hair down and over one shoulder adds tons of glamour to an otherwise simple hairstyle. Play it up by adding a hair accessory over the ear.

Prom Hairstyles with Curls

Prom Hairstyles with Curls

For some girls, a hairstyle just isn't formal without curls. This lovely prom hairstyle for medium hair combines voluptuous curls with flattering side swept bangs.

Prom Hairstyles for Straight Hair

Prom Hairstyles for Straight Hair

Thick, healthy hair is a beautiful sight so work it for prom! Whether hair is curly or straight, add some shine with a serum and sparkle with dangling earrings.

Bob Prom Hairstyles

Bob Prom Hairstyles

The bob is a classic and elegant hairstyle. Emphasize the form of this cut by keeping every hair in place and gently curling ends under.

Side Prom Hairstyles

Side Prom Hairstyles

This side prom hairstyle combines old Hollywood glamour with clean modern lines. Wear it with makeup in the same style - cat eyes plus mega lashes.

Cute Prom Hairstyles for Medium Hair

Cute Prom Hairstyles for Medium Hair

To curl medium hair yourself, start with a 1-2" curling iron or the narrow end of a curling wand. Also be sure to use a heat protectant spray to prevent damage.

Medium Prom Hairstyles with Bangs

Medium Prom Hairstyles with Bangs

Dress up medium length locks with a prom hair accessory like this headband or some sparkling barrettes. Backcomb hair at the back for a subtle pouf of volume.

Prom Hair Accessories

Prom Hair Accessories

Adorable! A pop of color transforms medium hair for prom. Use a lightweight pomade to hold bangs in place and get piecey volume at the back.

 

 

 

For Curls:

To curl medium hair, opt for a narrow curling wand like the Remington T-Studio Salon Collection Ceramic Curling Wand 1/2-1″. Use a heat protectant spray before blow drying and especially curling hair. We love TRESemme Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Protective Spray.

 

For a High Volume Blow Out:

A hair dryer with gentle ceramic or tourmaline plus cold settings is a must. Check out the Conair 1875 Watt Tourmaline Ceramic Styler for maximum power for minimum bucks. Use volumizing shampoo and conditioner plus John Frieda Luxurious Volume Building Mousse to get all over body.

Prom Hair Accessories:

Gold Headband for PromLet your personality and style shine by topping your hairstyle with accessories! There are so many to choose from and at a low price too.

Our top pick for wearing hair up or down is this Metallic Hollow Gold Flower Headband. Or for some drama, check out the Stylish Hollow Out Headband.