Wedding Hairstyles


Most brides cherish the opportunity to look stunning for the groom on their wedding day. Selecting ‘just the right’ bridal veil, dress, gown and accessories should match up with the bride’s wedding hair style.

It is but quite natural for you, the bride to want to look your best on your wedding day. You look your best by wearing the best wedding dress, jewelry, hair accessories and of course, one of the best wedding hair styles.

There are many wedding hairstyles for you to choose from for your special day. You have to choose a hairdo that not only compliments your face, but matches your wedding dress as well. There are many magazines you can get ideas for the perfect hairdo from. If you have a regular hairdresser, you could get some ideas from him/her too. If necessary and possible, your hairdresser could also practice the hairstyle on you a few times for perfection.

Wedding Hairstyles
Wedding Hairstyles

With your hairdresser practicing different hair styles on you, you will get an idea of which hairdo looks the best on you. If you have always harbored a dream of a particular wedding hair style, you can practice it on you to find out if it matches the shape of your face. This is why you have to start looking for your style long before the wedding so that you can decide which looks best for your face shape. You can then decide if you need to let your hair grow.

There are different wedding hair styles for different types of hair. If you want a wedding hairdo, and you have hair that is rather short, you could reach a presentable style of hair using wedding hair accessories like grips and hairspray. You could consider having a style with light curls or wave. Remember that though your hairdresser is capable of creating miracles, don’t wish for miracles!

One of the most famous wedding hairdos is an up-sweep, or an up-do which can be a French twist, a bun, elaborate braids or a low ponytail. If you have long hair, you could also consider flowing curls. And if you are thinking of wearing your hair down, you could consider pulling a part of your hair off your face, while using wedding hair accessories like an elaborate clip to hold this hair in place at the back of your head.

When choosing your wedding hair style, you also have to think about the headpiece that you intend to wear on your wedding day. It would better to wear your hair down if you intend to wear a long veil or a crown of flowers. If it is a tiara that you are going to wear, your hair looks the best when it is pulled back. Your wedding jewelry also plays an important part in determining your wedding hairdo.

It is better to wear elaborate earrings to draw attention to your face if you wear your hair up. However if you are letting your long hair down, then it is better for you to wear simple earrings and wedding accessories. If you intend to have your hair colored, you should have it colored about a week or two before the wedding so that it looks the best on your wedding day.

Today bobs are the hairstyles that have reached the big screen and most of Hollywood. This is an easy to manage hair style that looks great on anyone as it can be formal or casual, depending on its style. Bobs can be straightened using a sedu iron or curled using a short barreled curling iron. You can have bobs that are bangs or curled at the bottom. It is up to you, and your hairdresser to decide what looks best on your face.

Remember that you will have to wear a style that stays in place for 10 hours which is difficult even for your everyday hairstyle. And when you have a veil shoved in and are dancing all around the dance floor, it will be even more important that your wedding hairstyle stay in place.

Once you have decided on a few wedding hair styles, you have to have a dress rehearsal. Take a test run where you walk around with the new hair to determine its comfort level. There is no need to choose elaborate styles as the better hairstyle is the simpler hair style. For brides that choose to spendd some time in the day spa and the bridal salon, often there is a fashion coordinator who can help you to make sure the do is working. Remember that intricate styles can hurt because of the pins used in the hair.

When choosing your style or hair for the wedding, you will also have to keep the time of day, and the type of wedding in mind. This is because loose wedding hair styles are not right for informal or daytime weddings while up-dos give a more formal and evening look to the wedding.

Hello! My name is Anna and I am the editor of this site, wedding designer, artist. I love life as it is, and I also keep my wedding blog.