Long Wedding Hairstyles

Our wedding hairstyle photo gallery, filled with hundreds of ideas for formal hairstyles for long hair. It is a great way to get inspired. We hope that it helps you find just the right hairstyle for you.

Click on your favorite long wedding hairstyle to learn if this style will compliment your face shape and get detailed styling instructions, for free! Also you can upload your photograph and "try on" your favorite style.

It is a great way to get a makeover without leaving your house. And an even better way to find the perfect wedding day hairstyle.

Updo Formal Hairstyles for Long Hair


Taylor Swift

Taylor's elegant upstyle at the 41st Annual CMA Music Awards created a great look for her. Her hair was dressed in large soft waves and pinned back loosely to create height and volume through the top of her style. This style will hold well in any weather condition with the use of the right products.


Taylor Swift

This stunning hairdo is perfect for those with a natural wave in their hair. The back is pulled and pinned back with a few curly strands left out the front to soften the over-all look.


Taylor Swift

These curly locks are rolled, pulled and pinned back to achieve an elegant look and feel which is great for any special occasion. An accessory can be added to add spark to the over-all look and to complete the style beautifully.


Taylor Swift

This elegant up-style is pinned to the back of the head to form this stunning hairstyle which best suits those with long face shapes. The bangs are swept to one side to soften the face and complete the over-all style beautifully.


Carrie Underwood

These gorgeous golden blonde locks are pulled back and pinned to the head to form this formal upstyle that is great for any special occasion. The bangs are blow-waved smooth to frame the top of the face and completes the over-all style beautifully.


Carrie Underwood

This beautiful blonde mane is pulled back and pinned to the back of the head to form this elegant upstyle which is great for any special occasion. The long bangs are left out sweep across the face softening the over-all style. This updo will need time to create and products for hold and shine.


Taylor Swift

These stunning locks are pulled pulled back and pinned to the side of the head to create this formal updo perfect for any special occasion. Product is needed for hold and shine.


Taylor Swift

These long locks are pulled back and pinned to the back of the head to create this formal updo that is perfect for any special occasion. The blunt cut bangs are smoothed down to frame the top of the face and completes the over-all look magnificently.


Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood wore her golden blonde locks back in an upstyle to the 2012 Grammy Awards. The top is teased for height and control and makes the shape of this best suited to balance out a round face. This look is perfect for any occasion.

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Taylor Swift

This gorgeous hairstyle flows over the shoulders showing off the perfectly defined curls which adds movement and bounce to the over-all look. This elegant 'do is perfect for any occasion and is easy to re-create on those with naturally curly hair.


Carrie Underwood

This is a funky style for this "American Idol" winner and she wears it fantastically at the 2005 Billboard Music Awards. Short jagged and razored layers have been cut up through the sides and back to create this sexy style. This is a great look for a night out on the town.


Carrie Underwood

Carrie made a great impression at the 49th Annual Grammy Awards with this very sexy and free flowing hairstyle. Gentle curls and a right part were used to create a great flow and lots of body throughout her hair. This is a great hairstyle for anyone with thick hair and can be re-created in naturally curly hair or with the use of a curling iron.


Carrie Underwood

Carrie looked amazing at the Sony BMG post-Grammy party with this sexy half-up, half-down style. Long shaped layers were cut around her top and sides to add height and to enhance her wave. Long shaped bangs were also cut to add shape around her face. This style is will work best on medium to thick hair types.


Carrie Underwood

The texturising waves throughout Carrie's lengths at The 6th Annual American Idol Grand Finale not only give her a stunning look but also give her fine hair lots of body and life. Those with fine hair who want to re-create this style will need to have regular trims to keep their hair looking rich and healthy.


Taylor Swift

This was a gorgeous look for Taylor at the 2007 American Music Awards. Her hair was left to beautifully drape her shoulders and a mix of medium to short layers were cut throughout. Layers were also added through the back and sides to create body and bounce for her overall look.


Carrie Underwood

This blonde bombshell won a Grammy Award for her musical talents, but what about another award for this bold hairstyle? Her layers (cut through the back and sides) created body and volume, and her sexy bangs added an elegant touch over all. This gorgeous style is perfect for those with long face shapes.


Taylor Swift

This is a fantastic sleek 'do which flows over the shoulder to show off the jagged cut ends as well as the jagged layers cut through the front to add texture and shape. The bangs are cut to frame the top of the face and completes the over-all style beautifully.


Carrie Underwood

A combination of medium to long layers cut all through the sides and back encourages the movement and bounce of the sexy waves added to the mid-lengths to ends. This stunning hairstyle is great for any occasion and can be easily re-created with a curling iron or hot rollers.


Taylor Swift

Soft and sexy is the main idea for this fantastic hairstyle. Gorgeous waves are added to the mid-lengths to ends of these locks to give it bounce and movement for a splendid look and feel. This hairstyle is great for any day or night occasion.


Carrie Underwood

These gorgeous light golden blonde locks are dressed in soft waves through the mid-lengths to ends then draped over the shoulders to show off the sexy length. The bangs are blow-waved to the side to compliment the face and completes the over-all style brilliantly.


Taylor Swift

These stunning locks are blow-waved smooth showing off the subtle layers cut around the front and sides for shape. The bangs are dressed to frame the top of the face and completes the over-all look perfectly. Regular trims is needed to prevent split ends.


Taylor Swift

These blonde locks are draped over one shoulder showing off the soft and sexy waves added to the mid-lengths to ends for shape and style. The blunt cut bangs are blow-waved to frame the face and completes the over-all look magnificently.


Carrie Underwood

This golden blonde mane is dressed in loose waves through the back sides giving this simple yet sexy 'do plenty of shape and movement best suited to frame a long face. This hairstyle is easy to re-create at home with the right tools and products and will need regular trims to prevent split ends.


Carrie Underwood

Long layers are cut through the edges of this light blonde mane to enhance the bounce and body of the waves added to give this formal hairdo plenty of volume making it a great hairdo to frame a long face. This healthy locks are easy to maintain with regular trims and needs a little product for hold and shine.


Taylor Swift

This beautiful long mane is blow-waved from root to tip smoothing out the length and layers for a slick and smooth finish. The jagged cut bangs frame the top of the face beautifully and completes the over-all style brilliantly.

Formal Hairstyles Half-Up Half-Down


Savannah Outen

Elegant and gracious is what this half up-style is about. The top half is pinned to the crown to add height and lift through the top, leaving the length to fall showing off the exquisite curls added for softness. This hairstyle is great for any special occasion.


Maria Menounos

These locks are dressed in a half up-style allowing the length to fall over one shoulder for an elegant look and feel. The top is pinned back to head to expose the whole face. This style is great for any occasion and is best suited for those with round face shapes.


Reese Witherspoon

Reese shocked onlookers at the 2011 Oscars Ceremony when she arrived sporting this cute barbie-doll inspired hairdo. her golden blonde locks were set, teased and dressed using a head-band to encourage lift and shape for a stunning finish. This gorgeous hairstyle is easy to re-create and is perfect for any occasion.


Formal Half Up Long Curly Hairstyle

This curly 'do has long layers cut around the back and sides to encourage the bounce of the curls added to the mid-lengths to ends. The top half is swept back and pinned allowing the length to fall over the shoulders for a soft and sexy finish. This hairstyle is easy to re-create at home and will be great for any special occasion.


Miranda Cosgrove

This graceful hairstyle is styled into soft waves through the mid-lengths and pinned over to one side to form this elegant look which is great for any special day or night occasion. This hairstyle will take time to re-create and will need a little product for and shine.


Anna Maria Perez de Tagle

This is an elegant hairstyle that has been set in roller and half pinned up at the crown to add height which makes it best suited for those with round face shapes. The remaining length is left out and draped over the shoulder for a sexy finish. This look is perfect for any special occasion.


Diana DeGarmo

This stunning hairstyle is dressed in curls through the sides and back to add a little bounce and body which is perfect for those with fine hair looking for a hairstyle with shape. The top half is pinned back with smooth bangs left out to frame the face and completes the over-all style magnificently.


Formal Half Up Long Curly Hairstyle

This magnificent 'do is styled in curls and waves then pinned to one side to form this fabulous style which is great for any day or night occasion. This hairstyle is easy to re-create with the right tools and products. and will require teasing at the roots for control and height.


Danelle Leverett

These golden blonde locks are styled into perfectly defined curls through the sides and back to compliment the lovely length that falls well below the shoulders. The top is teased and pinned to the head to allow the best facial features to show.


Kelli Goss

These stunning golden blonde locks are styled into waves then pulled over to the side to create this updo which is great for any special occasion. This is an easy style to re-create at home with the right tools and products.


Rihanna

This bold and bright hairstyle is more suited for those brave and those wanting to the center of attention. Mini-french rolls are pinned to the sides of the head, leaving out the length to fall over the shoulders for a spectacular finish to a loud hairdo.


Formal Half Up Long Curly Hairstyle

This gorgeous half-upstyle is curled from root to tip to achieve maximum curl all over then the top smoothed back for contrast and pinned to the head. The bangs are swept to the side to compliment the face and completes the over-all style perfectly.


Amy Heidemann

This fancy hairdo is sure to turn heads at any occasion. The length is blow-waved with beautifully defined waves added while the top is smoothed out and pinned to the top of head to form this stunning do. Product is needed for hold and shine.


Formal Half Up Long Curly Hairstyle

This fantastic half up-style looks like something out of the 1940's with its pin curls styled up and high to give the over-all hairdo height and shape. This classic style is great for those looking for a updo to turn head and wow the crowds.


Gloria Ordaz

This lovely highlighted mane is blow-waved to add body and movement the top half is pulled up and pinned to the side of the head to form this stunning half upstyle perfect for any occasion. This look is easy to re-create at home with the right tools and products.


Emmy Rossum

This gorgeous brown mane is styled into this half upstyle best suited to compliment a long face and easy to re-create at home with the right tools and products. This formal hairstyle will turn heads at any special occasion.

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