How To Get Party-Ready Hair In A Hurry

A young lady with black hair tied in a bun at a party

A swipe of crimson lipstick here, a dusting of shimmer there: Getting dolled up for a glitzy night out is half the fun of New Years Eve. That said, the last thing you want to do is spend too much precious party-prep time fussing over your tresses. We’ve rounded up 5 fabulous, stress-free hairstyle ideas so you can usher in 2015 flawlessly.

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Slicked-Back Bun

Classic, sexy and totally easy to do with the help of a nifty bun aid. Best part? The slicked-back 'do gives your shiniest statement earrings the spotlight.

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Glitzy Headband

Quite possibly the simplest of the bunch, achieving this coif involves nothing more than some texturizing spray and a gem-encrusted headband.

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Playful Ponytail

Dancing the night away sans frizz is a snap when your locks are pulled back into a sleek ponytail. Secure a strand of hair around the elastic for a seamless, elevated look.

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Princess Waves

Add a touch of gold to a lovely half-up style by way of a beautiful barrette. Keep your waves romantically tousled all might long by scrunching a dollop of mouse into dry strands.

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Elegantly Crimped

To keep this style from looking dated we suggest being extra selective with the crimping iron: Pick a few thin strands to crimp and keep the rest of your hair smooth and tied back in a low ponytail.

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