Glitter Hair: How to Get a Shimmery Holiday Hairstyle

Alyssa François | 25 November 2017
5mins Style Easy

We love this glitzy party hair idea for the holidays.

We can’t get over glitter roots for obvious reasons: The trend is so fun, so pretty and so easy to create! This holiday season we’re taking the popular hair trend one step ahead with a festive glitter hair look that will work for your holiday festivities and can also be repurposed for ringing in the new year. Don’t you love a look you can wear two (or more) ways? We sure do! And, you can totally try this look out as a hairstyle that you can wear from desk to drinks, as all it takes is just a few minutes of gel application on your partline (plus some glitter, of course).

Take your party dressing up to a whole new level by pairing this look up with an elegant hairstyle like a deep-side part paired up with sexy Hollywood curls. Read on to learn how you can get glitter hair at home in just two easy steps:

How to Create Glitter Hair for The Holidays

1

Style and apply glitter.

Start with your completed hairstyle of choice. This can be an updo, low ponytail or a side-swept hairstyle like this one. Apply TRESemmé Mega Firm Control Gel from roots to mid-lengths of your hair. Then sprinkle your glitter on your hair.

2

Finished look.

Use a blowdryer on a cool setting to allow the gel to dry or air-dry your hair. Set the look with a hairspray that imparts a high shine and a flexible hold to your style like Dove Strength and Shine Flexible Hold HairsprayIf you’re wearing an updo hairstyle that doesn’t require lots of movement stick to a hairspary like TRESemmé TRES Two Extra Hold Hairspray instead. Use a paddle brush like Nexxus Ibiza CX2 to detangle and smoothen the lengths, and off you go!

Ready to try your hand at more fun holiday looks for the season? We’re loving this mini bouffant hairstyle.