7 Shoulder Length Hairstyles to Flex for Date Night

Master these killer styles on your shoulder-length locks.

Whether it’s a first or second date or a regular scheduled date night, it makes life much easier to have a few go-to hairstyles to fall back on. This roundup of looks is full of styles that range from trendy to classy, so there truly is an option for everyone! Whether you’re meeting your date for a late stroll in the park or heading to a glitzy night of wining, dining and fun, check out these shoulder length hairstyles that will have you feeling beautiful all night long:

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Show your date the princess you are with a braided crown.

1. Side Part With a Braided Crown

Who doesn’t love a date with great taste and one who’s on top of the trends? Pull your hair up, but add a little trendy touch for date night. Try a braided crown on one side of your hair that will show off your stylish side. Pull out some hair around your front hairline for a ritzy finish that makes the look. Don’t be surprised if your date starts asking you for fashion and style tips!

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Wanna shake up your look? Change your part and edge it up with some texturizer. Photo credit: Indigitalimages.com

2. Wavy Tresses with a Fringe

Bowling or ping-pong? Take your pick and complement game night with your date with a fun hairstyle. Style your fringe for date night with a piece-y and airy feel. Finish off the remainder of hair with a touch of loose waves. Win or lose, give your date some competitive edge will love this carefree look.

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Proper ballerina buns are neat and super easy to create. Photo credit: Indigitalimages.com

3. Sleek Midi Bun

Keep it simple with a sleek pulled back bun secured at the middle of your dome. This midi bun is your go-to versatile hairstyle for a semi-formal date night. And, if this date involves meeting the parents, what better way to show off your beautiful face? If cowlicks are getting in the way, keep them tame with the help of some hair gel, like TRESemmé TRES Two Mega Firm Control Gel, to ensure those edges stay clean and flyaway-free.

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The finger wave look. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

4. Smooth Waves

Heading out to a musical or a luxe five-star restaurant? Add an elegant touch to shoulder length hair with smooth, vintage-inspired waves. This hairstyle rises to the occasion with its sexy and feminine touch.

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Straight hair with a ’60s twist! Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

5. Straight Cut

Maybe a stroll in the park on a cool summer night is more up your alley for date night. Show off your shoulder-grazing length and blunt cut with a fun, straight, voluminized, ’60s inspired hairdo. Give the tresses in the front a little bump to the ends to frame your face. Be sure to finish your style off with some hair serum, like Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Hair Serum, for a glossy and polished finish.

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The easiest waves. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

6. Glamorous Curls

Feeling cute and flirty? Give your mane some touchable and bouncy romantic curls. Your curls are bound to win some flattering compliments from your lovely date. Wear this style to a jazz concert or have your curls blowing with the wind while you’re cruising around town. Be sure to use some mousse, like Dove Style+Care Volume Amplifier Mousse to help you achieve full, bouncy curls.

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One of the easiest shoulder length hairstyles is the ponytail. Highlight your features with a pulled-back look for date night.

7. Fun Ponytail

No need to feel like plain Jane because your nerves have you worked up for your first Tinder meeting! Keep your date night hairstyle simple with a ponytail. This style is ideal for a casual, low-key meet-up. Play around with tendrils at the front hairline to add a carefree yet stylish touch to your hairstyle.