Timeless Hairstyles for Your Engagement Photoshoot

Marisa Haber | 08 August 2018

Go for a classic hairstyle for photos that will be cherished forever.

When your significant other gets down on one knee and pops the question, the last thing on your mind is probably how your hair looks. We know that in the moment, love and excitement takes the reigns. Once you’ve said “yes!” you may choose to have an engagement photoshoot to share the special announcement with loved ones. This photoshoot is great because it allows you to express your love and almost “reenact” the moment for everyone who wasn’t there for the actual proposal. With all of this in mind, now you have complete control over how you look in these photos. Take this engagement photoshoot opportunity to look and feel your greatest with your soon-to-be partner in life. We recommend going with one of these classic hairstyles that are timeless and elegant!



Classic Hairstyles for Your Engagement Photoshoot



engagement photoshoot long hair
Long, luscious hair looks fab in photos.

1. Longer Locks

Keep your style simple yet stunning with longer locks that are blown out and silky smooth. If you don’t have long hair but want to wear this look for your engagement photoshoot, then we highly recommend purchasing some clip in extensions. When you create this look with a blow dryer, don’t forget to use a serum prior to styling. A serum will give you healthy and silky smooth strands. One of our faves is Nexxus Humectress Encapsulate Serum. This serum will give you extra healthy and soft locks as it has innovative concentrated conditioning oil encapsulated into pearls in the product.

NEXXUS HUMECTRESS ENCAPSULATE SERUM
engagement photoshoot donut bun
Keep your hair up and out of your face for your photoshoot.

2. Donut Bun

If you’re an updo girl at heart then don’t hold back, go for a donut bun for your photos. This style is perfect for keeping your hair out of your face so the camera can truly capture your smile and emotions! It’s also a great style if you know you’ll be taking photos on a hot day and want to avoid getting overheated and sweaty. Make sure your hair is snatched and smooth with TRESemmé 24 Hour Body Finishing Spray. Use this spray to comb back and flatten baby hairs while putting your hair into the donut bun. Once you’re finished, give it another spray to add shine and hold.

TRESemmé 24 HOUR BODY FINISHING SPRAY
engagement photoshoot floral accessory
Add a touch of floral to your engagement photoshoot aesthetic.

3. Half-Up with a Touch of Floral

A half-up hairstyle is incredibly elegant and a great compromise for keeping your hair down and flowing and pulling it back to frame your face. When it comes to any kind of engagement photoshoot or wedding look, you can’t go wrong with a floral accessory.

engagement photoshoot classic waves
Effortless waves will never go out of style.

4. Classic Waves

The classic wavy hairstyle is classic for a reason: it’s simple to create and looks flattering on everyone! This is a foolproof hairstyle and we love that you can create any size curl you desire. It’s crucial to remember a heat protectant before you curl your hair; you do not want any flyaways or frizz showing up in your photos. Spritz some TRESemmé Thermal Creations Heat Tamer Spray before you start curling.

TRESemmé THERMAL CREATIONS HEAT TAMER SPRAY