10 Fun and Easy Christmas Hairstyles for All the Festivities

Holly-jolly hairstyles ahead.

For the Christmas season, get into the holiday spirit with fun and easy Christmas hairstyles! This is the time of year that you should be joyous—and most of all have a holly jolly time with family and friends—so you should look that way too. Don’t you agree?

Begin by styling your hair in a way that helps you set the mood. Whether you want Christmas hairstyles like chignons for date night or are looking into sporting a funky style for an ugly sweater Christmas party, we’ve got you covered. Here are our top ten looks for you this season:

1. Chignon

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The perfect low updo that’s equally cute and profesh! Credit: Rupert Laycock

This chignon style is perfect for a formal Christmas dinner. Add a few curls to your hair with your curling iron and set it with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Boost Hold Level 3. Gather your hair into a low bun and pin in place. Pull out a few pieces at the front to frame your face.

2. Confetti Bun

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Add a little holiday fun to your look.

You don’t have to wait until the ball drops to throw the confetti around. Create a fun Christmas look on your hair to get yourself into the holiday spirit.

3. Tousled Hair

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You can never go wrong with loose waves.

Heading to a Christmas dinner with friends or meeting the parents for the first time? This tousled style means business but it also has the perfect holiday vibe. Set your style with Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hairspray to maintain the bouncy effect in your style. 

4. Natural Puff

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Go with a big puff updo.

This hairstyle is so easy and simple to do on natural hair. Just make sure you keep your curls and coils moisturized, so you look your best!

5. Holiday Waves

Sleek Hollywood Waves
Everyone will think you’v stepped off the red carpet with this look. Credit: Rupert Laycock

Is there any event or occasion that waves won’t work for? We believe not! Turn your wavy look into this festive Christmas hairstyle. Tease the ends of your hair to pile on the volume.

6. Natural Updo

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Mix it up with faux curly bangs.

Want to swing into the holiday spirit with a fun natural hairstyle? This faux bang natural updo is one of the best ways to do so. Gather your hair into a pouf, pull out some curls at the front to create a fringe and pin in place.

7. Wreath Headband

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Call it the holiday floral crown. #FestivalBest

Want to get really creative with Christmas hairstyles? Holiday props aren’t just for decorating your home. Take a wreath and wear it as a headband.

8. French Twist

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Fancy French twist. Photo credit: Verity Jane Smith

This modern spin on the French twist is the only holiday hairstyle you need for the entire season. Wear it to your work holiday dinner and beyond.

9. Glitter Hair

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All that glitters is gold for the holidays.

This style is proof that glitter hair goes beyond festival season. Apply TRESemmé TRES TWO Mega Firm Control Gel on your hair to smooth your hair down, and then pile on the glitter. Simple, easy and fun!

10. Twisted Updo

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Fun look for all the parties.

This twisted updo style is one of our favorite hairstyle ideas for any holiday event. Wear it for Christmas and try it again for New Year’s Eve as well.

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