10 Absolutely Stunning Quinceañera Hairstyles for 2020

'Cause you only turn 15 once.

A Quinceañera party is a big deal. This rite of passage occasion for a 15-year-old is a time where family and friends get together to celebrate your coming-of-age. And with such a special day, you’ll definitely want your hair to look and feel amazing while also being age-appropriate for this big event. When choosing a hairstyle, you’ll want to find one that will compliment your dress and your face. So, if you plan on wearing a backless ensemble, try wearing your locks in an updo. Whereas if you’re wearing something with lots embellishments around your neck, try wearing hair back off of your shoulders. Read on to discover ten Quinceañera hairstyles to inspire your party look.

1. Braided Bun

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Take a simple bun up a notch for graduation day. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

You can never go wrong with a bun. This easy style gets your hair out of your face and off your neck as you showcase your face. For your Quinceañera, add some glam to the look by creating multiple braids that wrap around your low or high bun.

2. Big Romantic Curls

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Go big with curly locks for your quinceañera.

Try big loose curls to wow everyone at your Quinceañera party. Use some hair rollers or hot curlers to achieve big curls that will last through dancing and other party entertainment. Use a wide-toothed comb to soften curls and spread them out.

3. Braided Bun

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You can’t go wrong with a chic braided bun style.

A braided bun is chic and an easy way to add pizazz to your look. Try a side part to add depth to the style. Have fun with this look by adding one large braid that will twist around your crown and close into your low bun.

4. Side Fishtail Braided Bun

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An easy and fun style for your Quinceañera!

This side fishtail braided bun is too adorable and perfect for turning 15. Just secure hair into a side ponytail with elastic band, braid hair, then start wrapping the braid around while using bobby pins to hold it in place. It’s an easy, elegant style that almost anyone can do.

5. Long and Flowy

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Gorgeous long locks to let free. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Long hair….do care! Wear hair long and flowy for a whimsical Quinceañera hairstyle that will impress. Wear locks straight or wavy and get that high shine factor by using a heat protectant spray like TIGI Copyright Custom Create Heat Protection Spray before styling.

6. Halo Braid

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Create an eye-catching braid for your quinceañera

Look like a true angel with this gorgeous halo braid hairstyle. This is another look that’s easy to achieve but looks incredibly graceful and chic.

7. Short Colorful Twist Quinceañera Hairstyle

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Add some color to hair with a twist for your quinceañera.

Exude a bit of vibrancy with this colorful twist style. Great for short hair, this look is a beautiful way to rock a little hair color. Pull hair to one side tightly using some hair gel like Suave Max Hold Sculpting Gel, a brush and some bobby pins. Leave the front out and create sculpted curls that fall faintly on the forehead.

8. Retro 1950s Waves

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Full on wavy for your quinceañera.

Pay homage to the 1950s with these perfectly wavy Quinceañera hairstyles. Separate hair into sections and use a curling wand to make each deep wave. Use some hairspray like Dove Style + Care Extra Hold Hairspray to lock this style in place.

9. Three Knot Bun Quinceañera Hairstyle

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Showcase some style with these cool triple buns.

This cute clean style is a fun way to elevate a simple bun. Just divide hair in three parts, twist and pin into three separate buns. Add a little sparkle to this Quinceañera hairstyle by putting in a few beaded bobby pins or glue on a few hair crystals.

10. Updo with Flowers

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Enhance your look with some gorgeous flowers.

This sophisticated unique look can be achieved by creating a low and messy bun. Add some fresh or fake flowers to complete the look. A clip or fancy headband would also look darling on your Quinceañera hairstyle!

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