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The most romantic Valentine’s hairstyles

It’s official the month of love, and although you and your boo might not be going out this Valentine’s Day, it should still be special — and you can definitely still look cute!

Whether it’s date night at a restaurant or a candle lit dinner at home, Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to remind your significant other that you look good in more than just sweatpants and a top knot… Throw on a cute outfit and finish off the look with a romantic hairstyle. If you don’t have one in mind, we’ve got you covered with 7 of the most romantic Valentine’s hairstyles that you’re bound to love!


Curly updo

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What’s more romantic than curls? If you’re searching for a Valentine’s hairstyle that will catch bae’s eye this curly updo is the one. It’s fun, flirty and is easy to create with natural curls or heat-styled curls.

To give your curls a healthy shine and some extra support while pinned up, finish the look with a light spray of the VO5 Firm Hold Hairspray.


Side-parted waves

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Soft waves are definitely one of the most romantic hairstyles. To give your waves an extra glam feel, create a deep side-part and let your hair flow down your shoulder. This style may seem super simple but is a classic date-night winner.


Textured side braid

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If you’re looking for a Valentine’s hairstyle that can be dressed up or down, this textured side braid might be your fave. To get the style all you need is to create a loose side braid and tug at the strands until you have your desired texture. It’ the perfect super easy and super dreamy look!


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Prep your hair with the TONI&GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray to give your braid some extra body.


Soft bun

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If the bun fits, wear it! Sometimes an old-school favourite does the trick. This classic soft bun is the perfect Valentine’s hairstyle. It’s a wispy, effortless and timeless look that will definitely add some romance to your look.


Sleek braid

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If you’re here for the romance but looking for something with a bit more edge, try this sleek braid. All you need to do is create a sleek ponytail and braid the length of your hair. This sassy slicked back look will allow your face to be the main focus on your romantic Valentine’s evening.

To get this look super sleek, add a dab of the VO5 Sculpted Firm Hold Styling Gel on the front of your hair.



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Whether you have curls, waves or straight hair, this half-updo will look great for date night. It’s another effortlessly romantic hairstyle that will enhance your look. Leave a few wispy strands in the front to frame your face and add some extra romance.


Accessorise with flowers

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Last but not least, adding a pretty hair accessory is one of the best ways to add some romance to your look. And what better accessory for Valentine’s Day than some flowers? Choose a few of your favourite flowers and pin them into your hair with some bobby pins for a sweet Valentine’s look.

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