“Galentine’s Day” power looks

As the perfect alternative to the more traditional Valentine’s Day, “Galentine’s Day” has a special place in our hearts. This is the day for you to spoil yourself, go out with your girlfriends and be the confident women you were born to be (well, everyday is that day, to be honest!) So call up your friends and get your outfits ready to feel your finest. And importantly, have a look at these hairstyle options down below.

 

Sleek bun

woman with sleek bun galentine's hairstyle
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There ain’t no power look like a sleek bun. Whether you prefer to wear it high or low, the sleek bun will give you a chic look this “Gal-entine’s Day”. Or any day, really. This is our go-to power look, and we would definitely recommend you try it.

 

Keep it natural

Natural curls for Galentine's day
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“Galentine’s Day” is all about self-love, so it makes sense that a good option for this day is to embrace your natural hair texture. If you’re comfortable with letting out your natural coils, curls and waves, we say go for it!

Keep your natural hair on point with a good styling product. The Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Curl Enhancing Smoothie will keep your curls and coils defined, soft and bouncy all day. It’s formulated with coconut, neem oil and silk protein, so you know it’s a winner!

 

Big bouncy curls

Woman with big, bouncy natural curls
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Feeling more playful and flirty this Galentine’s Day? This feminine look would not only be a great option for you, it’s also perfect for those who don’t have naturally curly hair. You can achieve this look with a curling wand or a knot-out, depending on your natural hair texture.

 

Sleek, single braid

Woman wearing a sleek single braid for Galetntine's day
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Inspired by one of the most iconic women in the music industry, this single braid is a hot option. Embrace your inner Sadé and rock this super sleek hair with the confidence of a queen.

This hairstyle needs to be sleek and structured in order to look its best. We recommend using a strong hold gel to keep the top sleek, like the VO5 Sculpted Mega Hold Styling Gel. If you have really smooth hair, scoop some gel onto your fingers and run it through the lengths of your hair before creating the plait. This will give it much-needed grip that will keep it structured throughout the day.

 

Braided space buns

Galentine's day space buns
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Let’s face it: it’s been a tough year since the last “Galentine’s Day” – we definitely need to some more light- hearted fun in our lives. And that’s where this hairstyle comes in. It’s a super cute ‘do that will definitely inject some fun into your overall look (and the rest of your day!)

 

Rapunzel-length locks

Woman wearing rapunzel-length locs
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There’s just something so bougie about super-long, sleek hair. It feels luxurious and it looks amazing — which is exactly what you might be looking for this “Galentine’s Day”. Achieve the look with braids, clip-in extensions or even a lace-front wig.

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