Looking for formal hairstyles? There are many occassions that require you to have a neat formal hairstyle like prom, wedding, or other formal events. When selecting a formal hairstyle, you need to think first wether you want an updo or a laid down hair. Also take into consideration the shape of your face. If you have a long face then you should add volume and bulk to the hair on the sides of your face. If you have a V-shaped face then you should add length or height to your hair to balance your face. And finally you should fit your hairstyle to the theme of the event and one thing to do that is by adding accessories to your hair like ribbons or flowers. Check out these formal hairstyles below to see what fits your style.