Christmas hairstyles perfect
for the festive season

'Tis the season for gorgeous, show-stopping locks. Style your tresses ready for all your festive parties with our guide to Christmas party hairstyles.

Whether you’re looking to dazzle at the office party or make an impression at a Boxing Day bash, Christmas marks the time to embrace your glamorous side.

Ramp up your party look for this year’s festive celebrations with the help of ghd. Unleash the power of our innovative stylers and work your hair into ultra-festive looks that’ll last all night long.

From sultry waves to embellished updos, deck your tresses with these stunning Christmas hairstyles.

Glamour Waves

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Glamour Waves

A mane of polished cascading luxe waves will add instant elegance during the festive season. Feminine with a touch of vintage Hollywood glamour, these beautiful waves will put you in the spotlight. Wear them over one shoulder to really capture that sexy siren appeal.

Tip: Prep your hair with ghd curl hold spray and sculpt using the ghd platinum® styler.

Volume blow-dry

Bigger is better this Christmas with a glamourous volume blow-dry. Use the ghd air® hairdryer to create eye-catching volume and plenty of body through your tresses and you’ll make a bold statement as soon as you walk into any room.

Tip: For a glossy finish, apply ghd final shine spray to your end look.

Side Swept Chignon

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Party curls

Curl those tresses and turn heads at your next festive do with sensational party-ready ringlets. This attention-grabbing look is all about glamour and full-on volume, and these chic flowing curls are bound to get you some time under the mistletoe.

Tip: Boost the style with ghd root lift spray. Apply to damp locks before blow-drying

Wavy Pony

Change up your wavy style by sweeping those gorgeous textured locks into a beautiful pony. Pull them up and show off your neck, then just let a few elegant tendrils fall naturally free to finish the look. Ethereal and simple, It’s the ultimate boho party look.

Tip: Wrap a small section of hair around the base of your ponytail to add a dash of extra sophistication to the style. 


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Embellished bun

Christmas hairstyles are all about sparkle and glitz. Embellish your locks with braids and a glittering accessory for an extra pop of festive cheer. Bring it all together into a bun and you’ll define elegance this Christmas.

Tip: Use the ghd tail comb and ghd total volume foam  to create thicker braids that’ll hold.

Soft Top Knot

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Subtle texture

Celebrate classic chic style this festive season with just a hint of texture. Achieve this subtle style by creating straight sleek locks with kinked ends using the ghd air® hairdryer. It’s an easy way to add a dose of enviable movement to your do.

Tip: For a perfect finish, apply ghd smooth & finish serum to your tresses, working it through the mid-lengths and ends, while avoiding your roots. 

Volume Updo

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Volume Updo

Blending volume with an elegant bun, this stylish updo adds romance to your Christmas styling. Perfect for a black tie bash, a volume updo is guaranteed to steal the show. Pair with statement earrings and bold lips to radiate festive glamour.

Curly half updo

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Curly half updo

Top knots have been topping trend charts all year long. Put a unique twist on the look this Christmas time with a curly half updo. Work some of your tresses into a simple knot and let the rest tumble down your back in a cascading curly fashion.

Tip: Lock those curls in place with a spritz of ghd curl hold spray.  

Sleek low ponytail

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Sleek low ponytail

There’s no denying that sleek equals chic. Sophisticated and easy to style, a glossy low ponytail is oh-so simple but perfect for partying. Straighten your tresses first with the ghd platinum® styler before taking your locks back into a ponytail at the nape of your neck.

Tip: Elevate the look with glittering hair clip. Simply slide it into place at the top of your pony and voila – your hairstyle is next-level gorgeous. 

Tousled updo

Take your Christmas party hair up a notch with a big, bold tousled updo. Sophisticated and sexy, this look is a breeze to create – perfect if you’re rushing out of the office to an evening of festive drinks. Less is more with this style; pull your hair into a messy bun and let nature do its thing. 

Embrace the season of glitz and glamour and transform your tresses into these show-stopping Christmas party hairstyles. With 10 stunning looks to choose from, you’ll have a different style to rock at all your festivities this year.


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