"No bridal look is complete without a distinct Indian bridal hairstyle that highlights it."
With your wedding day almost around the corner, we are sure that you have finalized your wedding outfit and picked the perfect set of jewelry to pair it up. But have you thought about your wedding hair? Will you keep your hair down, get them done in a braid, or opt for a classic bun instead?
No matter what you choose, you need to make sure that it suits your hair type and texture. After all, a hairstyle that looks gorgeous on someone with long hair may not suit you if you've got short hair. So, first, know your hair type and then move on to the next step, i.e. deciding a suitable hairstyle which you can pull off.
We have curated some of the best hairstyles according to all hair lengths. Know your hair type and check which hairstyle will suit you the most.
If you are the one who is blessed with naturally long hair, you are definitely in luck as the scope of experimenting is endless. Whether you want a high ponytail with curls or dazzling waterfall braids, your long hair can complement them all.
So take advantage of your long hair and choose the perfect hairdo to pair with your outfit.
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Sonam Kapoor's messy fishtail braid, which she wore on her mehendi day, was a game-changer. It's a very traditional bridal hairstyle with a twist and a lot of mogras. A good option for the brides looking for wedding hairstyles with long hair. Bookmark this look for your wedding day.
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There's nothing better than to show off your long hair and let them cascade down your shoulder.
It is a perfect look for the brides. Tie your hair half up to make them stay in place and add some dainty flowers like baby’s breath, to give your wedding hairstyle a more appealing look.
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Who doesn’t like a little bit of braiding? They look absolutely gorgeous and especially for a bridal look. South Indian brides are known for accessorizing their long braided hair with gold jewellery, gajra, pins, and a lot of hair accessories, which makes them a perfect traditional bride.
Here are a few inspirations.
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A bun is all you need to look ethereal. This one is a perfect hairstyle for short hair too. Just add on some real flowers, pin up a sheer dupatta on the bun, and slay your wedding look.
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These pink roses matching the bridal outfit look stunning.
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We can't get over how perfect this bridal hairstyle looks. The white roses soothe the eve perfectly.
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These flowers tucking in the form of a heart look stunning.
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The Pakistani bride gives you a perfect hairdo inspiration for your wedding day, with these ideal braided headbands with soft curls!
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A classic Indian hairstyle for brides with long hair!
If nothing works, a low bun and side parting will work for the bridal hairstyle.
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This style can help you create an angular silhouette which can, in turn, create balance in your ensemble. This bun is created right where you would generally tie a high ponytail. Such Indian bun hairstyles for long hair are to generate support for a heavy Dupatta.
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Another curly wedding hairstyle that is sure to stand out is a half up half down style, which is one of the easiest and the most elegant bridal hairstyles for long hair if you wish to carry your tresses in long curls.
We strongly recommend you to use a hair accessory to get some spotlight on your crown.
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Adding a few large flowers in unique colors can give your messy hair bun an unconventional twist.
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We have all our hearts for this lovely and captivating sleek bridal braid, which is teamed up with a lot of traditional silver accessories.
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A picturesque tight donut bun wrapped around with gajras to enhance your beauty on the wedding day.
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Breathe a sigh of relief with these loose curls with a hint of baby breaths, which looks so amazing.
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Coil your hair into a low, structured bun for an elegant hairstyle that looks stunning.
You can use an ornamental pin or a string of crystals to deck it up.This bridal hairstyle suits with a tight bodice attire as it adds shape at the nape of your neck while staying out of the way.
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Flowers on the wedding day always look beautiful on the bride. Graceful curls make a sweet clean bun that looks like a flower bud, team up the sides of the bun with beautiful large flowers to complete the look.
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What better way to flaunt your long tresses than keeping them open?
To make your open hair look more glamorous than ever before, opt for this gorgeous half-up and half-down hairstyle with natural-looking curls.
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Who says short hair is dull? They look as impressive as long or medium hair when styled perfectly. You can easily twist them into a low bun or even opt for a bob cut with bangs.
You can even try beachy waves which look stunning, a pretty half-up-half-down hairstyle, or give a try to curly hair paired with a tiara.
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Messy buns are perfect for short hair beauties.These buns make for a great wedding hairstyle for curly hair too. If you have a summer wedding, then this is the hairstyle for you! Beat the heat in this pretty little messy bun!
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If you are also one of the brides who do not want so many flowers in your bun, then this donut bun is for you.
A perfect hairstyle for short hairs- just add some extensions and get a perfect hairstyle.
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If you do not have much hair length to experiment with, this can be an ideal hairstyle for your d-day. Curl the ends and let them loose while the front remains all straight and pinned up.
You can use hair accessories and ornaments and get a perfect bridal look.
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Be the sensational bride by sporting this semi-retro hairdo. Perfect for short hair, twist your hair in a messy side sweep and let it end up in a chignon.
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Brides who wish to keep their hair open can take a cue from this bridal hairstyle. The locks are semi-braided and half-open. The hairstyle is further beautified with flowers. If real flowers aren’t your thing, you can choose to keep flowers artificial.
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This neat bun sets a perfect example of real beauty lies in simplicity. This little bun adorned with mogras is something a bride with short hairs can opt for her d-day.
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Your bridal hairstyle look reveals a lot about your personality as this curled-up braided loose bun is sure to make you look playful.
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A perfect hair bun for a minimalist bride who does not want to play with her hair.
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How about having a lovely low bun adorning it with a beautiful accessory?
This perfect bun for your short hair to look perfect.
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This floral bouquet bun features pink carnations and rose petals. Tie your hair in a basic bun and don it up with a fabulous floral arrangement to make your bridal hairstyle look voluminous and elegant. Don't forget to add some volume to your bridal hair in the front.
A side sweeping swirly hair strand can also do wonders.
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Flaunt your effortless style through this casual hairstyle where the ironed tresses are simply kept open.
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Embrace your luscious hair and play around them.
There are many gorgeous hairdos for pretty ladies that have medium length hair. You can go for twisted curls to buns and open hair, if you have so many hairdos to choose.
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Are you looking for a perfect hairstyle for your sangeet or Mehendi function? Tie your hair in a loose braid and beautify them with flowers.
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This hairstyle ruled the Indian bridal trends the most. It's just so simple to tie up your hair in the voguish bridal ponytail.
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A perfect engagement look with this messy and curly bun with a perfect hair accessory.
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Indian brides are opting for this beautiful hairstyle for their engagement or any pre-wedding function.
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If you’re planning to wear a lot of different jewelry in your hair, you’ll need a massive bun to support them all.
Opt for a single hairstyle and then work it into another to get layers of seamless, artistic perfection.
You can use the extensions to create intricate braids and rock a super extra bun.
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A lot of brides are swearing by the raging trend of floral bouquets. You can, too, check out this lovely hairstyle that's beautifully adorned with rose petals, a variety of roses and faux decorative pins.
This hairdo is especially for South Indian brides and to keep the South Indian aesthetics, and a fabulous brooch has set in the center.
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This twisted low bun glammed up with a pretty hair accessory is yet another bridal bun to highlight the length and volume of your tresses.
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A simple hairdo for the brides who want to keep it simple and elegant. Most Indian brides love to do this hairstyle as it looks perfect on traditional wear.
Make a middle parting, then make a braid. Embellish the braid with hair accessories.
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We hope that you found the hairstyle for your wedding.
Updated On01 May, 2022
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