Posted on: November 22, 2023 Posted by: Adia Winfrey Comments: 1
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The holidays are a time for celebration and getting together with loved ones. Over the next six weeks, our calendars will be filled with holiday festivities and end of year gatherings. And during this time many of us will be opting for new looks.

When you’re picking the perfect holiday hairstyle remember to:

  • Consider the occasion. For example, if you’re attending a formal event, you may opt for a sophisticated coiffure.  
  • Don’t be afraid to experiment and try something new. 
  • Be creative and remember the possibilities are endless. 

We called on Atlanta celebrity hair stylist LaQuita Tiller to help inspire your next holiday hairstyles. Here are her top 6 holiday hairstyle picks!

Hair Accessories

Designer ponytail with gold accents
Designer ponytail with gold accents

Jewels, stones, and other hair accessories are in this holiday season. Whether opting for bedazzled hairpins with empowering messages or a hard headband, a little goes a long way. Hair accessories can also be paired with any of the remaining five holiday hair looks.

 

Natural Textured Styles

Upscale Magazine holiday hair picks include natural textured looks.
Upscale Magazine holiday hair picks include natural textured looks.

No matter the occasion, natural textured hairstyles are in season. This look also offers plenty of options from fresh twist-outs to beautiful Bantu knots, and everything in between.

Waves

Upscale Magazine says waves are in this holiday season.
Upscale Magazine says waves are in this holiday season.

Hollywood glam is all the rage this holiday season, with the rise of waves and wavy styles. Wave styles including finger waves and body waves bring sophisticated flair to your 2023 holiday look.

Designer Ponytails

Designer ponytails made Upscale Magazine's holiday hair list.
Designer ponytails made Upscale Magazine’s holiday hair list.

The ponytail has always been a staple for Black girls. But in this era, designer ponytails are a go to look for Black women. No matter the length or volume, whether human or synthetic, designer ponytails are a great option during the holiday.

Straight and Sleek

Upscale Magazine says yes to straight and sleek hair for the holidays.
Upscale Magazine says yes to straight and sleek hair for the holidays.

Parted in the middle or swooped to the side, sleek, straight hair provides a classic look during this season. While cute and sassy, this look does require ongoing maintenance but is worth the effort.

Curls, Curls, Curls

Upscale Magazine says it's all about the curls this holiday season.
Upscale Magazine says it’s all about the curls this holiday season.

Whether short and tight or long and loose it’s all about curls for the girls. There are several ways to achieve this look. Depending upon hair type and style, large flexirod rollers, a pre-curled frontal wig, or even curl enhancing cream can be used.

No matter what your hair type or style, there is a head turning, holiday look for you. So experiment and have fun!

What new holiday look will you be trying? Tell us in the comments.

 

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  1. Yes, fingerwaves for the holidays. Beautiful and easy maintenance. That’s my choice. Even though I really liked the ponytail with the gold accents. Have a great holiday season everyone.

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