The next time you need to dress up, try one of these perfect hairstyles to make a major impact. Plus, try one of these easy updos for thinner hair!
Try an edgy, gelled updo like Anne Hathaway for a look that makes a big impact and will last all night.
This glamorous updo is perfect for women who want to make a statement. Keep your makeup simple, like Issa Rae's, because hair like this should be the focus of your look.
The coolest thing about Allison Janney's hairstyle isn't the actual updo, it's the color. If you want to play up your highlights, try a complex style full of movement.
For the perfect hairstyle to wear to a wedding or any other get together, try a French braided 'do like Keira Knightley's.
Elegant styles can have loose pieces, too. Just be sure to style them like Cardi B's, so they look windswept but elegant.
Channel Meghan Markle's elegance by pulling your hair into a low hairdo that sits right at the nape of your neck on one side.
Evan Rachel Wood's sweet and simple bun is brought to the next level by this floral clip placed right at the top.
What you'll need: flower hair clip ($13, )
Try Emily Blunt's Swiss-inspired hairstyle for a cute, sophisticated look that will stay in place all day long.
Try Nicole Kidman's bun for a cute, easygoing look that works whether you're going to a fancy restaurant or a simple dinner party at your neighbor's house.
Can't get enough hair accessories? Copy Amber Heard's edgy hairstyle, complete with a gold hair clip, for an updated updo.
What you'll need: gold hair clip ($6, )
Lady Gaga's side-parted bun is as smooth and elegant as can be, making it a gorgeous style to wear for a wedding.
Add drama to a super-long ponytail by creating a ballerina-style topknot with the top half of your hair.
A cute, full style that gives you a fun silhouette, this ballerina topknot is perfect for date night, the office, or even working out.
The twists and turns of Hailee Steinfeld's double knot are truly a work of art — one that needs to be held in place with pins, spray wax and lots of hairspray.
Instead of wearing a headband the traditional way, Mary J. Blige opted to wear a sparkly one around the base of her big, teased bun, creating a super-glam look.
A slicked-down middle part and super-smooth strands is a highly modern, polished take on the classic chignon.
Add a vintage, Gatsby-esque touch to a standard low chignon by tucking it into a pretty headband. Keep your makeup simple for the evening to avoid overpowering your look.
What you'll need: crystal headband ($10, )
Channel your inner royal with this gorgeous, Kate Middleton-approved knot that rests at the base of the neck.
Add a subtle dash of flair to any updo with a cute ribbon.
What you'll need: ribbon headband ($8 for a set of 10, )
Got bangs? For a funky updo with a cool shape, style your bangs to go in an arc above your forehead, then pull the rest into a bun.
Want to add a little Southern glamour to your outfit? Try Carrie Underwood's low braided style. Wear a pair of your sparkliest earrings since you'll be showing off your ears.
Keke Palmer's cute messy bun offers a playful style that works for both low-key and semi-formal occasions.
Want to make a big statement with huge hair? Try Tina Fey's complex, voluminous updo.
Be as red carpet ready as Octavia Spencer herself with this low, polished chignon. With the perfect side part and dazzling earrings, it's a look fit for any black tie event.
How cool is Jennifer Lopez's woven updo? The only stipulation: This look is one that could easily go from gorgeous to ghastly. If you want a style this complex, talk to a pro first.
For a look that's both work- and evening-appropriate, try Cate Blanchett's pretty French twist.
Tip: If you want to keep a look like Charlize Theron's in place all night, keep a travel-size hairspray in your clutch.
This pretty, feminine hairdo works perfectly with the pale pink gown Chloe Sevigny is wearing. Pick this style for occasions when you want to feel like a prima ballerina.
Go big and glamorous with Beyonce's full, high bun surrounded by a gorgeous thin braid. Finish the look with a pair of chandelier earrings.