Old Hollywood Glamour – Retro Hairstyles

Get yourself some old Hollywood glamour with these easy retro hairstyles. These updos with bandanas bring vintage glamour to everyday!

These rockabilly inspired retro ‘dos would also work for evening or prom – just choose a more formal bandana, a fascinator, or something with sparkle.

These vintage hairstyles are always in style so check out these pictures.

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If you have longish hair or even long bangs, style hair into this sleek, high volume poof that keeps hair perfectly in place while looking great. The colorful patterned bandana is a fun accessory that can be dressed up or down. Try this look different styles of vintage bangs too!


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Another glamorous retro updo, this version has a smaller poof at the front and more height at the back. This is great for long hair, curly hair, and wavy hair. For a truly retro bandana, wear a cute polka dotted version.

Keep reading to see how it’s done.

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At the back, this updo is dramatically tousled. Use some backcombing, teasing, and bobby pins to achieve the height and secure loose ends. The bandana is the final touch. You can wear it rolled, like above, or rockabilly (aka Rosie the Riveter) style.

It would also be great with a headband, tiara, or feathered accessory.