Tips to Prom 2010

As the school year nears its end, our juniors and seniors must be fussing about the long awaited prom. Here are some pointers to guide you in what to wear and how to wear it.

Browse the Net: To this day, you can find almost everything you need in the internet. If you do not have any idea on how you want your prom dress to look like, just google it. Once you click on search, you'll find tons of options. Do not get overwhelmed on how many styles and types of dresses there are. Some sites have options to narrow you search down to a particular cut or style like halter, A-line, short dresses, etc.

Showing Skin: The general rule is summer-winter, winter summer. It means that if you're showing skin on the top half of you body you should be covered on your lower half and vice versa. Too much skin will make you look inappropriate and distasteful. A backless dress would look more elegant if it is a long dress. While short dresses should have a simpler top that does not reveal too much cleavage or back.

Accessorize: A set diamond stud earrings, necklace and bracelet would generally be enough if you already have a detailed dress to wear. Chunkier accessories may be acceptable if your dress is too plain. And smile. This is one classic accessory you shouldn't go without. I bet any dress will look perfect if you wear it with a smile.

For the shoes, strappy heels are in and it makes your feet look sexy and your legs lean. But for those with height issues, avoid shoes with ankle strap if you want to create an illusion of long legs. If you're having problems what color to pick, just remember that it does not have to match the color of the dress. Silver or black strappy shoes will go with anything.

The Right Hair and Make Up: Consult with your hair stylist what would look best for you considering the dress you'll wear. Make sure the stylist have a clear idea of your dress or better yet, bring it with you so he/she could see. During consultation, do not be afraid to say how you want to look. Your stylist may be the expert but it is important that you are comfortable with how you look.

Always Go For Elegance But Not Matron-Ish: Vintage meet modern would a great theme for today youth. Check out online fashion article to update yourself on what hot this year and add your own twist to show your personality.

And when you finally arrived to your prom, just enjoy! After all, this is a once in a lifetime moment.