There are abundance of formal hair styles designed for specific hair types and face shape. To choose the right hairstyle that suits the hair type, hair length, facial structure, facial features as well as the attire can be a big chore. Any hairstyle whether it is short or long, curly or straight can become a formal hairstyle. Short formal hairstyles suit the best on people with longer or heart shape faces. Long formal hairstyles also include structured curls, loose waves, loose ringlets or modern updos. Formal updo hairstyles, gorgeous and frumpy, are the biggest formal fashion today that adds appeal to the formal dresses and the occasion as well. Double buns, low pony tails, high pony tails and low chignon are few of the other formal hairstyles for long hair.