New Year’s Eve is kind of like prom. It’s exciting, marks an end to an ‘era‘, and you have to look your best. To help you achieve that, here is a great New Years Eve hair idea from celebrity hairstylist (and inventor of the BEACHWAVER) Sarah Potempa.


You may have seen Jamie Chung sporting the do Sarah created a few months ago.

New Years Eve Hairstyle Idea

This is a simple hair style which makes it perfect for New Year’s Eve. This way you have plenty of time for makeup and wardrobe changes! Here’s some step by step directions to recreate Jamie’s look.

1) Create a center part.

unnamed (3)2) Curl hair by sectioning with the SARAHPOTEMPA Darby Clips and curling with the SARAHPOTEMPA BEACHWAVER S1 (all available at SarahPotempa.com, Ulta.com and Target.com).

3) Braid two small braids on the left, and then right behind your ears.

4) Wrap the braids over the hair and secure with bobby pins and add an accessory.

5) Spray with Aussie’s Aussome Volume Hairspray for texture (available at Aussie.com).