Prerna Khullar
Prerna Khullar

The wedding bells have rung and its finally the time to start bookmarking all the planning details that you wish for your big day. The first of the wedding functions, that is engagement, is a grand celebration where you would want to look your best. If you are getting engaged anytime soon and searching for that perfect hairstyle for your big day, we have exactly what you need. It’s tough to find South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement and so, we bring to you 6 hairstyles that are stylish, chic and absolutely beautiful.

No matter if you have long tassels or short, we have curated a list of beautiful South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement that will flawlessly maintain your mane. Check them out.

1.  Side Braid And Puff With A Curled Hair Tie

Prerna Khullar
Prerna Khullar

Face Cut It’ll Suit: If you have a long face with fuller cheekbones, this South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement is perfectly suited for you. It’ll accentuate your facial features and you are going to look like a dream.

Engagement Dress: It’ll look great if you are wearing an Indian outfit for your engagement. Most South Indian brides wear a Saree and believe us this hairstyle is one of the best South Indian Bridal hairstyles for engagement.

Overall Bridal Look: Teamed perfectly with the right kind of jewellery and makeup, this hairstyle is sure to win hearts. Since South Indian brides don’t wear Passa, you can go for statement earring instead.

Comfort Over Style: As you can see in this South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement, the hair loosely braided at the top with a half-updo towards the end. It’s indeed stylish as well as comfortable.

Prerna Khullar
Prerna Khullar

Draw inspiration from this bride, how she has styled her South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement. Wear a Kundan choker necklace set with soft makeup that matches the theme of your overall bridal attire and you will be ready to begin a happy journey of your life.

2. High Bun With Multi-Layered Wrap Around Braids

Jasmine Beauty Care
Jasmine Beauty Care

Face Cut It’ll Suit: If you have a heart face cut, this high bun is just the right choice for you. Anyone with a slender body type can nail this look as well. It’s neat and it’ll make you look super chic.

Engagement Dress: Traditionally, South Indian brides don’t wear western outfits but if you want to do something unique and go for an evening gown, this hairstyle will definitely steal the show. Not only with western dresses, but a mellowed down version of this hairstyle will look great with a bridal saree too.

Overall Bridal Look: Whenever you go for a high bun, the kind of jewellery you wear with it makes or breaks the look. So make sure you either wear heavy earrings with your outfit and a light neckpiece or vice versa with this South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement.  

Comfort Over Style: High buns are slightly tedious to maintain. In this hairstyle, the puff and the loose flicks help you strain slightly lesser than other high bun hairstyles.

Jasmine Beauty Care
Jasmine Beauty Care

This South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement is so pretty that it will instantly make you feel like the princess that you are. It would be perfect for any wedding festivities of yours where you would be wearing jewellery and attire which you want to keep in the main focus. Dramatic smokey eye makeup surely accentuates the beautiful mane of this bride which is then completed with dewy makeup. 

3. Sleek Wavy Layers With Front Braid & Flicks

Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist
Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist

Face Cut It’ll Suit: This South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement will suit you if you have a round shaped face. It’ll highlight your neckline and believe us, you’re going to look like a princess.

Engagement Dress: This south Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement is perfectly suited for an Indian outfit, especially a Lehenga or anything with a broad or boat-like neckline blouse. If you wear a pastel coloured outfit, it’ll look even better because you will have flowers in your hair.

Overall Bridal Look: The key in this south Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement is to look classy and not overdo your entire bridal look. Pair this hairstyle with minimal jewellery, since you have flowers in your hair and go for nude or pastel makeup.

Comfort Over Style: This is one of the most comfortable hairstyles, ever. Your hair is open and there are hardly any hairpins bothering you, unlike other hairstyles.

Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist
Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist

Be it your Engagement or Mehndi ceremony, this super chic Bohemian South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement will surely make the heads turn as you walk down. The floral tiara matches the colour of the flowers embroidered on the bride's attire. The soft waves enhance the gorgeous makeup that she is flaunting.

4. Short Hair Don’t Care Waves

Prerna Khullar
Prerna Khullar

Face Cut It’ll Suit: While mostly South Indian brides go for waist length braids, it’s almost never people consider short-haired brides when it comes to South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement. This one will suit you if you have a long face with sharp, edgy features and a high cheekbone.

Engagement Dress: Whether it’s an Indian outfit or a western outfit, this hairstyle will do justice to both kinds of dresses. All you need to do is pick your favourite and get ready to rock this look.

Overall Bridal Look: A heavy embellished statement Maang tikka will accentuate your overall look. You can wear a nose pin along with it and go for smokey eyes with nude lips.

Comfort Over Style: Since your hair is open in this hairstyle, it’s extremely comfortable yet stylish.

Prerna Khullar
Prerna Khullar

A perfect South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement in summer, it will give your hair volume and bounce to take on the world.

5. Puffy Textured Top With Layers Of Messy Braids

Jasmine Beauty Care
Jasmine Beauty Care

Face Cut It’ll Suit: This hairstyle is perfect for the long, square-shaped face. If your body type is petite, this hairstyle will make you look tall as well.

Engagement Dress: Whether you’re wearing a Saree or a Lehenga, this hairstyle will definitely turn heads. You’ll look gorgeous if you team it unicorn colours because as you can see, this hairstyle is dreamy.    

Overall Bridal Look: Since this hairstyle is extravagant, try and go for minimal makeup. For jewellery, wear studded earrings with a statement necklace to complete your look. Make sure you don’t go overboard with your makeup or your jewellery.

Comfort Over Style: This South Indian hairstyle for engagement is not too easy to carry. It’s stylish but it might get a little tough to deal with if you have a lot of dancing or moving around to do.

Jasmine Beauty Care
Jasmine Beauty Care

This glorious South Indian Bridal Hairstyle for Engagement brings back the princess vibes right from the Jasmine of Alladin. The soft curls on this bride are enhanced further with hair accessories. 

6. The Peacock Feather Hair Bun

Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist
Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist

Face Cut It’ll Suit: If you have an oval shaped face, ask your hairstylist for this hairstyle. It’ll bring attention to your facial features and make you look stunning.  

Engagement Dress: A western evening gown will look perfect with this look. Though, you can wear it with an Indian outfit too. Maybe go for a dress which doesn’t require you to cover your neckline as this hairstyle accentuates that area.

Overall Bridal Look: Pair it with the right kinda hair accessories. A side-crown will complement this hairstyle. Avoid wearing a necklace and go for long, dangling earrings for this look. Go for heavy eye makeup and light-toned lipstick.

Comfort Over Style: Well, if you don’t have voluminous hair, a fake bun might hinder your comfort. But because it’s a low bun, it’s comparatively easy to carry all night long if we talk about other bun hairstyles.

Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist
Aarushi Oswal - Make-up Artist

Choose or mix-match a hairstyle from this list for your engagement. We are sure you will look gorgeous as ever. Till then, stay tuned for more such hairstyle inspiration. Now that we have given you a rundown of some of the most stunning South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement looks, we hope you are feeling more than ready to choose one for not just your wedding day but all of your pre-wedding and post-wedding festivities. If you want your South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement to look even more beautiful then we would suggest then you add some bespoke hair accessories to add a little bit of much-required bling. 

Also, don’t forget to tell us which one is your favourite out of these South Indian bridal hairstyle for engagement in the comment section below.