Everyone’s rituals around getting ready for Thanksgiving are different. Some folks keep it super casual with just their immediate family, while for others it’s a whole to-do. Either way, why not liven up the holiday with a Thanksgiving hairstyle that’s perfect for you? Oddly, when you were born says a lot about your looks that are most fitting. Keep scrolling to find out how to wear your hair at the dinner table on Thursday, based on your zodiac sign!
Aries (March 21 – April 19): Stylish Updo
On-the-go Aries, we know you’re probably the one who’ll be bustling around in the kitchen all day! As the overachiever you are, you’re not about to let anyone else take credit for the magical stuffing your guests are about to devour. That said, you probably won’t have time to slave away with your hair tools. Throwing your hair in a simple yet stylish updo is the perfect way to look like you made a little effort, without a major time commitment.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Mild Waves and a Headband
Grounded, dependable Taurus, you’re all about the tried and true. Go with what you know and curl some light waves through your strands. Top it off with a simple headband for an easy look that still makes a statement.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Bubble Braid
As the sign that can’t make up its mind, bubble braids are perfect for our bubbly little Gem. Meet the braid and the ponytail in the middle with what else? Bubble braids! And, well, we hate to say it, but because you are known to be among the lazier signs, this is an extremely easy look that will elevate your overall ensemble!
Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Crown Braid
Delicate, gentle Cancer, you need a Thanksgiving hairstyle soft like your soul. Make quite the stylish statement with a beautiful crown braid. Curl the front pieces for a romantic look that’s sure to be a nice topic when politics overtakes the convo!
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22): Glamorous Accessories
Oh, Leo. The belle of the ball needs to stand out at the Thanksgiving table. Why talk politics and work when we can talk about you? As the most attention-seeking sign of the zodiac, what better way to ensure all eyes are glued to you than by way of next-level accessories?
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sep. 22): Half-Up Ponytail
Virgo, you’re among the least extravagant signs of the zodiac. You’re not super flashy—you’re much more simple. This is why a half-up ponytail is perfect for Thanksgiving dinner. Not only is it incredibly fuss-free, but it keeps the hair out of your face when you’re busy downing pumpkin pie! Just make sure no hair is out of place—a virgo never presents without perfection.
Libra (Sep. 23 – Oct. 22): A Luscious Blowout
Libra, the queen of all things fine and beautiful—of course there’s no better look for you than a fresh blowout. While known for your difficulty with decisiveness, you’re clear about one thing: Your hair must look on-point at Thanksgiving. Obviously there’s no better way to ensure that than by getting your strands styled professionally.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21): Hat Accessory
Ah, brooding, reserved Scorpio, take the attention off your personality at Thanksgiving dinner by easily accessorizing your look with a hat. Not only does it leave a little mystery to the rest of your appearance, but it saves you time getting all dolled up. The right hat jazzes up any old ensemble within seconds!
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21): Free-Flowing Hair
Sag, when it comes to your Thanksgiving hairstyle, aim for something free-flowing just like your personality! You’re a carefree spirit, and that should come through in your appearance. Grab a blow drier or simply just a brush (depending on your hair) and go au-naturel with your strands!
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19): Pin-Straight Hair
Ah, Capricorn, a queen of perfection. Opt for a pin-straight look ensuring that not a single strand is out of place. This will present you as the type-A individual you are. Now you can spend dinner characteristically judging everyone else’s looks while they admire yours!
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18): Feather Accessories
Quirky Aquarius, you’re all about self-expression and thinking outside of the box. Feather accessories, albeit a hot trend, give you a chance to show off your creativity and play up your funky side. Additionally, what hair accessory says fall more definitively than feathers?! Have some fun and get colorful.
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20): Mermaid Waves
There’s no hairstyle more fitting for our water sign than duh, mermaid waves! The soft elegance also fits the gentle personality of a Pisces perfectly. And who are we kidding? Mermaid waves are just pretty, period!
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