As we enter the spring season, thoughts drift to Prom night and other special occasions. The trouble is, classic updos –– the staple style for a glamorous event for decades –– now feel too formal and old-fashioned and forced. But you can’t put on a fancy gown and pair it with beach waves (or can you?), so what’s a girl to do? This style, sported by saucy actress Elizabeth Banks, is an elegant choice. It keeps hair off the face, neck and shoulders, so you can expose your delicate, feminine frame, and has an asymmetrical short to long effect that is perfect for framing the face softly and beautifully. Learn to create this look in the notes.