Maternity Hair Styles | Tips and Tricks

Maternity Sessions-Miette Photography- Jayme Okerblom

Ladies, let’s talk hair! Prepping for a session, or anything of importance, we all have our checklist of things to go through. Outfit, makeup and hair are our usual top three.  Especially with a maternity session, I get a ton of questions about how clients should style their hair.

Maternity Sessions-Miette Photography- Jayme OkerblomYour look is really determined by the overall vibe you’d like to have in your session, but I do have one major tip I always recommend for maternity sessions: versatility

During a maternity session, we will go between settings, play around and have several outfit changes. That is why I will always recommend doing your hair in a way that can start down, then easily be taken up and still look good for a whole different look.

A pregnant woman in a white tee-shirt kneels next to a window. | Sexy Maternity Photos | Miette PhotographySometimes we will want a sleek straight look or some long loose curls. But a fun messy ponytail lends a sweet, playful vibe to the images that works well with several looks.
Maternity Sessions- Miette Photography- Jayme Okerblom

During a Maternity Session where we want to do some sexier or even semi-nude shots, I will always start with the more put-together and clean-cut looks – typically straight or wavy hair down and neat. This pairs well with the shots with the husband/partner.

Then we can move to more revealing shots, and that is when we would get that fun, tousled look that also lends a more casual air.

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You can even do a flower crown or headpiece that you can take on and off during your session.

 

Silhouette of a pregnant woman standing in front of a brightly lit window. | Maternity Photography | Dallas, Austin | Miette Photography
If you plan on getting your hair done professionally, chat with your hairdresser before your session or do a trial run, and they should know exactly what to do to make sure you feel confident and look incredible with both a versatile hairstyle.

If you want to learn more about maternity photography that empowers you to feel your most beautiful and gives you heirloom-quality images, call me at 214-864-5787 or contact me via my website. You can also look over my investment page for more information regarding pricing.

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