School dances are a ton of fun! Whether you’re headed off to your first school dance
or planning for prom, make sure you use this checklist to fully prepare and make
this one dance you won’t forget!
6 Weeks Before Dance
___ Start planning the night with your friends. Even ask mom or dad if they have
any specifics to include in your planning. Decide on whether or not you want to
go with a date or team up with friends and go as a
group. Either way will be a total blast.
___ Find your dress! Ask your friends or mom to join you on your
___ Plan out your hairdo. Experiment with your cut and style.
4 Weeks Before Dance Checklist
___Plan your meal. If you’re planning on going to dinner with your friends before
the dance, look into making reservations or if you plan to eat at home, look into
some healthy options for the big night.
___ Make sure you have a ride to and from the dance planned out.
___ If you plan to get your hair, nails or makeup done by a professional, start
making appointments now.
___ Pick out the dress. Go ahead and try it on and make sure it fits! You may need
to get alterations, which can also take a few weeks.
___ Break in your shoes — wear them around the house if you have to. The last thing
you want to worry about is uncomfortable shoes!
2 Weeks Before Dance Checklist
___ Confirm plans with friends for before and after the dance.
___ If you’re going with a date, consider ordering a boutonniere.
Night Before Dance checklist
___ Be prepared for anything that might come up by packing a dance emergency kit.
BeingGirl suggests keeping the following stuff on hand, for you to use or to help
out a friend in need:
Gum or mints
Travel size deodorant
Always Radiant Ultra Thin Liners
Tampax Compak tampons
Non-powdered oil-absorbing wipes/sheets
Bandages for any blisters from shoes
___ Get a good night's sleep. We know the day of the dance is exciting, but you
want to look refreshed and have lots of energy!
Dance Day Checklist
___ If you ordered a boutonniere for your date, be sure it pick up.
___ Go to hair, nails or makeup appointments. Wear a button-up shirt for your hair
appointment so it will be easy to take off with your special ’do.
___ Smell good all night with the anytime, anywhere Secret Scent Expressions Body
Spray. Be sure to wear Secret Scent Expressions Clear Gel deodorant to avoid having
white marks ruin that perfect dress.
___ Remember to bring your emergency kit, money and your camera!
___ Have lots of fun and take lots of pictures!