School Dance Checklist: Tips for the Perfect Night
School dances are a ton of fun! Whether youâ€™re headed off
to your first school dance or planning for prom, make sure you use this checklist
to fully prep yourself for an unforgettable night!
6 Weeks Before Dance Checklist
___ 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 search.
___ Plan out your hairstyle. Experiment
with your cut and style.
4 Weeks Before Dance Checklist
___Plan your meal. If youâ€™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 plan out a ride to and from the dance.
___ If you plan to get your hair, nails
or makeup done by a professional, start making appointments now.
___ Try on your dress and make sure it fits! You may need
to get alterations, which can also take a few weeks.
___ Break in your shoes â€” 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 youâ€™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. We suggest keeping the following stuff on hand for you to
use or help out a friend in need:
___ 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
___ Go to your hair, nails or makeup appointments. Wear a
button-up shirt for your hair appointment so it will be easy to take off without
messing up your look.
___ 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
___ Have lots of fun and take lots of pictures!
Check out BeingGirl.com for a fun helpful prom checklist from teen girls.