Summer is one of the greatest seasons. You get to wear shorts and crop tops, the days are longer and the nights warmer. But let’s face reality, summer can get extremely hot. So, you probably want to keep your hair out of your face and as far your neck.
With lovely hair accessories, you can do this with absolute style. No need to go for a classic ponytail only. With proper hair accessorizing and the right hairstyles you’ll stay pretty cool. And if you’re super brave, having your hair down for one night won’t be so scary. Here are 7 easy and cute hairstyles perfect for summer.
There probably was never a time better than now for cool bobby pins. In the past women usually wore them discreetly. They were used to secure your hairstyle and were usually in neutral colors. But today, bobby pins have taken over the hair scene!
There was actually a brief time in the late ‘90s when bobby pins were kind of cool, but today almost every fashion influencer wears them with pride. From colorful metal bobby pins to rhinestone beauties you can find them in almost every style. Crisscross them in a cool pattern and pin back your hair for the ultimate summer look.
Messy Top Knot
This hairstyle has been the epitome of the cool next girl for years now. College girls love it, high school girls love it, sporty girls love it, heck every girl loves this hairstyle! It’s absolutely effortless and takes you only a few seconds to make it.
This hairstyle is mostly suitable from medium to long hair. The process is simple. You make a high ponytail, secure it with a hair tie and tease it with a comb for extra volume.
But don’t make it too tight otherwise you’ll get a perfect ballerina type top knot. Once you’ve done that, twist your hair around your wrap your hair around the hair tie. Secure it with bobby pins or another hair tie and that’s it.
If your hair is naturally straight or wavy, this hairstyle will be a breath of fresh air for you. And there’s not a better time to experiment a little with your hair than during summer. So how do you make a pineapple ponytail?
For this look, you’ll need to spare a few extra minutes because you’ll need to curl your hair first. Now you can make your curls the day before with some overnight methods or you can simply use a curling iron.
But if you want your hair to be extra curly using a curling iron will give you the best results, especially if you have straight hair. Now that your curls are done, the only thing left to do is make a high ponytail, and voila you have a pineapple ponytail!
Pigtails are such a classic childish sweet summer look. They are super cute and look absolutely adorable on almost every girl. If you long for those innocent days then maybe making some bubble pigtails will bring those childhood memories.
This hairstyle is great from middle to long hair, but girls with longer hair will get a better bubble effect. The process is pretty simple. You divide your hair in the middle and bring the sections in front of your shoulders.
To add the bubbles, space tiny elastics down the tails in equal distances. Once you’ve done that tug the hair to get that extra bubbly effect. Top this look off with a bing summer hat and you are ready for the beach.
Bandanas are such a great creation! You can accessorize them in almost any way. You can put it around your neck, wear it as a cool bracelet, accessorize your handbags’ handles and even accessorize your hair with it.
If you are bored with your same old half-up bun, spice it up a little with a cute bandana. Make your half-up bun in the way you normally do and when you are finished with making it, wrap your cute floral bandana around your hair tie and that’s that. You’ll get a beautiful and romantic summer look in a jiffy.
Braids are one of the most worn hairstyles in the world! There are infinite possibilities when it comes to making braids. You’ve got your simple 3 strand braid, french braid, dutch braid, fishtail braid, reverse braid… The list can go on forever. So, when it comes to making braids you can either go for the classic 3 strand braid or try something new and see it fits you.
If you’re not particularly handy when it comes to making braids, you can always ask a friend to help you out. But if it’s a last-minute change of plans and you want something to do with your hair, you can go for a simple waterfall braid.
You take small sections of your hair in the front and braid them separately. Once you’ve done that take each section and pull them on the back of your hair. Secure them with a hair tie or some bobby pins and you have yourself a cute and easy hairstyle.
Nothing says summer like timeless beach waves! This is probably the most effortless and one of the most beautiful hairstyles on this list. It’s classy, looks great on every woman and it takes literally a minute to make them. If you have trouble curling your hair we recommend you use a curling iron for this look.
Otherwise, you can achieve this look with a plastic bottle spray, coconut oil, water and some sea salt. You mix warm water a tablespoon of sea salt, then you shake it generously for the salt to dissolve.
Once you’ve done that add the coconut oil for that beautiful beach smell and to protect your hair. Spray it on your damp hair and voila you’ve got yourself those beautiful beach waves!