One of the most frustrating things about the summer time is finding hairstyles that will accommodate the sizzling temperatures. There is nothing worse than getting your hair done and having it poof up on you. We know you understand, Vixens!
It takes some practice and experimenting to find out what works best for your hair during the warmer months but trust us, it’s worth it. To spare you some pain, we’ve rounded up a list of fuss-free hairstyles that won’t look like a hot mess by the end of the day. Head to the next page to see them.
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1. Natural weaves
It sounds like an oxymoron doesn’t it? With the number of natural-haired women on the rise, it is no wonder that afro weaves are growing in popularity. Whether your hair is kinky, coily, curly or wavy, try a natural hair weave as a protective style this summer. Your scalp will be happy you did.
2. Beach Waves
Maintaining a flat ironed or blown out style can be rough when it’s humid out. Instead, opt for soft beach waves. They’re simple, easy to create and care-free. Plus you won’t have to keep putting your hot tools in your hair.
3. Twisted Bun
Twisted buns make life easier in the summer. They take your hair off your back and, best of all, frame your face. Standard buns in general can look a bit librarian-esque at times, so this is definitely a cute alternative.
Cornrows take us way back to a simpler time. Queen Bey is never afraid to do it old-school with her vintage braided looks. Head to your local African braiders (or heck, your mom’s house) and put some braids in your hair. You can even get designs if you’re feeling daring.