7 Cool Hairstyles for the Hottest Summer Days

Group poll: How many of you blow-dry your hair during the summer? For those of you who said “me” without hesitation, we have one question for you: Do you have superpowers? Because anyone who can withstand the forceful heat of a blow-dryer on a 90-degree day is a hero in our book. If you’re like the rest of us and can’t stand the feeling of sweat beads on the nape of your neck, check out these seven hairstyles that require no heat tools.

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Pinned Dutch Braids

An effortless hairstyle that will stay intact from morning ’til night. Humidity who?

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Wispy Messy Bun

For the days when you have zero time in the morning, throw your hair into a bun and pull out some pieces to create that wispy effect.

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Rope Ponytail

Elevate your look in less than five minutes with this modern twisted ponytail.

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French Braided Bun

Two styles are better than one, right? The multiple sections will allow air to hit your scalp (instantly cooling), while the ease of a topknot keeps your strands off your neck.

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Side-swept Single Braid

Ideal for ladies with extra-long hair, this classic hairstyle is fit for any occasion. Might we suggest threading a ribbon through or adding some braid hoops?

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Boxer Braids

No matter what the temperature is, these guys will not budge. That after-work CrossFit session ain’t got nothin’ on you.

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Braided Half Bun

And just in case you don’t always want to wear your hair up, try a half-bun style. We love the extra oomph from the sectioned braids.