Check Out These Must Rock Smokin Hot Long Summer Hairstyles
 

As the mercury starts to rise and the humidity sets in this summer, having a cute hair is usually the least of our worries. Sick of the usual topknot? Try these seriously hot long summer hairstyles that will help keep you cool while looking tres chic this season!

Beachy Bliss

Beach waves are the easiest way to style your hair on days where it seems like the mercury can’t rise any higher.

Beachy Bliss Long Waves

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a medium hold mousse from roots to tips.
  2. Create large and small twists around head.
  3. Either let hair air dry or use a blow dryer with a diffuser to speed up the process.
  4. Gently run fingers through twists to break up.
  5. Work a beach spray, medium hold hairspray or gritty putty through mid lengths and ends.


Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Do you have barely (or non existent) there waves? Try adding mousse to damp hair, pull hair into a high bun and allow hair to dry. Once dry, take the bun out and enjoy your waves!

Boho Braids

Heading to a summer concert or festival? Try this casual style to keep you cool while you look hot dancing late into the night.

Boho Braids Long Free Look Boho Braids Long Free Look With Curls

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry curled hair, take a small section from the side and create a braid.
  2. Leaving the braid out, pull hair into a side ponytail.
  3. Gently pull various pieces loose from ponytail.
  4. Pull the braid across your forehead and secure into the ponytail.
  5. Mist hair with a medium hold hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

An Unexpected Braid

Have fine hair that goes limp when the humidity rises? Don’t despair; try adding an unexpected side braid to jazz up those sleek straight locks.

An Unexpected Braid Long Blonde Hair with a Braid

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, take a large section and create a simple braid.
  2. Secure braid with a clear elastic.
  3. Mist with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Full On Bangs

Made popular by the First Lady and many celebs, this trend has staying power!

Full On Bangs Long Curly Style

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a blow drying crème from mid lengths to ends.
  2. Blow dry hair using a large round brush and blow dry bangs using a small flat brush.
  3. Use a 1-inch curling iron to curl hair vertically.
  4. Gently run fingers through curls to break thrm up.
  5. Work a medium hold hairspray through mid lengths and ends.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all hair densities and all face shapes except round.

Styling Tip:

Use a flat brush to blow dry bangs and echo the movement that windshield wipers make to create smooth bangs with just the right amount of bend.

She’s a Spit Fire!

Zesty, fiery reds are perfect for summertime.

Long Super Dramatic Red Waves

How to Style:

  1. Start with dry hair.
  2. Using a large barreled curling iron, work vertically to create curls.
  3. Allow curls to cool.
  4. Mist hair with hairspray.
  5. Gently run fingers through twists to break up.
  6. Smooth side bangs and mist with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Don’t curl hair any higher than the tops of your ears to create loose curls that look effortless.

Take Me Out

This simple style looks like a topknot from the front, but is actually a stylish French twist from the back.

Take Me Out Formal Style Take Me Out Formal Style Back View

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, work in a texturizing crème or spray.
  2. Separate top hair from sides and back.
  3. Create three large sections in the back of head and  gently backcomb near roots.
  4. Gather back hair together into a ponytail and twist up towards crown.
  5. Secure ends with bobby pins.
  6. Take front section and backcomb slightly. Pull back and secure.
  7. Secure all loose pieces and mist with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Gentle Ombre

The ombre trend is still going strong, but it is gentler this time around. To keep on trend, stay with in one to two shades of your natural hair color and rock it with a natural, flowing hair texture.

Gentle Ombre Long Wavy Style

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, work a heat protectant from mid lengths to ends.
  2. Working in large sections, vertically wrap hair around a 1-inch curling iron.
  3. Unwind hair and allow to cool.
  4. Gently run fingers through hair to break up the curls.
  5. Mist hair with a flexible hold hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities. Work with your stylist to create the best ombre look for your hair texture, face shape and skin tone.

Naturally Curly

Summer is a great time to give your natural curls a rest and show off their beauty.

Naturally Curly Long Style

How to Style:

  1. Starting with wet hair, work a medium hold gel and argan oil into mid lengths and ends.
  2. Gently create twist curls into tubes.
  3. Either let hair air dry or use a blow dryer with a diffuser to speed up the process.
  4. Gently fluff curls to break up twists.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and curly hair types.

Styling Tip:

After stepping out of the shower, don’t dry hair with a towel. Instead, reach for an old cotton t-shirt to remove extra moisture. Apply product and then wrap your hair in the t-shirt to absorb extra moisture. You’ll be left with frizz-free curls for the day!

Braided Babe

As braids continue to dominate the hairstyling scene, this polished and modern side braid is perfect for evening cocktail parties or weddings.

Braided Babe Formal Style for Long Hair

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, work a texturizing product or dry shampoo from roots to tips.
  2. Backcomb crown and sides.
  3. Pull hair into a low side ponytail and begin a simple three-strand braid.
  4. Leave two to three inches out at the end and secure with a clear hair elastic.
  5. Wrap ends around the elastic and secure on the underside with a hair colored bobby pin.
  6. Gently tug strands from the braid and hair around crown to loosen the look.
  7. Mist with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Don’t worry about making the braid perfect. The beauty of this style is in the imperfections. Try making one section of the three-strand braid larger than the rest and one smaller than the rest.

Keep it Away From the Face!

During the summer there is nothing more annoying that having hair dangling in your face and eyes! Keep hair from sticking to your face with this gorgeously simple half-up style.

Off The Face Long Curly Style Off The Face Long Curly Style Back View

How to Style:

  1. Work a curl enhancing cream from roots to tips.
  2. Pull the front and sides back.
  3. Secure at crown with bobby pins or a barrette.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Don’t have curly hair? No worries, this style will look just a foxy on straight haired ladies.

Shine On

The hot summer sun can zap the shine from hair faster than you can get a mosquito bite. Fix fading and loss of shine with deep conditioning and glazing treatments.

Shine On Full Style with Straight Across Bangs

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a medium hold mousse from roots to tips.
  2. Blow dry using a large round brush or paddle brush.
  3. Use a curling wand to create loose curls and waves.
  4. Wrap hair vertically around the wand.
  5. Release and allow hair to cool.
  6. Gently run fingers through curls to break them up.
  7. Work a texturizing powder through mid lengths and ends.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Next time you’re at the salon, ask your stylist if a glossing (or glazing) treatment would be right for you. It helps refresh the tone of your hair and adds mega shine.

Summer Wedding Bells

The wedding bells may not be ringing for you (or maybe they are!), but I bet you have at least a few weddings to attend this summer. Try this style to feel put-together when you don’t feel like lingering around hot hairstyling tools for a minute longer.

Long Brunette Style with Flower Accessory Long Brunette Style with Flower Accessory View 2

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a humidity fighting blow dry crème from roots to tips.
  2. Blow dry hair with a medium or large round brush.
  3. Gently run a pomade through the ends to enhance definition.
  4. Affix a flower or hair clip to the opposite side of your part.
  5. Mist hair with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Primed and Polished

Just like curly girls, straight haired girls have their own set of problems when the humidity rises (hello, limp locks!). However, armed with the right products, gorgeous hair is just a few steps away.

Long Reddish Style for Straight Hair with Layers

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a medium hold mousse from roots to tips.
  2. Blow dry underneath layers with a paddle brush. Blow dry crown with a medium round brush.
  3. Using medium to large Velcro rollers, set crown and sides.
  4. Allow hair to cool.
  5. Mist with hairspray.
  6. Remove rollers and gently backcomb crown area.
  7. Smooth backcombed area and mist with hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

When temperatures are rising, don’t fight what you naturally have. If you have straight hair, don’t try to add curls. Chances are that they will only fall limp after a few hours. Instead, play up what you have naturally!

Date Night

On warm summer nights, it’s easy to just pull your hair into a ponytail and call it quits. But, to look extra sizzling, try adding a few curls and see where the night takes you.

Date Night Layered Long Look

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, work a texturizing spray or dry shampoo through the roots and ends.
  2. Using hot rollers, take large sections of hair and wind  them around the hot rollers. Secure and allow to cool.
  3. Continue working around your head until all hair is in rollers.
  4. Allow rollers to cool.
  5. Remove rollers and mist hair with hairspray.
  6. Gently rake fingers through hair to loosen.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

Styling Tip:

Don’t be afraid to leave hot rollers in for 20-30 minutes while you finish getting ready. The longer you leave them in, the better set your curls will be.

Dip Dye

A fun way for blondes to play around with the ombre look is by dip dying the ends. Play round with natural (browns or reds) or non-natural (pinks, purples or blues) colors.

Dip Dye Long Style with Contrast Dip Dye Long Style with Contrast Side View

How to Style:

  1. Apply a blow dry crème to mid lengths and ends.
  2. Blow dry hair with a large paddle brush
  3. Run a flat iron over the mid lengths and ends.
  4. Work a small amount of argan oil into ends.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities; work with your stylist to create the best dip dye look for your face shape, hair texture and density.

Straight Up The Center

A middle part is a great way to change up your look.

Straight Up The Center Wavy Long Look

How to Style:

  1. Starting with damp hair, work a volume enhancing mousse from roots to tips.
  2. Scrunch hair and diffuse.
  3. Spray hair from roots to tips with a texturizing spray.
  4. Mist hair with a hairspray.

 

Face Shape and Hair Density:

This style will work for all face shapes and hair densities.

California Blonde

Summer is the perfect time to play with lighter colored locks.

California Blonde Layered Long Lovely Style California Blonde Layered Long Lovely Style Side View

How to Style:

  1. Starting with dry hair, wrap hair around hot rollers.
  2. Alternate the direction of the rollers and continue around your head.
  3. At the fringe area, wrap hair away from face.
  4. Mist hair with hairspray.
  5. Allow rollers to cool.
  6. Remove rollers and finger comb through curls.

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Chloe-Anderson
By Chloe-Anderson 04/06/2017 21:19:00
 

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