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Summer weather can be tricky to predict, but we guarantee that these hairstyles will look amazing, rain or shine. Whether you’re looking for a hairstyle that looks as chic at the office as it does at the beach or you just want an easy ‘do for the weekend, click through for 31 perfect summer hairstyles we spotted on our Lucky Community members and favorite street style stars.
Prolong a blowout or bring yesterday’s style back to life with a volumizing dry shampoo. Then pin back one side to keep your neck cool.
A swirly bun at the crown of your head keeps your hair off your neck and shows off your pretty summer highlights. Use a smoothing balm like Living Proof Perfect Hair Day 5-in-1 Styling Treatment to give it extra glossiness.
After getting hair super-soft and glossy with Dove’s Pure Care Dry Oil, take a small section on each side, twist once and secure with two bobby pins—so girly and fun!
After using a volumizing shampoo and blow drying, toss your hair up in an ultra-high ponytail for a look that’s bouncy and playful.
A silky bow headband in neutral colors is a fresh take on an ’80s trend. Give kinky curls some definition with Garnier Curl Sculpting Cream.
Crisscross two braided pigtails at the nape of the neck to fake a fancy updo that'll also keep your hair from getting wet in the pool. All you need is a few strategically placed bobby pins and a really good hairspray, like L'Oréal Elnett.
Make a retro bouffant and red lipstick pairing look more modern with a thin black headband. Spray an anti-humidity hairspray all over to make sure it stays in place.
A clear elastic looks way more chic than the same ol’ hair tie you wear to the gym—and it helps a wavy, sideswept pony stay put. Try the look after spritzing on flexible wave spray.
Prep hair with a style extender before curling with a large-barrel iron. Tie it back into a ponytail with a chic black ribbon to show off a backless outfit in a cute but sophisticated way.
Rub a bit of pomade onto dry hair and braid a small section on each side of your head. Tie it back together into a gorgeous half-updo.
Work in this curly hair mousse post-shower and twist hair into two little buns before heading to bed—you’ll wake up with pretty, enviable waves.
A milkmaid braid looks even cooler with a few flyaways, which makes for a perfect poolside style. Rub a texturizing gel into dry hair to add extra hold.
Whether you have a naturally curly hair or you use a curl-inducing spray to get the look, clipping your hair half-up flatters practically any face shape and keeps short layers out of the way.
If you’ve religiously been parting your hair on one side for years, a simple center part could be all it takes to change up your look. Make it even more dramatic by applying a straightening serum and slicking the sides back behind your ears.
A messy, textured pony with a few face-framing pieces looks anything but boring. Wella Ocean Spritz Beach Texture Spray encourages your hair’s natural wave—plus, it smells gorgeous!
A thick, simple side braid is great when you're pressed for time. Spritz on Bumble & Bumble’s Thickening Spray to make hair look amazingly full before braiding.
Embrace a ‘90s-inspired Lorde flip and beachy waves with a sea salt spray.
Sprinkle a little bit of dry hair powder onto your roots, then throw on a baseball cap for a great lazy Saturday look—there’s nothing that masks unwashed second-day hair better.
Attending a gazillion weddings this summer? This earthy braided updo looks stunning whether you’re a bridesmaid or a guest. For an easy way to copy the look, create two braids on each side, pin them up and mist hair with a dry oil for a shimmery finish. Then use bobby pins to weave a few green leaves into the back of the style.
A little side braid pinned back into the rest of your updo is great for sticky days when you’re tired of your bangs getting in your eyes. Spray on a lightweight dry shampoo to get rid of oily roots before you begin styling.
Add tons of shine and pieciness to a short hairstyle with a luminizing mist, then top it off with a colorful bandana or scarf.
A no-fuss low ponytail looks effortless but still polished with loose, face-framing pieces. Apply a couple pumps of smoothing hair oil to your palms and run it through the end of the ponytail to keep it sleek.
Go for a straight style that’ll last all day by applying a heat-activated primer before you flat iron.
A flower crown can make for a cute weekend look as long as you keep it subtle and monochromatic. Consider a frizz-fighting shampoo like Pantene Nature Fusion so your strands don’t get caught in your pretty hair accessory.
Perfect summer combo: beachy waves and a fishtail braid. Make it rainy weather-proof with an anti-humidity spray, like Oribe Impermeable.
Embrace the wet hair look after a workout à la Taylor Swift by drenching hair with a glossy oil like Kiehl’s Deeply Restorative Smoothing Hair Oil Concentrate.
For this polished, slicked-back ballerina bun, run a dime-size amount of Tresemme Ultra Firm Control Gel on towel-dried hair and brush hair back into a ponytail. Twist hair into a bun and secure with bobby pins or try these super easy-to-use Goody Spin Pins.
Don’t underestimate the power of a simple fishtail braid brushed to the side—the messier, the better! Pull out random sections to make it look playful and use a strong-hold hair wax to keep it in place.
Load up your hair with frizz-fighting serum and create a basic French braid. Tuck the ponytail underneath and secure with bobby pins to create an updo in seconds.
For humidity-proof curls like these, apply Ouidad’s defining curl styling cream before styling to prevent hair from absorbing moisture in the air.
A twisty side bun looks great with or without a summery fedora. Give hair a grippable texture with a heat-protecting wave spray.