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The best summer hairstyles 2018

Check out our definitive list of the ultimate summer 2018 styles

This summer has seen some of the most beautiful stylings of the year.

From royal weddings to festivals, gorgeous sunshine and surprising soaring temperatures; summer 2018 has certainly been a blast. Firm seasonal favourites such as braids and waves have made repeat performances this year; but updated with trendy festival adornements or twisted back into gorgeous updos.

We’ve rounded up some our favourite looks from the season that are so simple and timeless, we reckon you can rock them throughout the year!

TEXTURED WAVES

Nothing says summer like lazy days at the beach. Take inspiration from the surf with laidback textured waves. Easy summer hairstyles are all about being relaxed and this style embodies that vibe. 

ACCENT BRAID

A chunky accent braid can keep you looking fresh-faced even when the heat is on. A go-to for garden parties and festivals alike, this enviable summer hairstyle is surprisingly easy to achieve with the right styling know-how.

DUTCH BRAIDS

Summer hairstyles are all about being relaxed, effortless and ready for the heat. Dutch braids can do all of that and more. Combat frizz and humidity with this breezy updo and achieve enviable results in just a few simple steps.

HALO BRAID

Step up your summer styling with a beautiful halo braid. It’ll create a gorgeous ethereal look, even if the sun isn’t shining. This hot summer hairstyle doubles as a maintainable hairdo that fights the frizz and keeps you looking effortlessly cool.

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TOUSLED TOP KNOT

Stay serene in the summer sun and opt for an easy topknot. There’s no look that achieves effortless styling quite like the simplicity of this tousled updo. A classic look for the beach, relaxing by the pool, or an alfresco brunch; add in some adornment to take this look from day to night.


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