No expensive blowout needed!
Figuring out your summer style can be easy in some ways. Comfy sandals? Yes, please! Cute beach cover-ups? Sign us up. Bronzey, glowing skin? There’s are natural-looking self-tanners for that. But there’s always one tricky part about dealing with all that heat and humidity: hair.
Some people are blessed to have naturally textured hair that looks effortlessly beachy and beautifully undone year-round. But if you’re one of those people that gives up midday and opts for a ponytail, bun, or hat, we’re here to help you out.
You don’t need to go for a dip in the ocean to create those coveted saltwater waves. Whether your tool of choice is a curling wand, flat iron, or blow dryer, you can re-create that look right at home. The best part? You may not have to use any heat on your hair at all. We rounded up tutorials for women of all hair types—long, short, straight, and tightly coiled—that give you step-by-step tips on how to get beachy waves all summer long in less than 10 minutes.