• A bronzer with a pearly finish completes the "glowing beach goddess" effect. Pinned by Indian Makeup and Beauty Blog via Makeup and Beauty
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  • Straight hair types can achieve the beachy, tousled look with texturizing spray. Pinned by Simone Diederich
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  • These gorgeous salon waves have the perfect multidimensional highlights. Pinned by Cade Langsdon via Box No. 216
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  • Lush, beachy waves add a soft, understated vibe to a more dressed-up look. Pinned by Jojo via Ruffled
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  • Add glossy, non-greasy shine to lengths and ends with a drop of serum or oil, like bumble & bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil ($38, bumbleandbumble.com). Pinned by Bethany Ortiz
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  • An off-center part with long layers in the front gives a tousled, just-out-of-bed effect. Pinned by Renee Adams
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  • Add a polished touch after a day at the beach by twisting front sections toward the back of the head and pinning in place. Pinned by Amanda Shires
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  • For perfectly imperfect beachy waves every time, we love the Sarah Potempa Beachwaver ($199, sarahpotempa.com). Pinned by Gaby Burger via Pencil Shavings Studio
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  • Long, undone waves pair perfectly with ombré coloring. Pinned by Lauren Goudge
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  • Even if you can't make it to the beach, the Tahitian coconut oil in Alterna Bamboo Beach Ocean Waves ($20, alternahaircare.com) will impart the perfect touch of tropical fragrance while texturizing the hair. Pinned by Ehli Habibovic
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  • And if you can make it to the beach, be sure to protect your hair from UV damage with Kérastase Huile Céleste ($40, kerastase-usa.com). Pinned by Ashley Maitland via Shop Tone It Up
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  • Balayage highlights in wavy hair add to the beachy effect. Pinned by Pretty & Fun
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  • Naturally dark hair looks gorgeous with strategically placed caramel highlights. Pinned by Sam Sharp
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  • Super-long hair looks gorgeous in loose, soft waves. Pinned by Megan N. via BuzzFeed
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  • On fine hair, start with a volumizing texture powder like got2b Powder'ful Volumizing Styling Powder ($6.49, ulta.com) before using a curling iron. Pinned by Esmeralda Quezada
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Beach Waves Looks to Copy Now


Beach Waves Looks to Copy Now

Most hair types and textures can achieve this look.

Summer is prime time for beachy waves, but we dare say there doesn’t exist a season, nor occasion, for which soft, tousled hair isn’t appropriate. This summer and beyond, garner some inspiration from these 15 gorgeous beach wave looks.

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