• Isla Fisher's side braid is the perfect hairstyle when the weather is being uncooperative. No matter how messy the style gets, it still looks chic and stays on trend. Add Oribe Aprs Beach Wave And Shine Spray ($35, Bluemercury.com) before braiding for that rough texture.

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  • Kim Kardashian takes her hot-weather hairstyle high volume. Not only is it super sexy, it transitions from a day at the beach to a black tie affair with a simple change of dress and some long lashes. To get that volume, add a root lifter, such as Matrix Total Results Wonder Booster ($16, Drugstore.com).

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  • While a high ponytail may seem a little boring, Chrissy Teigan proves adding long fringe bangs gives the vanilla hairstyle serious sex appeal. To recreate those super straight bangs, blow dry down with a round brush and apply a straightening cream, such as Marc Anthony Style Straight Instant Straightening Cream ($8.79, Soap.com).

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  • When the heat becomes absolutely unbearable, Scarlett Johansson's braided halo updo will keep hair completely off your neck and back.

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  • Bangs can sometimes be the first to go when the weather is hot and humid. Tuck them to the side and weave them into a small braid, like Jessica Chastain's, to keep them out of the way.

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  • Unlike a regular braid, the fishtail adds a little more detail, but it can still be worn for a casual and cute summer hairstyle. To do yourself, separate the hair into two sections. Grab a small piece of hair from the outside of one section and fold over to the other section. Repeat...a lot.

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  • Headed out with the girls for a night of dancing in a hot (literally) club? KeKe Palmer's side-swept, low braided ponytail is sexy, sultry and guaranteed to get attention. Use a shine serum, such as Nexxus Pro-Mend Smoothing Shine Serum ($12.99, Walgreens.com), at the roots to get that contrast with the texturized braid.

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  • Lea Michele's braided updo with long bangs is the perfect sophisticated hairstyle for a big event on a hot summer day.

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  • When it's too hot to have even one strand of hair touching your neck (you know those days--they're the worst), a hairstyle like Nicole Richie's messy top knot is exactly what you need.

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  • Waves are the perfect beachy hairstyle to wear during the summer. Push them to the side, like Erin Wasson, for added volume, and less heat on your neck. Add some Phyto Phytolaque Soie Light Hold Hair Spray ($21.99, Buy.com) to keep in place.

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10 Summer Hairstyles To Beat The Heat


10 Summer Hairstyles To Beat The Heat

Braids, twists, ponytails and bobs are our new ways to stay chic in the summer heat.

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