• January Jones January's shoulder-skimming hairstyle is the perfect length for beachy waves. Read more: Top 15 Curly Hairstyles
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  • Julianne Hough The simplest way to get this piecey texture is by blow drying hair rough and adding texturizing spray and a dab of pomade. Pop in some braids like Julianne for added texture.    
  • Alexa Chung Switch directions with your curling iron and vary the width of curled sections to get waves that aren’t too perfect, like Alexa's
  • Kerry Washington For a softer version, brush out bouncy waves with a brush. Read more: 15 Shoulder-Length Hairstyles
  • Kiernan Shipka A half-up hairstyle is particularly flattering when combined with waves. To get this crimped look, wear loose braids to bed the night before.
  • Nina Dobrev Dress up bouncy messy waves with a side part.
  • Olivia Wilde We love how the actress adds character to her long hair with piecey, roughed up texture. Finish ends with a bit of pomade to get a similar look.
  • Rosario Dawson A long bob can be made even better with waves.
  • Lily Collins Use a texturizing spray to get chunky waves, like Lily's.
  • Kate Hudson Waves can be just as alluring when they're brushed out and soft.
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10 Gorgeous Wavy Hairstyles

10 Gorgeous Wavy Hairstyles

Forget the crunchy barrel curls; the texture we're loving now is soft, loose and sophisticated.

Not only are we ready for warm weather, but we’re ready for everything that comes with it: sunshine, beach days and wavy hair. Nothing says carefree like a wavy hairstyle, and these 10 looks are downright effortless.

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