As I frantically try to stay focused on dropping these last few (maybe several but who’s counting) pounds before summer, I’m also thinking about what to do with this hair. Summertime comes with its own hair care challenges. The summer sun is the biggest enemy to hair because it dries it out, especially color-treated hair. Chemicals in chlorinated water in pools, and even the salt in ocean water, can also have an effect on our hair. With so many fun activities to get into — and it just being hot for no reason — many are looking for styling options that are equally easy and fly for the summer months.
So what are you going to do with your hair this summer? Here are 5 summer trends for natural hair that you’ll definitely want to try!
Listen, this one is a no-brainer. Any style that keeps your hair up and away from your neck and face is a score when it’s hot outside. Go for a simple high ponytail, bun or an intricately braided updo.