5 Hairstyles to Keep You Looking Fresh in the Summer Heat

Summer in Chicago is an exciting time, filled with baseball games and festivals. So how do you keep your hair looking fresh in this sweltering heat? We have a few summer hairstyles that will help you beat the heat!

Classic Ponytail

Yes, it seems obvious, but the ponytail is a classic for a reason. It’s a great way to keep your hair off your neck during a festival or summer night cookout. Plus you can always dress it up with a cute headband to add a pop of color.

Messy Bun

The messy bun is another classic, but it can be hard to master. The key is to avoid making it so messy that it looks like you just rolled out of bed. When done right, this hairstyle is the perfect combination between casual and classy and can be worn on the beach or at a patio party.

French Braid

The French braid is the perfect hairstyle for those who want their hair completely out of their faces while still looking chic and professional. It is ideal for those who work in offices since it can be business casual but also be worn to happy hour after work.

Get a Bob

Don’t stop reading yet! We know how it is to be attached to your beautiful, long hair, but maybe it’s time for you to try a bob. It’s an iconic summer look that’s easy to style and maintain in the Chicago summer heat. Don’t knock it right off the bat!

Try a Pixie Cut

Okay if you’re willing to read this last tip, we’re proud of you. You’re bold and daring, willing to go to any lengths (even short ones) to keep your neck dry and your hair fly this summer. The real question is: why not try a pixie cut? It can be chic or casual and keep you feeling fresh all summer long!

Bonus Tip: Get a Blowout

This isn’t technically a hairstyle, but it’s a great tip to keep your hair looking gorgeous in the summer. If you feel like it’s falling flat or if you’ve used dry shampoo far too much, maybe just schedule a blowout at Salon Envy. Our skilled hair stylists will get your ’do looking fab in no time.