Getting married in the middle of summer and worried about your hair holding up? Not to fear, the pros are here! We asked hair stylists and wedding planners to share summer wedding hairstyles that will hold up in the heat… and there are more options than you think! Read on for their tips for summer brides. These looks will not only keep your look from falling flat, but also keep you cool!
“If any brides are looking to opt out of using hot tools for their wedding hair, Lexi’s hairstyle is proof that braids can be pure wedding hair perfection! Her braided updo still achieved the look of loose, ethereal, and effortless to play nicely with her boho-chic wedding style but didn’t require curls, and was the perfect way to highlight her plunging neckline and open back of her wedding dress.” – Stephanie Allen, Owner of Allenbrooke Farms
“Work with the strengths of the natural state of your hair…. hair pieces and crowns can enhance the look of your hair without effort or heat. And instead of curls and tight updos, opt for a natural loose braid for natural beauty!” – Danielle Aspromatis of d’Luxe Events
“In the summer and to beat the heat, we always recommend wearing your hair up and off your neck.” – Jennifer Williger of HoneyFitz Events
“Working with any natural texture you have can help in creating the perfect, intricate updo! Skip the heat, and have your stylist twist + tuck your hair into a bridal look like this braid. Bonus – opting for an updo helps keep you cool for summer weddings!” – Sarah Strausser of Embark Event Design
“You can say “I do” with an up do that requires no heat! Embrace your natural hair or go for braids, top knots, and twisted buns!” – Susie Spensiero of Susie Marie Photography
“Natural loose curls are always in style…no heat needed.” – Lisette Gatliff of Lisette Gatliff Photography
“If you are planning a wedding in a southern state in the south, hot tools will not hold all day anyway. You might as well opt for a low maintenance updo or let it down and let your hair do what it naturally does.” – Rachel Red of Rachel Red Photography