Summer Hairstyle Ideas : 6 Stylish Hairstyles for Long Hair


This summertime there is a whole range of hot hair trends that cater to everyone. From super straight looks to messy manes, there is no excuse for not looking great. If you have long hair, then the world is your oyster with bardots and buns galore!

Check out some of the biggest trends below which are super easy to replicate and trust us, men will definitely want to touch those long luscious locks when you’re finished!

But don’t worry if you don’t have long tresses. You can still copy these looks by cheating slightly with full head clip in human hair extensions. They are an instant volume maker and it saves you months trying to grow your hair.

2013 Summer Hairstyle Ideas for Long Hair

  1. Bardot


    The ‘60s Bardot has made a comeback and it’s bigger and better than ever before. Turn up the volume with this serious root-lifter to add a sultry modern spin.

  2. Super straight

    Super straight Long hairstyles for summer
    Super straight Long hairstyles for summer

    It’s time to dig out those straighteners because super straight locks are back with a vengeance but make sure you use a heat defence spray! Poker straight tresses were spotted in abundance across the SS13 catwalks, including the likes of Lacoste and Derek Lam.

  3. Low-slung bun

    Low-slung bun updo for summer
    Low-slung bun updo for summer – Back view of low bun updo

    This is great if you are too busy to straighten your hair. The easy-peasy low-slung bun is undone and you can simply pull a few strands loose to soften the look. Smooth any bumps out of your hair before securing it into a low pony, then you can twist it into a bun. This was a favourite with designers Chanel, Ralph Lauren and Erdem.

  4. Low ponytail

    Low ponytail for summer 2013 2014
    Low ponytail for summer 2013 / Back view of sexy long blonde low ponytail

    Last year it was all about the high, slick ponytail but this summer it has a more laid-back vibe. It is THE staple festival hairstyle and can be achieved by simply pulling all the hair back and securing into a low-slung pony. If you want to keep it polished and ultra-glossy, just apply a finishing serum.The trend featured heavily at Christian Dior and Chloe S/S 2013. More stylish ponytails for summer here.

  5. Waves

    Long Blonde Wavy Hairstyles for Summer 2014
    Long Blonde Wavy Hairstyles for Summer

    Wave goodbye to winter with carefree curls. This is great for girls who naturally have curly hair and don’t want to straighten it every day. Get super sexy bedhead waves with a waving wand or tong. If you don’t love this style, here are more long wavy hairstyles for you to choose from.

  6. Ultra-glam blow dry

    Ultra-glam blow dry hairstyles for summer
    Ultra-glam blow dry – center parted long hair style for summer

    You don’t have to have super straight locks or curly waves to be on trend this summer. Enter the ultra-glam blow dry.As seen on the catwalk at Diane Von Furstenberg, loosen up your locks by giving your hair some volume and gently rubbing the ends together to create some texture. Curl the ends under or flick them out to create a laid-back look with attitude.

So there you have it- the top summer hair trends for fashionistas with long hair. Remember, you can still jump on board the style wagon even if you have short hair by using clip in extensions. No-one will know any different and we won’t tell!
(Images courtesy of Hershesons and Glamour Magazine)

This article was written by Hershesons, the leading experts in hair accessories.

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