Have you forgotten how to style your hair in it’s natural state? We’re sure we speak for most pros and enthusiasts alike when we say we’re addicted to heat tools. But do yourself, and your strands, a favor and treat them to heatless hairstyles this summer. We Insta-stalked a few of our fave mane masters to round up some looks that’ll get you to put the heat protectant spray down. Try these heatless hairstyles all season long–trust us, your style and your strands will thank you!
A NICE FINN-ISH
These are not your little sisters pigtails. Do like Ryan Richman and opt for a leather wrap detail for an effort*full* look on natural hair.
ME, MY CORSET, AND I
Justine Marjan raises the braid bar with a corset finish on our Editorial Director, Allison McNamara, proving a no heat hairstyle can still be fire.
KISS ON THE CHIC
Tame any mane with a slick pony, but why stop there? As easy as 1, 2, flip Chad Wood changes up a fishtail.
Queen of no heat hairstyles Yara Shahidi take heatless curls to new heights with a little help from Cesar embracing her natural texture.
No heat hairstyles gone glam with Bridget Brager’s pony play securing two braids into one.
BRAIDS AND BRAWN
If a ponytail had powers this is what they’d look like. Sarah Potempa plays with braid techniques for one major look.
I HAVE A DATE TO-KNIGHT
Break necks! Castillo came to slay with a chain pierced look effortlessly pulled together in a top knot.
Madonna called, said she loves the look. Gregory Russell makes a top not seriously steamy.