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We hate the idea of using blow-dryers when it's sweltering out. But we're also so bored with the usual post-pool ponytail. (That goes for our sloppy, throw-it-all-up-there topknot, too, for that matter.) And, unless you're going for the whole mermaid-chic thing, heading out on the town with a tossed-together topknot just isn't so slick. Wet hair poses a number of challenges, not the least of which is styling it quickly and easily.
In search of a way to make wet strands look cool, we turned to hair guru Adam Maclay — and boy, did he deliver. These three DIY styles are chic enough to wear straight to a party, and here's the best part: Like these other wet hairstyles, they're so easy, anyone can do 'em. See you in the water....
Modeled by Lily at Request Model Management; Hair by Adam Maclay; Makeup by Ashleigh Ciucci; Styled by Willow Lindley; Shot on location at Le Bain at The Standard, High Line.
Photographed by Christelle de Castro