Your Ultimate Guide To Celebrity Summer-Hair Inspo

Summer gives way to a whole new wave of social functions — suddenly our weekends of Netflix-binging and not-so-frequent ventures out to meet friends are replaced by weddings, BBQs, festivals... With a newly jam-packed calendar full of outdoor activities, we couldn't think of a more apt time to flaunt a fab new 'do.

Whether you're considering taking the train to chop-city or you just want a trim with a bit of a twist, we know you'll want to amass some killer inspo before you hit the salon. So we pinned down a bunch of celeb hairstyles that would be perfect for summer. From blunt bobs to mermaid waves, these A-listers have one thing in common: Their hair game is strong. Keep on clicking to see for yourself.
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The Pixie
Lupita Nyong'o's super-cropped cut not only showcases her gorgeous visage, but will keep her neck cool in the sweltering heat.
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A boyish crop with side-swept bangs is perfect for someone with bold brows and killer bone structure like Lily Collins.
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Though we're not here to talk about color, Miley Cyrus' ocean-hued, slicked-down pixie is so very mermaid-like — and we love it.
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Craving a short new 'do? Make like Kata Mara and trim-trim your way to a Tinkerbelle-esque crop — deep side-parts welcome.
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The Bob
Chin-length cuts with lived-in texture like Lucy Hale's have been popular for a while now, but we think they'll still go strong all summer.
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We’ve watched Kerry Washington try just about every cut and style in the book, but we’re especially into this voluminous, asymmetrical bob — embrace those curls!
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While we love a choppy look, Jessica Alba's ultra-sleek, layer-free bob is a welcome, refreshing change that couldn't be more perfect for summer.
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As the weather heats up, we're all about embracing our hair's natural texture — frizzies and all. We’re obsessed with Sienna Miller’s slightly messy, textured cut. It's perfect for a concert or BBQ, no?
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The Lob
There’s no doubt in our minds that Emma Stone’s #flawless lob has inspired many a cut already — and will continue to do so for seasons to come.
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Jenna Dewan Tatum recently debuted a stunning A-line lob courtesy of renowned hairstylist Jen Atkin (who also happens to be the Kardashian's go-to gal). We might not have access to a celebrity hairstylist, but we can certainly get inspiration from this look.
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If Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's collarbone-skimming cut doesn’t make you want to run to your hair salon ASAP, we don’t know what will.
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Have a long, naturally wavy mane? Allow Alexa Chung to inspire a chop at your next haircut.
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Medium Length
Subtle layers like, Jourdan Dunn's, will frame your face, fall delicately on your shoulders, and look fab with all your summer dresses.
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Is it possible that Carrie Underwood single-handedly brought back the '70s shag? Only time will tell, but this 'do is definitely on our radar.
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Solange Knowles proves that when it comes to volume, you can never have too much.
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We love the way Kendall's (are we allowed to call her Kenny yet?) signature middle part and subtle layers give her a super laid-back vibe.
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Ultra-Long
We can think of a myriad of reasons why Selena Gomez is the newest face of Pantene. Example A) Her ultra-shiny, volume-packed blowout.
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Model-of-the-moment Gigi Hadid is a prime example of why you need to try mermaid waves, stat.
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Have a wedding or fancy event coming up? You can't go wrong with a shiny, ultra-sleek style like Liya Kebede's.
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Curly-haired girls, let your ringlets fly free like actress Holland Roden's — and prepare to turn heads.
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