11 No-Heat Hairstyles for the Girl on the Go
by Jessi Wilson
Ditch the blow dryer, the curling iron and the straightener with these fab no-heat hair styles. Not only will you save tons of time getting ready, but skipping the heat will also keep your hair healthier and shinier in the long run. So, show your locks some love, and give these 11 hairdos a try.
This beach-waves-made-easy tutorial by Aimee from Song of Style is perfect for the busy bee who doesn’t want to sacrifice her gorgeous hair. Aimee’s secret? Twisted, damp ponytails pinned up like milkmaid braids overnight.
Sleek, smooth and sophisticated: Turn to a sock bun as Emily of The Freckled Fox did for a work-ready ‘do even a hair-styling newbie can pull off. Add a fresh take on this classic style by wrapping a braid around the base of the bun.
If you have extra socks lying around, you’re just a few steps away from voluminous curls, as Divine contributor Ulrika of Yet Another Beauty Site taught us in this tutorial. With this style, you can literally say, “I woke up like this.”
Add pretty twists to natural or second-day hair for a decorative ‘do that’s damage-free, as Abby of Twist Me Pretty did here. The best part is that this style is perfect for special occasions but also looks darling as an everyday hairstyle.
Rope Braid Bun
Savannah, one of the voices of Hey Wanderer, adds volume and creates beach-inspired waves on her naturally straight hair while she sleeps, in this tutorial. All it takes are two French braids and some beauty rest!
Another way to spice up your natural hair without heat is to play around with basic braids. Amber, The Barefoot Blonde, has mastered this hippie-ish style that is the perfect combination of lovely and laid-back.