Side Hairstyles – Hair Down for Summer

Don’t just wear your braid or bun on the side! Side swept hairstyles are a simple way to add glam to a hair down look. For summer, you want a quick and easy hairstyle that looks great. For casual events, keep hair naturally straight or curly. For something special like a wedding, take the look to the next level with big curves. Check out these side hairstyle pictures for 4 different ways to rock this hair down trend.

summer side swept hair flower

This perfect for summer look accentuates a deep side part with long beachy waves that fall to one side. Adding a bold flower balances the asymmetrical look. This is an easy and sexy look for a date, party, or romantic walks on the beach.


curly hair down hairstyle

This side swept hair evokes a classic blonde bombshell look. The super glam hair down hairstyle pulls naturally curly layers off to the side. Straight haired ladies can get this look by creating cascading waves with hot rollers. Part hair deep to the side and pull the side with less hair across the other shoulder. For a fun finishing touch, secure the hair with a sparkly clip, barrette, or flower just above the ear. This is a great look for summer weddings!

side hairstyle with curls

This vintage-inspired glam look is red carpet ready, old-Hollywood styles. Part hair deep to the side and just curl the bottom third of your hair. Apply some product to keep the hair in place but not too much. Curls should always be touchable!

fancy curled hair

This side hairstyles gets extra height from a side-swept twirl. To get it glamorous swoop, use a volumizing moussed or foam. For long-lasting curls that are soft enough to touch, curl hair with a large barrel curling iron. Without separating curls, sweep them over one shoulder and spritz with hairspray.