Long, beachy, flowing locks may look like the poster for summer hair, but when you’re working with 100 plus degree heat, it’s hard to keep your hair out of a ponytail. But this summer, don’t let the heat get the best of you and your pretty mane. Try out these easy and creative updos below that will keep you cool and your tresses looking summer-worthy all at the same time.

The Boho Braided Side Bun

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Pretty Designs

This hairstyle is perfect for summertime! Wear this while vacationing on the beach, as a guest to a summer wedding in the country, or while riding your horse through the ranch.

Two Minute Low Braided Bun

Photo and tutorial courtesy of She Steals

Not only does this cute undo take, literally, two minutes, but it’s a stylish and creative way to wear your hair during summertime. The best part is it can be dressed up or down!

Messy French Twist

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Top Inspired

If you need a quick, yet elegant undo, then look no further. This messy french twist is easy as pie and will keep your locks from heating you up.