Hats are great for the summer season, to keep the sun off of your face. They’re also great for those days you may not have washed your hair or don’t feel like worrying too much about your hair. If hats are a go to accessory for you, you’ve probably been wearing your hair under the hat. Guilty? If you’re looking for some inspiration to switch up how you’re styling your hair with hats you’re in the right place. There are some great and easy hair styles that will look great under your hat and we’ve got all the details right here.
Low Ponytail Braid
Braids are great for keeping your hair out of the way, in a stylish way. Regardless of the type of hat you’re wearing, when you add a low ponytail braid to the hair under your hat it instantly transforms your entire hair look. You can go with a traditional braid or change things up with a fishtail style braid. Regardless, leaving a couple strands free from the braid to frame your face and add to that ‘effortless’ type of vibe creates a unique feel to the look and adds some major style.
Messy buns are always a go to for those times you’re just trying to get your hair out of your face. But messy buns can also be incredibly stylish, especially when you wear them under your hat. Again, this hair style works with any type of hat you’re wearing. Just tie your hair into a messy bun before adding the hat. Similar to the braid, leave a few pieces out to frame your face and add to that casual, effortless vibe. Messy buns don’t just look like messy buns when you’re styling them under a hat, suddenly it feels like you’ve taken quite a bit of time to style your hair…even though it just took you a minute or two to do so. Another take on this type of hair style is to create two low buns, in pigtail form. Pigtails are quite the trend right now, so you’ll be on trend in keep your hair off your neck with your hat.
For a totally different way to style your hair, we have the braid crown. If you’re tired of the low ponytail braid but still love braids this is the perfect way to style your hair under your hat. What you need to do is create a braid at the hairline of your hair, it doesn’t need to be a perfect braid and usually the less perfect the better. Create the braid to start at a deep side part place, and work your way down to the nape of your neck. Secure the rest of your hair up in bobby pins to keep the rest of your hair off your neck. Add your favorite hat and place the hat just before the braid so the braid shows through by your forehead. It’s a fun way to rock a braid and a hat, it a completely different way.