A good beach wave can make any kind of hair look effortlessly cute in a snap, but sometimes it’s nice to pull back your strands during the day or night to create a new style on the fly. You don’t have to have pin straight hair to get away with these five pretty beach wave hairstyles, and in fact, they may actually look that much prettier if you don’t. Sometimes looking a little rough and tumbled is a good thing — and these tutorials are sure proof of that!
Celtic Knot Tutorial by Twist Me Pretty
This pristine celtic knot pairs perfectly with the aesthetic of some loose beach waves, making for a casually cool look.
Ponytail Tutorial by The Beauty Department
Ponytails get a bad rap for being too simply styled, but this one is far from it, filled with attitude and lustrous volume.
Half Up Braided Crown Tutorial by Renewed Style
You can never go wrong with a good set of braids, as this half up crown style makes completely apparent.
Quarter Up Top Knot Tutorial by The Beauty Mark
Keep things looking fresh and young with your beach waves by trying out this quarter up top knot look.
Twisted Fishtail Tutorial by Barefoot Blonde
There’s a reason fishtails are monopolizing the world of braids, and their wispy aesthetic works well with beach wave inspired locks.