5 Heat-Friendly Hair Accessories Every Southern Woman Needs for Summer

Avoid sweaty strands in style.

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Trendy Summer Hair Accessories

Hair accessories are the perfect way to look like you've put in a lot of effort and time without actually having to do so. During summertime in the South, they also make the best allies for when the heat and humidity would rather have your hair fall flat and sweaty against your neck and forehead. These classic hair accessories have seen a recent revamp, and they're here to save you from styling disasters this summer, no matter if you're hanging by the water, out running errands, or heading to a holiday cookout.

Here are the best and most stylish summer hair accessories to always have on hand, and where to find them online.

Statement Headband

Trendy Summer Hair Accessories

Equally suitable for a dressed-up ensemble or a simple t-shirt and jeans situation, a colorful headband is an instant outfit upgrade. This textured option comes in multiple colors.

BUY IT: Anthropologie Bubble Headband; $24; anthropologie.com

Preppy Bow

Trendy Summer Hair Accessories
Free People

Thanks to the persistent charm of Bridgerton, bows are bound to stay on the hot list. No need to have fancy tying skills—a barrette or a clip with a bow attached to a simple hair tie will do just fine.

BUY IT: Free People Yoko Bow; $24; freepeople.com

Hair Clip Set

Trendy Summer Hair Accessories

Stack more than one hair clip for a stylish look that's also functional. The biggest trend right now is pearl-accented everything.

BUY IT: KCHIES Pearl Hair Clips; $5.99; amazon.com


Trendy Summer Hair Accessories

The old-school accessory is back and better than ever. You'll be able to use your new scrunchie from when you wash your face in the morning to when you head out to dinner at night. This silky set has nearly 3,000 reviews on Amazon.

BUY IT: Ivyu Satin Scrunchie Set; $5.99; amazon.com

Classic Claw Clip

Trendy Summer Hair Accessories

Remember these? The best part about the resurgence of claw clips is how easy they make it to run out the door with a quick updo. You can't go wrong with tortoiseshell.

BUY IT: Aileam Big Tortoise Claw Clip Set; $9.99; amazon.com

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