Braided hairstyles are perfect for the summer because they keep your hair tucked in and out-of-the-way when you’re out enjoying the heat, moisture and water that this season brings. Besides being a beautiful look, braids also work on all hair textures and can be worn for casual and fancy events. Need more convincing? Plait your hair up if you’re transitioning to a natural. Need some inspiration?
Click through to see some gorgeous celebrity braid inspiration.