Who are we kidding, we’ve all found ourselves scrolling endlessly through TikTok from time to time. But jokes aside, you might be surprised to learn that TikTok is actually a fantastic place to get the latest hair trends and styles. From unusual DIY curling methods to nostalgic Y2K-inspired styles, we’ve pulled together some of our favourite TikTok hair trends to freshen up your look this summer.
Y2K is back and cooler than ever! Early 2000s hairstyles are all over TikTok, especially bubble braids. This creative twist on a classic style is surprisingly easy achieve. Working especially well on dirty, second-day hair, bubble braids are sure to become your go-to hairstyle this summer. Finish off your look with playful and nostalgic butterfly clips or even rainbow elastics.
Sometimes two buns are better than one! Space buns are a throwback to the 1990s and consist of two buns placed evenly on both sides of your head . Equal parts playful and edgy, this style can be achieved in just a couple short minutes and is incredibly versatile. Space buns can be worn braided, fully up, or even half-down depending on your personal preference and hair length.
Get retro hair in just 1 minute! Inspired by mod looks from the 1960s, flipped ponytails are one of the easiest trends to achieve on this list. They take your usual ponytail to the next level and add bold charm to your style. After just one quick try, you’ll understand why flipped ponytails are a favourite style amongst a-list celebrities like Ariana Grande.
Looking for inventive ways to put your old silk scarfs to good use? Thanks to TikTok, scarves have quickly becoming a popular hair accessory. Incredibly versatile and stylish, you can easily tie a silk scarf behind your head or create a modern silk hair crown . The end result is a Parisian-inspired look that is sure to turn heads all summer long.
It’s time to put away the irons and wands and try this heatless curling option. Simply wrap sections of your hair around the socks and sleep with them in place overnight. By simply doing this, you’ll wake up with vibrant and effortless beach waves. To make sure your curls stay in place, try this on damp, towel dried hair. We promise this DIY tip is one that actually works!