Y’all, it’s almost summertime. And you know what that means? It’s time spice up our ‘dos and experiment with new styles. Whether it’s to avoid frizz or pull back your hair, playing with braids, twists and ponies is a total must. We took to YouTube to find tutorials that show us how to get the style that’s right for us when that warmer weather arrives. Check out these 15 hair how-tos to beat the heat (and sweat) this summer.

1. Loose Curls + Flower Headband: Even though Coachella has come and gone, we’re still loving the flower crown trend. If you ask us, you can rock these loose curls and a flower headband on the reg. (via Carrie Rad)

2. No Heat Hairstyles: Summertime is all about playing up your natural hair. Check out Rachhloves’ video for two hairstyles that don’t require heat. (via RachhLoves)

3. Big Waves: Buuuut, if you aren’t quite ready to wear your hair au naturale, try out this method of achieving big waves. And when we say big, we mean big. (via Meghan Rienks)

4. 3 Days, 3 Hairstyles: Washing your hair every day can be super damaging. Try out these three hairstyles to go further between washes… with the help of a little dry shampoo, of course. (via Ingrid Nilsen)

5. Flat Twist Halo: During the warmer months, keeping your hair away from your face is a must. Watch this tutorial to learn how to get a flat twisted halo. It’s *way* cute for summer. (via AlleySinai)

6. Blake Lively-Inspired: We’re willing to try just about anything that’s inspired by Blake Lively, and this ‘do is no exception. Plus, a braided pony sounds pretty easy, so we’re not complaining. (via Tanya Burr)

7. Crown Braid: We know, we know. You have a million and one weddings to attend this summer. Use this tutorial to guide you to the cutest wedding updo EVER. (via MakeupWearables Hairstyles)

8. Messy Side Braid: Take your messy side braid to the next level by making it, um, giant. This how-to shows that wearing a huge braid is totally acceptable, and we’re all about it. (via Fleur De Force)

9. Quick Braided Hairstyles: On the hunt for quick and easy braided styles that you can do in just a few minutes? These are oh-so easy and oh-so adorable. (via Kayley Melissa)

10. Milkmaid Braids: Milkmaid braids are like the grown-up version of pigtails. Simply braid both sides of your hair, criss cross and secure with bobby pins. It’s that easy! (via Cute Girls Hairstyles)

11. French Braided Bun Updo: We’ll never say no to a topknot, but add a french braid to the back? Oh, you can bet we’ll be trying out this style tomorrow morn. (via TheChicNatural)

12. Heat-Proof Hairstyles: Hairstyles that last all day in hot weather can be somewhat of a challenge. Check out Kalyn Nicholson’s heat-proof summer hairstyles to beat the heat. A braided pony and flower crowns? *watches instantly* (via Kalyn Nicholson)

13. 2-Minute Bubble Bun: Remember when we said we’ll never say no to a topknot? Well, we’ll also never say no to an easy bun. This bubble bun is simple to achieve, and it only takes two minutes. Two. Minutes. (via MakeupWearables Hairstyles)

14. Easy, No-Heat Styles: That’s right. We have more no-heat hairstyles to show you because you can never have too many. We’re ready to try all of these as soon as the weather warms up. (via Bethenny Mota)

15. 5 Quick and Easy Styles: The best part about this tutorial? Tracy and Stefanie show five styles — one for every day of the work week. Score! (via EleventhGorgeous)

What’s your favorite way to wear your hair during the warmer months? Tell us in the comments below.