Natural hair trends for Spring/Summer 2023

Hair trends never truly disappear; timeless styles such as braids, ponytails, and hair colouring, remain popular choices in salons across the UK.

However, every new season brings a search for new hair trends by beauty and hair enthusiasts.

This year, we're reinventing box braids of the 90’s to boho knotless braids and prioritising hair health with fun protective styles for that special occasion.

We have compiled a list of the ultimate hairstyle trends for 2023 for people with natural textured hair. Keep reading to learn about the braids and style trends that are already making heads turn.

  1. Feed in braids

Feed in braids is a great protective style, that is quick, easy and super stylish. We have been seeing feed in braids from the runways to the red carpet and all over TikTok with 482 million hashtag views.

You can use hair extensions of various lengths and thicknesses to create your preferred style. Whether it is feed in braids going all back to give you that snatched jawline or 2 feed in braids with curly ends, this trend is a staple for 2023.


2. Invisible locs


This hairstyle has been all over TikTok with nearly 105 million hashtag views. This style is quickly becoming the go to protective hairstyle for spring/ summer 2023. Hair & Beauty enthusiasts love this style as it resembles a fresh retwist look for real locs.

This faux loc hairstyle is a remake of the classic Senegalese or Marley twist made to resemble locs.




3. Boho Knotless Braids



Pick and drop braids of the 90’s and early 2000’s are back, but not as you know it. This classic braid style is all over TikTok but with a modern twist.

Boho braids or goddess braids have hashtag views of over 52 million on TikTok making them one of the trendiest styles of 2023.


4. The Barbie Ponytail



Many celebrities and influencers are donning this cute trendy hairstyle. The Barbie ponytail is a high ponytail which can be worn with a swoop bang, pulled or back or with a cute accessory. This classy but whimsical updo can be dressed up or down and works for all hair types. With over 71 million hashtag views on TikTok the fashion girls can't get enough.


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5. Braided Ponytail



From TikTok to the red carpet the braided ponytail is everywhere. Spring is round the corner and this hairstyle is having a moment on TikTok. With over 215 million hashtag views on TikTok, this trending spring summer hairstyle is having a moment this season.

Which hair style will you be trying for 2023?  Spring/Summer is almost here so it's the perfect time to express yourself with one of the trendiest hairstyles from this list.