Janhvi Kapoor is a style icon and inspiration to many. From her minimal yet stunning makeup looks to stylish hairstyles, the actress never fails to impress us. While most celebs have gone chop-chop this summer, the actress continues to flaunt her gorgeous long locks and beats the heat with the most trendy braid hairstyles.

If you have long hair like Janhvi and are looking for braided hairstyles to stay cool this summer, here are five braid hairstyles for long hair inspired by the actress.


01. Messy French braid

Messy French braid

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Braids are versatile, and there are so many different ways to wear them. If you are looking for something to go with your traditional attire, try this messy French braid. Start at the top of your head and braid your way down towards the end. Keep it messy for an effortless yet gorgeous look.


02. Triple mermaid braid

Triple mermaid braid

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If you experiment with different braid hairstyles and know how to do a mermaid braid, this one’s right up your alley. A beautiful hairstyle that goes with any ensemble, whether it's ethnic attire or a western outfit, you are sure to make some heads turn with this one.


03. Dutch braids

Dutch braids

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Exhibiting major Punjabi kudi vibes in this Dutch braid hairstyle, salwar suit and traditional earrings, Janhvi looks summer-ready in this picture. This double Dutch braid hairstyle will keep the hair off your face and make you look super cute too!


04. Double Dutch boxer braids

Double Dutch boxer braids

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Janhvi loves braid hairstyles and has tried pretty much every type of braid style out there. This trendy double Dutch boxer braid is the perfect hairstyle for long hair in summer. Whether you are looking for a workout hairstyle or something for a casual day with friends, this hairstyle is perfect.


05. Loose three-strand braid

Loose three-strand braid

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Classic three-strand braids will always have a special place in our hearts. Janhvi looks like a dream in this loose and effortless three-strand braid that allows her to flaunt her gorgeous necklace. Part this braid at the centre, or don’t part it at all; you are sure to beat the heat with this one.

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