24/04/2015 3:47 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

10 Bollywood-Inspired Hairstyles For Women With Long Hair

An Indian woman throws her wet hair back as she bathes in the River Brahmaputra in Gauhati, India, Monday, June 7, 2010. (AP Photo/ Anupam Nath)

The Indian hair, otherwise lustrous and thick, can be a pain to maintain during our tropical summers. Saving it from the sweat and dust is bad enough, but untidy strands that inevitably poke out can render any painstakingly-put together ensemble a mess - be it at the workplace or at a gala evening affair.

For decades Bollywood has set trends for Indian women. So when we set out looking for summer styles for long hair that would look great outdoors at all times of day and night, who best to emulate other than our Hindi film stars?

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