Locs are beautiful. They are chic, hot, and regal, and no matter how you wear them, they draw attention to you. Many are noticing how versatile they are. The various styles are just as creative as the women who rock them. They have a vast styling variety just like loose natural hair. Take a look at these stunning and easy loc updos that we find perfect for casual wear and special occasions.
10 Loc Updo Styles
2 Strand Twists & 2 Strand Twist Updo
The lovely video blogging diva, Chescalocs, shares a two-strand twisted updo that is classic, gorgeous, and easy to recreate with her (as always) super simple explanations as she creates the style. The look is great as two-strand twists, but it takes the look to another level when turned into an updo.
Elegant Fall Hairstyle Updo
Jungle Barbie shares a lovely style that looks like a side pompadour and will jazz up any outfit or event. It can be created on medium to slightly short locs. She starts off with twisted locs that alone are a wonderful style, but if you are in the mood to kick up the glam a tad, this updo does the trick! She gives easy step-by-step directions so you can enjoy your style for days!
Braid Under Updo
Keisha Charmaine gives us a truly unique look that looks like a braided, waterfall bun. She gives super easy and clear descriptions as she creates the style in the video. What is so great about this look is how easily you can alter it to your liking although her finished style is fab. This is great for the loc wearer who is looking for a dramatic style to rock.
Short Loc Scarf Updo
Locked Ambition is so cute and funny as she shows just how easy a shorter loc wearer can rock an updo. A multi-colored silk or satin scarf is a natural’s best friend should always be handy for quick styles and apparently for an amazing updo. Can you wrap, tie a knot, and tuck? If so, you can create a lovely style that is perfect for any event.
Messy/Neat Loc Bun & Glam Options
Haitian_Hunny brings it hard and classy with this beautiful ponytail updo that becomes classier with each adjustment she makes. With curled locs she shows how a simple ponytail can convert into a gala or wedding masterpiece with a scarf and some beautiful accessories that tie the whole look together. Is your hair not looking that great in the crown area with no time for primping? Well, this style is for you!
Glammed Up PlaitsJungle Barbie reminds us just how lovely plaits can be and you do not have to be a 9 year old to rock them. She walks you through the entire process with some hair ties and hairpins. You watch the look come together with each tuck and see just how simple this glammed up plait style can be. This is great for box braids and twists too.
Swirly Loc Updo
Prettipoison27 shares another short to medium styled updo with that beautiful basket weave technique I see so often but never knew how to create. In her tutorial we see how simple it can be created. The pin curls in the front and on the sides make this look perfect for any outing or casual day. Add a few sparkling pins and you have a wonderful style for a wedding, a night out, or just a protective style to rock all week long.
Loc Bang and Bun Tutorial
Barbaydian261 shows us her ultra-unique bang and bun tutorial that she jazzes up with a red bun and gotta-get-me-some feather earrings. This is a style she just happens to come up with (which is always the best styles way to create styles) and we are so glad she decides to share because we love it!
Barrel Bun Updo
Here’s Chescalocs again with those famous barrel rolls that look so good. They just make any outfit or event even more special with this ultra-stylish, ultra-refined look that is super easy to recreate when you get the right vlogger to show you how it’s done. You get a rather up close and personal tutorial from Franchesca that will have you wondering why it took so long for you to try this amazing style.
Stacks on Deck!
GrizzleRocsLocs brings the super stacks and how can you not love it?! This style looks like three tiers in the front and four tiers in the back. You need super long locs for this look but can be created on shorter hair but just have less stacks. She starts with a high ponytail and three sections of her super long locs. What is so great about this style is the variations of colors in her locs that give the stacks such flavor.