Introduction: How to Create a Simple Elegant Dread Updo
Sometimes it's hard to figure out how to style dreadlocks for a formal event, but never fear! Doctored Locks is here! In this video Doc will show you how to do a simple, but classy updo with dreadlocks.
For this tutorial you will need:
- 3 large pony tail holders
- 4 hair pins (or more for stability)
- Awesome sauce dreads.
Get your supplies and lets get started!
Step 1: Section
Pull all dreadlocks towards the back and split them into 3 equal sections.
Step 2: Twirl
Wind your first section to the right, flipping it up to create a bun. Place a ponytail holder around the bun to secure it.
Step 3: Tuck
Wind the tail ends around the bun and tuck them into the ponytail holder.
Step 4: Repeat
Repeat this process for the other two sections.
Step 5: Secure
Connect the first two buns by centering a hair pin between the two,catching hair from both and inserting the pin straight up. Repeat the process with a second pin in the downward direction. Combine the remaining two buns using the same process. Tuck in any dread ends for a smooth, finished style.
Step 6: Bask in the Glory
Look at you, all classy and awesome.