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by Mary Wolff
Getting married is one of the most beautiful moments in life. For this special moment you will always cherish, you want your hair to look as beautiful as possible in a style you won’t cringe at 20 years from now when you look at the wedding pictures. When it comes to wedding hairstyles for natural hair, there are tons of options, but updo styles are the most popular since they are elegant and easy to maintain throughout the big day. No one wants a hairstyle for their wedding that they have to keep fixing or worrying about during this special day. Here are a few of the best wedding hairstyles for natural hair that are easy and beautiful!
1. Vintage Inspired Updo
This look gives a vintage vibe that goes back to the 1950’s for a classic style. While it works well with a veil, more and more brides are opting to forgo the veil to show off their natural hair a little more. This look is certainly a beautiful way to show off your hair on the big day. See for yourself here.
2. Flat Twist Braid Updo
For one of the best wedding hairstyles for natural hair that is scene stealer without the help of a veil or any accessories, this look might be the one. It is easy to do which is great for when you’re dealing with those pre-wedding jitters, and it looks beautiful to make sure you are the center of attention. Find out how to create this style here.
3. Side Swept Bun
For a look that is classic and elegant, the side-swept bun is perfect. It works well with a veil, but really pops when you add a few nicely placed hair accessories to hold the bun in place for a gorgeous bridal look. Here’s how to create this look.
4. Braided Bun
Another classic look, this style is great for the big day when you want a variation on the side swept bun. The texture of the braids combined with the sleekness of the crown makes for a stunning contrast for your big day. Create this look with this brief tutorial.
5. Tied Braid Updo
When you want a wedding hairstyle that lets you have your hair both up and partially down, this is the style for you. It has a long, braided section that hangs loose along your back. This style is especially beautiful when you add a few flowers to the braid for a nature-inspired braided look. See for yourself how to make this look a reality right here.