Top 25 updos for Black Women. Check out our list that incorporates everyday styles such as braids, twist, and locks that have transformed the boring updo. Updo hairstyles can look incredibly chic and stylish, not just practical. Beautiful black women often have frizzy, curly, or voluminous hair that can be tough to arrange. Braids are an easy and so pleasant way to forget about hair styling for months, give your hair some rest and protect it from harsh environmental factors.