Dreadlock Styles for Girls

Dreadlocks, also known as dreads or locs, are tresses that feature matted coils. Although it became famous during the height of the Rastafarian movement, this hairstyle was already sported by ancient Kenyans and Tanzanians.

With celebrities parading red carpets in this hairstyle, more and more people are clamoring for dreads. If you are want to have this unique hairstyle, then here dreadlock styles for you to choose from.

Dreads with beads

dreads with beads

Curly dreadlocks

curly dreadlocks

Do you want to look ultra-feminine with your dreads? Then curly locs is a style you will truly enjoy. For this style, you first need to apply tightening gel to damp hair. Wrap several sections of dreads around your curlers. Repeat the process until all dreads are curled. Blow-dry your dreads and take off the curlers to have cute and curly dreads.

Black girl with curly dreads

black girl with curly dreads


Half-pony dreadlocks

dreadlock styles

Don’t have enough time to prettify yourself before work? Then half-pony dreads will work out for you. You just need to swoop half of your hair and lock it in place with a ponytail holder. If you want make your hair more than spectacular, you can braid small sections of your dreads and include them in your half-pony.

Dreadlock up do

dread up do

If you want dreads out of your face, then this hairstyle is what you need to try out. Divide your locks into three sections. Take each one and twist it. Place each bun beside another for a clean look. Add pizzazz to your look by placing a fresh flower on any side of your ear. This style is perfect for formal occasions – without having to unfurl your precious locs.


Braided  dreadlocks for girls

braided dreadlocks

This style is perfect for women with dreads who want to look girly and flirty. This style can be done very easily. You just have to braid your hair the way you do to straight hair. Part your hair into three sections and interweave them. Secure your dreads with a ponytail holder. You can even put on a thick hairband for a pure and innocent look.

Rainbow-colored Rastafarian

rainbow dreadlocks

This hairstyle is all about adding color to your locks. Bright colors, such as yellow, green or red are perfect for those who want to embody the Rastafarian look. If you’re feeling a little girly, you can go ahead with neon pink, baby blue or purple dye. What’s great about dyeing your locks is that it can be such a beautiful visual display – whether you wear your hair up or down.

girl with red dreadlocks

Girls with dreadlocks

girls with dreadlocks