An updo is a graceful and evergreen hairstyle whose charm never withers away. Right from the times of Victorian era when the elaborate updo ruled the charts to the retro times of bouffant boom; updos have been always a smart woman’s choice. Mostly worn on formal and celebratory occasions like weddings and prom nights, updos make woman look very pretty. Giving total highlight to the face that is done up with makeup; updos bring total attention at this point. The advantage with an updo is that it can be worn on any type of hair contrary to the perceptions that only long locks can create a beautiful updo.
There are various styles of updos for shoulder length hair that one can try on one’s neither long nor short mane. You can mould it according to the occasion in a formal manner or an informal manner. If you want to keep it simple then just secure it into a bun at a low point or on top as per your wish. On the other hand, if it is a formal occasion and you want an ornamental look you can try out various accessories. Below we have given a catalog of 30 updos for shoulder length hair to help you get more ideas. Take a look.
Messy Updo Hairstyle
Blonde hair secured in a casual bun and worn with a side parting having fringes tossed on front.
Soft and smooth blonde hair tied in a ponytail-cum-bun style with a side-swept fringe adorning the forehead.
Model Updo Hairstyle
Side parted, funky updo created on dark hair with a puffy bang swept on front side.
Smooth and straight brunette hair done in a folded side bun and adorned with an ornamental brooch.
Hair clutched back in a bun and done in a messy manner with fringes loosened on sides at the front.
Shoulder length hair tied with chopping sticks and wavy fringes hanging on front create a graceful look.
Breezy Updo Hairstyle
A loose updo created on blonde hair with some long fringes flung on front .
Cute Tiny Bun
This small bun created on the back is a typical ballet bun and looks very pretty in its dainty form.
Sleek Wavy Bun
The girl looks gorgeous in her blonde wavy hair styled in an updo which is voluminous and chic.
Shoulder length hair displaying twin shades tied in an elongated fashion at the back.
Side Bun Hairstyle
Straight and shining hair side-swept in a bun that looks pretty different and stylish.
A small, low bun secured at the back with some asymmetric curly layers flung on front creates a sweet hairstyle.
This girl has styled her hair in a distinct updo back swept on top and loosened on sides.
Dark and wavy hair styled in a side-swept bun with some fringes loosened on front.
A full on funky look created with the updo tied on top and some hair strands flung on sides.
Shoulder length, straight hair secured in a neat bun and decorated with a beautiful wooden fork.
Cool Updo Hairstyle
Side parted updo created on asymmetric brown, curly hair that has an easy-going and charming look.
Fabulous bun tied in a casual way and adorned with a multi colored pieces makes for an alluring hairstyle.
Shoulder length dark hair secured in a high bun to keep the hair away from face and create a comfortable hairstyle.
Casual Bun Hairstyle
Side-swept bun that is low-fuss and looks very informal, creating a breezy style for the girl.
Golden blonde hair done in a ballerina style bun displaying pink streaks at back and angular bangs on front.
Easy Braided Updo
A sweet hairstyle done by tying the braided tails together and worn with a side parting.
Carefree Updo Hairstyle
Another informal bun tied high in a casual and loose manner on ruffled looking brown tresses.
Shoulder length, brunette hair having layers tied in a low, side bun with long, slanting bangs gracing the forehead.
Shoulder length, dark and layered hair styled in a low, loose bun with long fringes hung around the face.
The woman in corporate suit with her tied in a comfortable, formal bun makes for a confident portrait.
Star Tail Updo
Twin toned, shoulder length hair styled in a funky bun with a rubber band that resembles a star shape.
Dark hair having curls styled in an elegant updo with coils strewn all over the scalp.
A voluminous updo styled on blonde hair and adorned with a chop stick that looks cute.
Half Down Updo
Shoulder length curly hair swept back and tied together with curls loosened at the back.