Locs Updo Hairstyles 2016, Bantu Knots are big this season. And if you wish proof, just gaze on the hip hairdo as worn by young actress Amandla Stenberg in this shot. Bantu Knots are great for Naturalistas—as well as for anyone buying cool way to do an upsweep this season. To know how to knot, get started with damp tresses (they’re better to work with). Your call on whether to perfect tresses with leave-in moisturizing hair product or a styling cream—whichever will offer the control and hold you’re looking for. Then, part mane in the pattern of your choice; diamond-shaped partings look cool. Taking hair areas within the partings, start twisting strands until it begins to coil into the cute “knots” you desire. Tuck ends under and use a small tresses pin if needed. The best part: When youre done rocking these knots, release tresses for a lush, full, curly coif!