Twist Hairstyles

Track & Twist Hairstyles

Track & Twist Hairstyles

The terms "track" and "twist" can be used to refer...

Nubian Twist Hairstyles

Nubian Twist Hairstyles

Like their many cousins, Nubian twists add volume, dimension and...

How to Get Twists Looking Like Braids

How to Get Twists Looking Like Braids

Both twisting and braiding your mane will result in a stylin’ do...

Hairstyles With Twisted Fronts

Hairstyles With Twisted Fronts

If you're a little bored with your hairstyle, add an unexpected...

Hair Twisting Techniques

Hair Twisting Techniques

As a sleek option to braiding, twists are a sophisticated way to tie...

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Anticlockwise Hairstyles

Anticlockwise Hairstyles

When it comes to creating a hot look for your hair, from truly complex coifs to simple styles, twist direction can make the difference between diva and downfall. Done-up, twisted and wavy locks are dependent on consistent, planned direction, which...

How to Do a Texture Twist

How to Do a Texture Twist

Curly or sleek -- no matter what your hair type -- it’s got texture. Texture falls into three separate categories: Fine, medium or course. Despite your hair’s categorization, you can temporarily alter the texture with a few tricks of...

Half-Twist Hairstyles

Half-Twist Hairstyles

A half-twist hairstyle is similar to a half-up do except that it uses your top layers or bangs to create eye-catching twists. Celebrities like Lauren Conrad, Jennifer Garner and Nicole Richie can't get enough of them and are often spotted on the...

Different Kinky Twist Hairstyles

Different Kinky Twist Hairstyles

Kinky twists create a very chic, interesting look in hair, typically by incorporating extension pieces into your natural hair, braiding down the top and twisting down the length of hair. Similar to flat twists, they appear thick and twisted, from...

Track & Twist Hairstyles

Track & Twist Hairstyles

The terms "track" and "twist" can be used to refer to a number of different hairstyles. From cornrows to basic braids and twists, track and twist hairstyles offer some key benefits. They may help you to separate and manage...

Crossiant Twist Hairstyles

Crossiant Twist Hairstyles

The word "croissant" isn't just used to describe a yummy, decadent piece of pastry. It's also the name of a type of hairstyle. It might not be as flaky as the baked version -- hey, let's hope not -- but it's certainly just as fabulous....

Stuffed Twist Hairstyles

Stuffed Twist Hairstyles

Stuffed twists are similar to flat twists -- created in your hair by winding two even sections of hair around each other tightly against the head. However, stuffed twists include more hair -- they are "stuffed" -- so they are fuller and...

Hairstyle Instructions for the Bohemian Twist

Hairstyle Instructions for the Bohemian Twist

A Bohemian twist lets you sport the soft, carefree style of twists and braids in a loose and lovely look. Grab some basic styling products and tools and create a Bohemian twist hairstyle with your medium to long hair. This style could be perfect...

Nubian Twist Hairstyles

Nubian Twist Hairstyles

Like their many cousins, Nubian twists add volume, dimension and personality to your hair. You can wear these twists for a couple of months for a total pass from bad hair days. Incorporate colored hair extensions into the style for a two-toned...

How to Get Twists Looking Like Braids

How to Get Twists Looking Like Braids

Both twisting and braiding your mane will result in a stylin’ do that gets noticed. If you combine the two styles into one fierce styling technique, the result promises to be over the top. Get your hair ready and create twists looking like...

Twist Set Hairstyles

Twist Set Hairstyles

Twist set hairstyles add body and dimension to straight, wavy or naturally curly locks. They range in commitment from a couple of lazy twists perfect for a casual weekend look to full-head twist set hairstyles that keep you going for weeks. Grab a...

Gel Twist Hairstyles

Gel Twist Hairstyles

Sometimes all a girl needs is a little hair gel. Gel keeps your tresses nicely slicked back, sculpted and in place. If gel isn't enough for you, add a little twist -- literally. Incorporating gel into your twisted look can help keep your style...

Hairstyles With Flat Twists

Hairstyles With Flat Twists

Flat twists work in all hair types and textures. Not only do they look really chic in your coif, but they're actually also protective. They keep your hair down and in place, protecting it from the elements and giving you a style without the need...

Hairstyles With a Lower Ponytail With a Side Twist

Hairstyles With a Lower Ponytail With a Side Twist

The ponytail is a classic go-to style for days when you don’t have the time or patience for anything more complex. Moving your ponytail down and to the side can instantly make this ‘do look sleek and sophisticated. For a final...

Hairstyles With Twisted Fronts

Hairstyles With Twisted Fronts

If you're a little bored with your hairstyle, add an unexpected twist...no, literally. Twisting your hair in the front can add a bit of extra depth and texture and make your look much more interesting. There are plenty of hairstyles that...

Hair Twisting Techniques

Hair Twisting Techniques

As a sleek option to braiding, twists are a sophisticated way to tie down wayward strands. There are many options to choose from, from twirling a couple of locks to creating a groomed up-do. In fact, Monique Lhuillier featured a dynamic technique...

How to Do the Two String Twist on Hair

How to Do the Two String Twist on Hair

Two-string twists take a bit of time to put in, but they ensure you don't have a bad hair day for weeks! This style twists two sections of hair over and under to form a two-strand braid. You can wash locks in this style without worrying about your...

Double Twist Hair Styles for Black Hair

Double Twist Hair Styles for Black Hair

Twist hair styles are a smart choice for African-American women who want a low-maintenance 'do that won't cause any damage. While you can wear this style as-is, you can also fashion a head full of twists into several variations. This adds some...

How to Do Comb Twists

How to Do Comb Twists

Comb twists are a great easy-to-style method to use to start dreads. You can wear them as an up-do, integrated with cornrows, or as a sassy afro. Celebrities such as Solange Knowles and Sophie Okenedo have all rocked comb twists fiercely, and you...

Hairstyles With Twists & Knots

Hairstyles With Twists & Knots

Like great novels, hot hairstyles have great twists. Although most twisted and knotted hairstyles work well on natural, Afro-textured hair, you can craft beautiful creations using twists and knots, regardless of texture. With the right technique,...

Rope Twist Hairstyles

Rope Twist Hairstyles

Whether you opt to put all of your hair in a pinned-up updo, twist your bangs back or create a half-up style by pinning back the front and sides of your locks, twist hairstyles are quick and easy. Rope twists are ideal for layered locks or growing...

How to Twist Hair With Wax

How to Twist Hair With Wax

Got knots? Forget everything you have ever learned about knotted hair. There are actually some styles that look better knotted! Twists or dreads are nothing more than a mass of knots and tangles held in place with hair wax. Wax is strong, sticky,...

Twisty Hairstyles

Twisty Hairstyles

The last time you heard the words "twist 'n shout" you were probably listening to your dad's old Beatles LPs. But the new twist and shout refers to how you'll feel after you figured out that you can do twists in your own hair without any help. So...

How to Sleep With Twists in the Hair

How to Sleep With Twists in the Hair

You're rocking a sweet set of twists in your hair. They look perfect, and it took a lot of time to get them just right. Your just-did 'do now has a dilemma: it needs sleep (and so do you). If you sleep on your unprotected locks all night, they can...

Ideas for Twisting & Knotting Hair

Ideas for Twisting & Knotting Hair

If you want to add some funk to your hairstyle, try twisting or knotting your hair. Twisted and knotted styles give you a cool fix for a bad hair day. These styles work for a hot date or even for a formal occasion. Try them on a regular day first...

How to Twist Hair With a Hair Clip

How to Twist Hair With a Hair Clip

When you need a fast and easy updo with a smart and sassy style, reach for a hair clip to get it done. Keeping pretty hair clips in your drawer will give you an instantly glammed updo you can create in a minute or two. Twist your hair up -- the...

How Do You Put in Hair Chopsticks?

How Do You Put in Hair Chopsticks?

Get a little gutsy and try a new updo for fun or chic fashion. Put chopsticks to a different use and twist your hair up with one or two. Chopstick updos look complicated to create, but discover how simply stunning they are in your hair. No other...

Twist & Loc Hairstyles

Twist & Loc Hairstyles

Your hair deserves a fashionable life of its own. Don't let your style go to the birds, rocking looks day after day that don't express who you truly and really are: fierce, fabulous and fashionable. Get inspired with twist and loc hairstyles you...

How to Wash the Twist Hairstyle

How to Wash the Twist Hairstyle

If you're wrapped up in a twisted hairstyle, you know the freedom of being able to twist your hair and leave it for the long haul. Twists are not dreadlocks and they're not braids. A twist hairstyle is a simple look that suits natural or highly...

Natural Double Strand Twist Hairstyles

Natural Double Strand Twist Hairstyles

Tired of wearing your same old boring two strand twists? Don't let lack of inspiration bring down your style game. Work your hair in new ways with great styles you can create in a few minutes to turn old looks into something new and exciting. Be...

How to Kinky Twist Hair

How to Kinky Twist Hair

The weather is getting warmer, ladies. The sandals are out, the shorts are on and your hair -- well, that's another story. Humid temperatures can inflate your hair to freakishly large proportions or create uncontrollable frizziness. This is...

How to Flat Twist Permed Hair

How to Flat Twist Permed Hair

When you hear the word "twist" you may want to do a little dance, but twisted hairstyles are a lot of fun, too. Similar in appearance to cornrows, flat twists are easier to do than cornrows, so they're ideal for beginners. Twists are quick and...

How to Twist Hair to the Scalp

How to Twist Hair to the Scalp

Twisted hairstyles are quick and easy to do, and they can be incorporated into an array of styles. Twisting hair to the scalp can be tricky. This isn't a dance you learn in a diner with a poodle skirt. For proper, polished twists, you need to make...

How to Twist a Black Woman's Hair

How to Twist a Black Woman's Hair

There are lots of fun, easy ways to style your hair, including the twisted hairstyle. The great thing about the twist style is that you can do it on dry or wet hair, and it takes only minutes. This makes for a perfect hairstyle, even when you're...

How to Bend & Twist Hair With Straighteners

How to Bend & Twist Hair With Straighteners

Many women do not realize that you can bend and twist with a straightener to create beautiful curls. As one of the most commonly used hairstyling tools, a straightener features two flat paddles which heat up; it's typically used to straighten...

How to Curl & Twist Hair

How to Curl & Twist Hair

Curling and twisting hair is fast and easy, and you can use these techniques alone or incorporated into some of your other favorite styles. Be careful with the techniques you use; defined, even curls and twists are stylish and pretty, but frayed...

How to Twist Long Hair

How to Twist Long Hair

Having long hair can be a great deal of fun, because there are so many different and beautiful ways you can style it. The hair twist is a fun, interesting style that will be charming for a casual day event or an elegant night out. Put your own...

How to Lock & Twist Hair

How to Lock & Twist Hair

Who said you can't twist short hair? With the lock and twist method you can twist your way to a cool new 'do in no time. No need for braids when you lock and twist. A quick palm roll and some lock and twist gel seals the deal. The style is...

How to Put Small Twists in the Hair

How to Put Small Twists in the Hair

Hair twists are a style for natural, ethnic hair that's easy and less time-consuming than corn rows or braids. Small twists mimic the look of braids from a distance and are a low-maintenance style for a women on the go. Try small twists if you're...

How to Start Twists in My Hair

How to Start Twists in My Hair

Hair trends come and go but there's always a place for twists, the sassy little sister to the braid. Twists are a super-easy, 2-strand braiding technique that adds texture and style to locks of medium to shoulder-length. Fashionistas without a lot...

Instructions for Hair Twists

Instructions for Hair Twists

Use hair twists -- called two-strand or kinky twists -- to give your hair dimension, depth and texture no matter what your natural color or style is. This African hair braiding technique works well to camouflage hair extensions for insta-length,...

How to Twist Your Own Hair Without Braiding It

How to Twist Your Own Hair Without Braiding It

A twisty, textured coif is a fun and funky way to rock your locks and a healthy way to add gorgeous, springy volume to your hair. This no-fuss look is an ultra-hot, trendy way to go from daytime at your desk to dramatic cocktail party. Depending...

How to Twist & Do Cornrows on Hair

How to Twist & Do Cornrows on Hair

Flat, plain hair rarely makes an impression, so celebrities ranging from Alicia Keys to Allen Iverson have sported cornrows to heighten their style and have everyone looking twice. Cornrows create decorated shapes and designs that easily attract...

How to Keep a Hair Twist From Unraveling

How to Keep a Hair Twist From Unraveling

In theory, when you twist natural African American hair, it's supposed to stay twisted. Yeah, right. Nothing's true 100 percent of the time, and plenty of girls just can't keep their twists from unraveling. If this is a problem for you, then...

How to Rope Twist Hair

How to Rope Twist Hair

When you've got it, flaunt it -- this goes for your hair, too. Style your long hair in glorious ways to show it off. Plait your hair into an intriguing rope braid for a different look from the standard French braid. With a simple twist of the hair...

How to Twist Your Hair Half Up

How to Twist Your Hair Half Up

Girls craving the best of both worlds often choose a sexy half updo. If your hair is at least medium-length, twist up that mane into a sweet little updo that keeps soft hair hanging down around your shoulders and gives you height at the crown....

How to French Twist Your Own Hair

How to French Twist Your Own Hair

Nothing says chic and glamorous like a French twist. Both medium and long hair pull back easily into this sleek and stunning updo. Wear a French twist for almost any occasion, casual and dressy alike. Learn the French twist technique -- it isn't...

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