Twist Hairstyles You Would Love

It’s hard to find a more versatile and popular protective hairstyle than twists. Twists are easy to create and maintain, don’t put any excessive strain on your scalp and hair, and can be worn in dozens of different styles. Here are 10 twist hairstyles for you to try!

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1. Thick twists

Unlike many other protective styles, twists can come in every texture and thickness you can imagine. These thick, luscious twists will attract even more attention to your hairstyle, and the loose ends will give you a more natural look.

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2. Ombre twists

If you want to stray away from the usual dark colours but still don’t want to change your hair shade all the way, here is an idea that will work perfectly for you. Ombre twists, which feature a gradual transition from a darker to a lighter colour, look modern and universally flattering.


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3. Half-up, half-down twists

Even with your favourite hairstyle, wearing it the same way all the time can sometimes get boring. If you want to put a fresh twist on your twists without changing your look too much, a half-up, half-down hairstyle is exactly what you need.


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4. Knotless jumbo twists

Knotless protective styles are now more popular than ever. They are even milder for your scalp and allow you to wear a single style for weeks without any negative consequences. And with so many textures and colours to choose from, knotless jumbo twists will only get more popular from there.

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5. Crochet twists

Crochet twists are now making a comeback, so if you are looking for a new protective style to try, put crochet twists on your to-do list. Crochet twists have a lighter texture than most other types of twists and feel less heavy on your head. Plus, they are available in all kinds of colours and lengths.


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6. Bob twists

Whenever you get bored with your hairstyle and are looking for an easy way to upgrade it, a bob hairstyle should be one of your first thoughts. Bob twists give you a youthful, trendy look. Plus, they feel lighter since they don’t require as many extensions as longer hairstyle and are perfect for hot days.


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7. Side-swept twists

A middle part may be the most traditional way to style twists, but it’s definitely not the only way. With a simple change of the parting, you can give your twists a new look, and this move will only take a few seconds and doesn’t require any special tools.

8. Senegalese twists

Senegalese twists have been everywhere for the past few years, and it’s not surprising. They are some of the most versatile, easy, and low-maintenance protective styles you can get today. To make things more interesting, you can add a pop of colour with the help of highlights.

9. Wired twists

Regular black or brown twists of the same length are probably the most popular way to rock twists, but if you want your hairstyle to look more striking, there are some easy and effective things you can do. One of them is adding a metallic wire to your twists for a shiny new look.


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10. Spring twists

Spring twists look more natural than most other types of twist hairstyles, which is probably why they are also known as natural twists. Spring twists have a lot of volume and can look presentable for a long time with a minimum amount of upkeep.

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