Twists

12 Ways to Get Longer Lasting Twists

Style Icon Cipriana Here are 12 tips for increasing the wear of your twists: 1) Twist on dry, stretched hair.   Twists done on wet hair tend to frizz faster than those done on dry, stretched hair. 2) Use a twist pudding. Use a twist pudding to twist your hair.  This step will help to... Continue Reading

How to Wash Twists Without Getting them Fuzzy

Currently in: small twists on stretched hair for three going on four weeks.  (Hair was stretched via jumbo twists and air dried.)  Over the weekend, I experimented with a new wash method and I like!  For my previous wash method in twists, check out this post. So why the change?  Though the original wash method worked fine for... Continue Reading

4 More Ways to Style Twists on Natural Hair

By Chinwe of Hair and Health Do you want to change up your current set of twists?  Well, here are a few more styles on two-strand twists: 1. Glamorous side bun: medium to long twists In this tutorial, Ambrosia demonstrates how to achieve this simple yet glamorous look in just a few minutes. 2. &... Continue Reading

5 Quick and Easy Ways to Style Two-Strand Twists

SimplYounique shows 5 quick and easy ways to style two-strand twists! Check it out: Gorgeous! What do you think ladies? Continue Reading

How To Take Down Braids and Twists Without Experiencing Breakage

By Jc of The Natural Haven Bloom Long term protective styles which are kept in place for several weeks are excellent for promoting hair growth retention.  After keeping a style for that long, the horror story  is to end up having a difficult time taking down the style and ending up with hair on the floor rather than... Continue Reading

Fly Protective Style, Part 2: Twists Go Round

We often get questions about how to jazz up protective styles. Over the next several weeks we will be sharing fabulous protective styles. This one is by recent style icon CharyJay. What do you think of this look? Would you rock it? Continue Reading

Individual Twists and Braids vs Buns and Updos; Which Retain Natural Hair Length Better?

Photo Source Kristina brings a very interesting question; So… I’ve been trying to figure out a protective style regimen for a while now. First I was rocking the individual twists and braids then I stopped doing them because they took too much effort to put in and take down, and I felt I was losing... Continue Reading

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