Hey Guys FjCuts Back with another hair tutorial and in this video im going to show you how to get comb twist on afro hair. You can go in for twists even when your hair is damper than mentioned however you will be able to see better results if you twist your hair when they very little moisture in them.
Before you start twisting it its best to get rid of any tangles.
How to get long twists in your hair. Natural hair swells and wants to curl in moist air. To achieve simply start above one ear and take a section from the front and one from the back and begin a flat twist. Loosely twist dry hair and adjust it as needed to create a full bodied look rather than the usual tight twists.
For me 60-70 twists is definitely in the medium range not small at all. You might also get creative by fashioning the same set of twists into an updo one big braid or ponytail or simple bun. 1-2 hours chunky monkey twists.
Usually when you twist your locs together to form Two Strand Twists youll use a rubber band to hold them together. 30 min at most I watch movies when I twist so I get distracted and take breaks as well. And if your fine hair tangles easily then it makes sense that your twists would take longer.
But my hair is coarse and very dense so Im twisting less hair in 60-70 twists than someone with fine dense hair. If you attempt a twist-out during humid summer months you probably wont get the long-lasting hold youd get in a non-humid climate or season. You can flat twist the front of your hair to the crown and leave remaining lengths in two-strand twists.
Long hip and knee-length twists are popular this time of year giving beach and vacation energy. Damp or wet hair is very fragile so comb gently with a wide-tooth comb in order to prevent breakage. Start from the front and add a little more hair to the sections on every pass.
If you guys like this video HIT LI. These are the sections you will use to make your twists Please note. You can decide the width of the sections as long as you can keep them as uniform as possible.
Move all the way across till you end up above your opposite ear. The simple fact that the hair is clumped together in a twist prevents any chances of loose. To create three sections on the top part part the hair running from the crown down to the horizontal part you previously made.
Divide the top and bottom parts into six even sections. Finish with a low ponytail and wrap with a scarf. If you live in a non-humid area or attempt a twist-out in the fall and winter you may have better luck with stretching that twist-out time further.
Twists Hairstyle with Shaved Sides One of the best ways to make your twists more visible is by getting an undercut. I misread this thread and thought it was taking people 12 hours to twist their own hair wo extensions. Grab new hair every few twists so your halo becomes built into your scalp.
Here is what I have observed. If you like having a particular part use your comb to create it now. A two-strand twist is a hairstyle created by taking a section of hair splitting it in two and then wrapping each section around the other until the entire section is rope-like in appearance.
Mini twists which I will never do again. Tangles Single Strand Knots Since the year I started washing my hair in twists I have noticed a reduction in the amount of SSKs and tangles in my hair. Loose twists keep all of the volume that you might miss while your hair is out.
If your hair is longer you can pineapple your hair For second or third day curls Bova recommends Shea Moisture Coconut and Hibiscus Hold and Shine Moisture Mist to revive curls. When youre ready to take down the style just remove the rubber band and separate the two dreadlocks. 2-3 hours big twists.
4-6 hours medium twists. The basic regimen is wash condition and twist up for 34 weeks and even longer. Going natural is not going to automatically help your hair get longer especially so if your curl is tighter.
After the hair is secure begin twisting down as you would a regular two strand twist and when you get to the bottom use a little gel to define the curl at the end of your twist To tame. Not to mention twists also work well in combination with other natural styles. A side twist style is a perfect hairstyle for women with shorter front pieces that you want to get out of your face.
Divide your hair into sections. Get some product in your hair so the pieces stay put. Long haired naturals with a type 4 texture LIVE in twists or braids especially so in the beginning 23 years.
This is example is only using six twists however the procedure is the same for many. Accessible Scalp Sectioning your hair in at least ten jumbo twists will allow direct access to the scalp that requires cleansing. The benefits of two strand twists Some of the more common benefits of two-strand twists are.
Just twist two hair strands and lock them in place at the hair ends with a small elastic.