Flat Twists Hairstyles
Flat Twists Hairstyles. African American women are some of the most creative and courageous women I know of when it comes to trying new hairstyles and lengths. They are quite prepared to take the plunge and go for a very short hairdo or go extravagant with long locks trailing down their backs. African America Women are also willing to try colors, different colors that match their personalities.
Twists are the new in style and a beautiful alternative to braids or the natural African curls. Flat Twists Hairstyles are much faster and easier to make than braids which for a beginner, is imperative.
Using twists in your hair does not damage as it offers protection for the natural hair. You are able to retain your length even if your over all effect is a short style. There are a huge variety of twists available so your choices are limitless. Loosely hanging twists and flat hair twists plaited close to the scalp are two distinctions between twist types but within these two areas there are numerous styles available. You can also get creative and do something original.
Chunky flat hair twists which are fashioned into a bun offer a sophisticated look for any woman. It protects you natural hair from damage caused by over styling.
The Marley twist is a natural twist hairstyle that is more lightweight than using braids.
Red Puffy twists go perfectly with thicker hairtypes. Use extensions to give you extra length. These twists can be fashioned into pony tails and buns.
Kinky twists are perfect for women who don’t want the length of Marley twist. These twists are usually chin length and are easily styled.
Waist length twists in a kinky texture can give you the appearance of deadlocks.
Using a silky flat hair twist style is perfect for women with little to no time to style their hair in the morning. It is a low maintenance option but still look polished and gorgeous.
Adding feminine ringlets to the ends of your twists is a more personal style and lets you add personality to your hair. The ringlets don’t fall flat or get that messy, frizzy appearance.
Curl the ends of your Marley twists for a whimsical look and if an occasion presents itself where you need to dress up a little.
There are so many different ways you can wear your twists.
Add beads for a more elegant effect or use extensions in varying colors to spice it up a bit. Using twists in different thicknesses, offer versatility and texture.
Women with more feminine and petite facial feature can use either micro twists or puffy twists, depending on the effect they want to achieve. Micro twists offer an absolutely breathtaking and elegant look for a sophisticated night out.
Senegalese twists are very popular with the younger generation. They can be styled in various ways. Anything from a pony tail, a high/low bun or even just hanging loose. A very funky choice for fashionable young ladies.
Having twists does not mean however that you can just neglect your hair. You need to care for your twists to keep them look neat. You need to be sure to moisturize you scalp regularly and to cover and protect your head at night. This will keep your scalp from drying out and also prevent your twists from becoming frayed at the ends which would give them an untidy appearance. Wash your twists at least every two weeks to get rid of any build up of sweat and grime. Never pull too tightly when styling your braid and don’t overdo the updo styles as this pulls at your hairline and can damage and break your natural hair at the hairline. Never leave your twists in for too long, your natural hair and roots need time to recuperate and rejuvenate.
Having the option of Flat Twists Hairstyles certainly does broaden the horizon on looking your very best but do take care to protect and look after your twists as well as your natural hair.
Go on, make a change, be daring!