Afro Twists Hairstyles
Of the many hairstyles for African American hair, afro twists hairstyles is one of the most popular styles opted by many women as well as men.
Irrespective of whether you are darker skinned or fair the hairstyle matters a lot in changing the overall look of a person, in fact a good hairstyle can simply create a magic!
In general the hairstyles vary from time to time and from one culture to the other but they are flexible with the changing phases of time and generation.
Normally the African American hair varies from curly to woolly and wavy to kinky textures. There are also some who are gifted with natural thick straight hair.
One of the most popular and suitable hair for African American hair is the gorgeous afro twists hairstyles.
For the twist hairstyle the hair is required to be twisted by using natural or synthetic extensions.
One can also use a locking gel which helps hold the twists together and these days it is commonly utilized by many.
In general the flat twists with Afro puffs are great for evening styles and free twists works well with casual and everyday attire.
In order to keep the hair from drying out it is recommended that you use a small amount of leave-in conditioner or olive oil to each section for added shine while shaping your hair into the desired Afro twist style.
The afro hairstyles with twist and waves are also a popular one which is a mixture of styles. Basically for this hairstyle the front portion is gently twisted and it has lots of body bounce and shine which is interlocked into a long flowing ponytail.
It goes up to the shoulder which is full of soft and defined waves. The success of the Afro twists hairstyles to a great extend depends on the kind of products that we use. Good quality hair products will facilitate you in getting a nice finishing touch and also in keeping your hair healthy.
For achieving a quick twist hairstyle:
• Start by taking small sections of hair from the hairline to the crown.
• Twist for three or four turns.
• Now secure with a mini clip, making sure you get the teeth of the day on either side of the twist.
• Once you have managed to complete a few sections apply little serum.
• Now hold the hair in place with a fine mist of liquid gel.
• This hairstyle generally takes around 10 minutes and all you need is mini clips, serum and liquid gel.
Among the men the twist hairstyles are extremely popular. This hairstyle started gaining popularity more due to the celebrities like Jamie Foxx and John Legend.
Unlike other hairstyles, you don’t need to have long hair for twist styles, it is also suitable for short hair, and the best thing is that different hair lengths can provide you with different results.
The afro twist hairstyles are highly popular all over and it is a great way to display your individual style statement. This kind of hairstyles works well for all those with long, short, wavy and curly African American hair or afro hairstyles.
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