Multicolored twists and a casual scarf updo are examples of Afro twist hairstyles. Other hairstyles women with Afro twists can wear include a half updo and full updos with topknots and braids.Continue Reading
One creative style for Afro twists is adding another color. Instead of making all the twists black, the stylist adds some blond or other colored pieces. A casual style for twists involves pulling half the twists into a loose bun on top of the head and tying a scarf around it.
The half updo style has the hair partially pulled back and up. The stylist first creates a thick braid out of half of the twists and then wraps it around the head like a crown. The side and back twists hang free.
A braided topknot is similar. The stylist takes the front and crown twists and creates a huge braid before wrapping it into a knot on top of the head. The back twists become two braids. Another version of this has the front twists wrapped into a top knot at the front of the head. The back twists are in a high ponytail.
Afro twists can also become a full braided updo. For this look, stylists start with a high ponytail comprised of most of the twists. They make eight braids out of the ponytail and twirl each into a bun. The front twists get braided and curled into a topknot.Learn more about Hairstyles