Twist outs are a go-to hairstyle, especially for 4c hair types. They are super easy to do and we have barely touched the surface of its full potential. There's so much to do with your ocean of twisted waves and we gatchu! From colored twist out styles to twist out updos, here are 21 twist out styles to spark your hair creativity.
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How do I style my twist out? 21 Cute twist out styles for you
To give your twist out a brand new look, you can try;
Bantu knots and twist out
If you want to wade in the waters of your African roots, do this Bantu knot and twist out style. It's sophisticated and beautiful, especially when adorned with cowries and gold clips.
Colored twist out
If you follow the curl blog, you should know how much we love hairstyles with a touch of color, especially a touch of temporary hair color from Curlfit's array of nourishing super-pigmented hair colors. With Curlfit colors, you don't have to be afraid because it contains no harmful ingredients or requires bleach to give your hair a burst of color.
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Twist out mohawk
The trick to doing a mohawk with natural hair is to leave the middle column of your hair. Divide your hair into three vertical sections and play around with the first and second sections. You can do cornrows, flat twists, or even Bantu knots. You can also decide to pin it up to meet the middle section. Here's a tutorial to do just that.
Natural Twist out with a middle parting
Twist out on weave
As far as extensions go, unraveling your twists is the best way to give your weave a brand new look.
Two front flat twists and twist out
Whether you've not fully learned the cornrow trick or you're looking for something quick to try, flat twists are here for you! We love this flat twist front pattern and how her bronze hair makes the look extra sophisticated.
Twist out ponytail with two front strands
Show off your texture by leaving two stray curls in front.
Twist out bun
What's better than a regular bun? A twist out bun of course! You don't have to tie your entire crown up. First, section out a front portion of your hair depending on how large you want your bun to be. Just like the image above, you can flat twist it to an updo or you can just tie it up.
Chunky flat twist out
The volume and subtle wave you achieve with chunky flat twists are too irresistible to go unnoticed. Your hair is flat on your roots but bursts out in large waves from the middle of your crown to the end.
Ginger-colored twist out
Sneak your way to this deep ginger look with ginger temporary hair color from Curlfit. We love how it blends naturally with her skin.
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Single middle flat twist and twist out
If you want to stand tall will a mini up do, try out this single middle flat twist look. And with defined baby hairs - absolutely stunning!
Flat twist out half up half down
This is another easy half up half down twist out style you can try. Check out her large bouncy waves.
Twist out afro
This twist out style is majorly for short natural hair and is better done with mini twists.
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Dyeing your hair can be a lengthy process, you can cheat your way to the end with temporary hair colors. We love how these Red wine tips accentuate her curl pattern.
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Twist out ponytail with bangs
If anyone to you curly naturalist couldn't have bangs, that's a lie. Elongate your twist out by doing cross bantu knots and leave out your bangs to show case your texture.
Rubber band hairstyles with twist out
When a twist out isn't edgy enough for you, throw in some rubber band braids by the side and watch your twist out style transform. Here is a tutorial on some rubber band hair tricks you can try.
Side parted twist out
The default twist out style is a side-parted twist out. We love how she accentuated her straight parting with gel and bobby pins.
Elevated twist out
Jazz up your twist out with this elevated illusion. It's actually a half up half down twist out style but your twist out volume makes it look elevated. To do this hairstyle you want to make sure you do mini twists and notj umbo twists. Section your hair into two (up and down) and tie the up section tightly so that your curls burst widely out of the band. Make sure you refresh your twist out with water before doing this style.
Twist out princess
You don't have to go in with a dozen of products to achieve this look. Simply take two sections of hair above each ear and tie them together at the back of your head. Voila, a twist out princess look.
Twist out with hair accessories
If you want to add more sauce to your twist out, add hair accessories like patterned headbands, gold cuffs, hair clips, beads, cowries, tassels, etc. The list is endless!