For generations, flat twist hair hairstyles have been the preferred style of choice for African American women. These twists are now a variety of captivating and stunning styles thanks to today’s trends.
Flat Twist Hairstyles
When it comes to natural hairstyles that can be used for long hair and those with extensions, creativity is limitless. Twists can be a more elegant alternative to braids and they sometimes complement each other to create a bold look. Take a look at our gallery to get ideas and inspiration.
1: Twisted Updo for Short Hair
There are twist styles for those who prefer to not grow their hair too long or avoid having it cut. You should choose something that lifts hair up, so curls can tumble down and frame the face.
2: Creative Pile Up
Flat twisting your hair doesn’t mean you have to use one style. This shows that extensions can be used to “grow” braids, from very small at the nape of your neck to fuller, more elaborate twists up top.
3: Low Updo with Flat Twists
Twist styles have been around for centuries so it is not unusual to see vintage coifs making a comeback among modern-day African American women. This hairstyle is back in fashion and has gained a lot of popularity. It is simple, charming, and suitable for all ages.
4: Double Strand Twisted Style
Flat twisting is easiest and fastest with two-strand twists. Because of the texture of black hair, the twists work just as well as braids. This opens up the possibility of creating a wide range of looks, both simple and more complex.
5: Neat Hairstyle for Ombre Hair
Add a touch of honey blonde to your natural hair and flat twist it. This color makes a bold statement and spirals up beautifully.
6: Elegant and Vintage Hairdo
This is a great style, to begin with, if you are looking to learn how to flat-twist natural hair. It’s simple and subtle and consists of a well-placed braid that’s tied at the nape.
7: Schoolgirl Inspired Style
This hairstyle was probably worn at least once by every child. You can keep things fresh and charming with a classic twist hairstyle that is both easy to maintain and as much fun to wear.
8: Big and Bold High Bun
Do you want hair that is as bold and expressive as your bright, outgoing personality? Try this hairstyle. This layered collection of twists looks great and is also very fun when you add extensions.
9: Twisted and Angled Hairstyle
Protective hairstyles can be a huge help in fighting split ends. Try different styles, such as a twist in the parting size or a plaiting angle. You will never look the same again with your style!
10: Asymmetrical Updo with Flat Twists
This flat twist style is like a garden labyrinth. It will require professional assistance the first time. However, it can be quickly made into a homegrown style after you learn the basics.
11: Forward Focused Twisted Updo
Flat twist-ups are adorable for active girls who still want to look gorgeous. You can use this to style any type of hair, even natural hair. This is a versatile updo that can be worn for one day or two weeks.
12: Twisted Low Bun
Flat twists aren’t necessarily wild, extravagant or complicated. When you want your hair to look good but not too messy, simply twist your hair.
13: Tiny Twists into Cunky Bun
You can flat twist your hair and then add extensions to make a big braided ponytail. You don’t need to wait for your hair to grow long. It is easy to create a thick, full bun.
14: Bold Hairstyle with Twisted Cornrows
These cool twists will make your hair look more voluminous. They range in width from very thin to quite chunky. This style can be worn for up to a week, making it a great choice for summer.
15: Chunky Braid Gathering
You can make your twists as thick or as thin as you want. This hairstyle looks great for all occasions and events. Securely tie the twists around the nape of your neck.
16: Gathered and Wrapped Hairdo
For a dramatic and sensual look, twist your back hair tightly and symmetrically. You can also install extensions for the crown or front sections.
17: Flat Twist Out Hair
You don’t need to keep your twists in one place. This curly flat twist-out hairstyle is both cute and easy to maintain.
18: Neat and Silky Twisted ‘Do
You might wonder why you see pictures of hair that are twisted and how it looks. The answer is often found at a professional salon. Talk to a stylist about the best color for you and products that will maximize your hair’s shine.
19: School Marm Chic
Ladies of the turn-of-the-century knew the secrets to create updos that flatter the face and stay put. This style is one of the most timeless. This style requires a good hair product and patience for the first few attempts.
20: Vintage Glam Updo
This twist style is a great way to get a new look. Natural hair should be ready for a change. Flat twist hairstyles can be fun and easy to wear, regardless of whether or work. The more complicated twists can be done in a salon, but the simpler styles can be done at home with a friend or at home. You can achieve a great twisted look by using quality hair products and following the steps necessary to maintain your hair’s health.