How to Make Afro Twists: Step-by-Step Guide for Defined and Bouncy Curls

Looking to switch up your hairstyle? Afro twists might just be the perfect look for you! Not only do they create defined and bouncy curls, but they’re also versatile and easy to maintain.
In this blog post, we’ll dive into everything you need to know about Afro twists, including how to create them and how to keep them looking their best. Let’s get started!

Get the Perfect Afro Twist: Easy-to-Follow Steps for Beautifully Defined Curl.

Step 1

Start with washed and dry hair. Apply a few drops of serum to tame the frizz.

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Step 2

Separate a lock of the temple, twist it, and pull it towards the back of the head.

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Step 3

Secure the tip of the twisted lock with a clamp. The hairdresser’s tip is to apply the clip in the opposite direction to the hair growth (from the back of the head towards the forehead).

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Step 4

Repeat the operation on the other side of the head.

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Step 5

Pull a new strand lower than the one already twisted; behind the ear. Twist it

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Step 6

Secure it similarly to the previous ones, with a clip.

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Step 7

Repeat the operation with one more lock on each side of the head.

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Step 8

Take a lock of the back of the neck.

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Step 9

Wrap it around the loose hair, forming a kind of low ponytail.

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Step 10

Secure the end of this lock with a clip. If you need more firmness, use a hair elastic.

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Step 11

The hairstyle is ready, but to add even more grace, it is worth decorating with barrettes and other hair ornaments.

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Step 12

And you’re done! The look is perfect for curly and curly hair but also looks beautiful in straight and wavy threads.

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