HAIR UP TWIST
Don’t spend hours in front of the mirror for your next party hairstyle. Achieve instant glamour with a hair up twist. This is a look that isn’t too try hard, delivering bohemian beauty for the cool girl of today. Bring together beach textured waves and an uber-cute back twist to take wearing your hair up to the next level.
Make sure you’ve got the right styling kit to master the hair up twist. For wavy hair that’s built to last, spritz ghd curl hold spray over your locks, then twist dry the hair with the ghd air® hairdryer for a textured finish. The ghd curve® creative curl wand is your ticket to crafting beach babe waves. Keep your toolkit stocked with grips and pins to get your back twist secured in place too.
Tear up the blueprint to party hair. Create a chic half updo hairstyle without the hassle by following this guide to the hair up twist.
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Here’s how to create
a hair up twist with waves
1. Spritz curl hold spray on hair
2. Twist dry hair with hairdryer
3. Section hair at back
4. Place curling wand under large section and
5. On next section, place curling wand above
hair and twist wrap
6. Repeat steps 4 and 5
7. Create section from parting to ear
8. Twist hair back and grip
9. Repeat on other side
step two: Twist dry hair with hairdryer
Taking random sections, twist the hair and dry up and down the section with the ghd air® hairdryer for a textured finish.
step three: Section hair at back
Separate at the back from ear to ear.
step four: Place curling wand under large section and twist wrap
Taking a large section, place the ghd curve® creative curl wand under the hair and twist wrap, holding for 5-8 seconds.
step five: On next section, place curling wand above hair and twist wrap
On the next section place the wand above the hair and twist wrap, holding for 5-8 seconds.
step six: Repeat steps 4 and 5
Continue through hair alternating the curls above and below the sections to create a beachy texture.
step seven: Create section from parting to ear
From the parting, separate a vertical section down to the ear.
step eight: Twist hair back and grip
Twist the section back away from the face and secure with a grip.
step nine: Repeat on other side
Repeat on the other side, crossing the twisted hair over the first grip and secure with a new grip.
TIP: To hide the grip, insert it sideways into the two twists, then add in extra pins where needed.