TWISTED LOW KNOT
Wearing your hair up isn’t just a casual look. Achieve a go-to glam updo hairstyle without the hassle for your next big event, with the twisted low knot. This smouldering updo style is perfect for keeping your locks off your shoulders, so you can concentrate on dazzling on the dancefloor.
To create your twisted low knot, make sure you’ve got the right tools in your styling kit. For a relaxed beachy texture, prep your locks with ghd curl hold spray and create movement with the ghd curve ® classic wave wand.
Exude elegance with your updo hairstyle come your next special occasion. Follow the ghd how-to guide for a luscious low knot look.
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Here’s how to create a twisted
low knot bun
1. Spray hair with curl hold spray
2. Section hair at ears, clip away the rest
3. Place curling wand above section and twist wrap
4. On next section, twist wrap below section
5. Repeat this technique across all hair,
alternating between steps 3 and 4
6. Section hair into three, securing middle section
7. Twist ponytail into a loose bun and secure
8. Split one section in half
9. Twist section nearest bun back, loop over bun
10. Twist remaining piece back, looping under bun and securing
11. Repeat steps 8, 9 and 10 on other section
12. Loosen front to soften texture
step two: Section hair at ears, clip away the rest
Take a large section from ear to ear and secure the remainder of the hair away.
step four: On next section, twist wrap below section
On the next section, place the wand below the section and twist wrap for 5-8 seconds.
step five: Repeat this technique across all hair, alternating between steps 3 and 4
Continue the same technique throughout hair, alternating above and below the section for a relaxed and beachy texture.
step six: Section hair into three, securing middle section into pony
Split the whole head into three sections, and tie the middle section into a pony with a hair elastic.
step seven: Twist ponytail into a loose bun and secure
Gently twist and wind the middle pony around into a loose bun, then secure in place with a grip.
step eight: Split one section in half
Split one of the side sections into two.
step nine: Twist section nearest bun back, loop over bun and secure
Take the section nearest the bun and twist backwards, looping over the bun. Secure with a grip at the other side.
step ten: Twist remaining piece back, looping under bun and securing
Take the remaining piece of hair on the same side and twist backwards, looping under the bun. Secure with a grip at the other side.
step eleven: Repeat steps 8, 9 and 10 on other section
On the other side, repeat the last three steps but loop the first piece under the bun, and the final piece over the bun.
step twelve: Loosen front to soften texture
Loosen the section at the front with your fingers for a softer texture.