Kinky Twists: 10 Perfectly Stylish Ways to Wear the Look

The twisted style we love.

One of our favorite protective hairstyles besides braids is kinky twists. We’re currently obsessed with kink twists: Women tend to go for this look because of the beauty of the texture, and some gravitate towards this look as it complements their natural hair texture.

To create this look, you can use Marley braiding hair, and use the many different ways of styling it. If you’re looking for a style that has longevity, no need to worry about running out of styling options, as there are quite plenty to recreate!

If you’re thinking about getting a kinky twisted hairstyle this season, below we’ve rounded up our top favorite styles:

1. Kinky Twist Bun

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Throw your twist up into a bun.

Want to try your hand at creating elegant styles with your twists? You can’t ever go wrong with a bun.

2. Twists Down

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Decorate your twists.

Wearing your twists down doesn’t have to be boring. Dress your hair up with a few hair charms.

3. Kinky Twists Gym Style

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Protective style for workouts.

The kinky twist style is also perfect for the gym. Pull your hair up into a ponytail so your hair doesn’t get in the way of your workout. After exercising, refresh your hair with Dove Refresh+Care Detox & Purify Dry Shampoo.

4. Kinky Twist Bob

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Short and sweet.

Keep it simple with a curly twisted kinky style. To style, wear it down or try the trendy half-up look.

5. Kinky Twisted Updo

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Twisted up.

Pile your twists up into a fun updo style. You can even try braiding your twist to make your look stand out. To style your edges, you can use a gel, like Nexxus Exxtra Hold Sculpting Gel to help keep your style intact.

 

6. Blonde Kinky Twist Style

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Blonde twists.

Looking for a protective style with a beautiful color? Try this caramel blonde hue on your kinky twisted style.

7. Havana Twists

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Perfect for vacation. Photo courtesy of Khalia Harrison.

Want an easy vacation hairstyle? Blogger Khalia Harrison opted for long kinky twists with the use of Marley braiding hair for her vacation. We love how she accessorized the look with a printed scarf. Here’s a tip: You can also use a scarf at night to help prevent frizz while you sleep.

8. Small Kinky Twisted Hair

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Keep it small.

Create an understated look with skinny twists. If you’re looking for a hack to help you keep the twist in longer, ask your stylists to first braid your roots.

9. Short Yarn Style Kinky Twists

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Short with an asymmetrical cut.

Into inverted and asymmetrical bob styles? Recreate the look on a kinky twisted style. Ask your stylist to cut your extensions at an angle.

10. Senegalese Style

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Accessorize with a scarf.

You can also use kinky braiding hair to create a style that has minimal texture. Try this Senegalese style.