How Wear a Headscarf in 4 Stylish Ways

Headscarf and headwrap hairstyles have fast become one of the biggest hair trends. However, even if you love the look of this accessory, you might not actually know how to tie a headscarf in a stylish way. But fear not as we’re here to help with how to wear a headscarf.

 

1. Twisted Top Knot

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Looking for a quick and easy fix for how to wear a headscarf hairstyle that works on all hair lengths and types? Look no further as this twisted top knot is your answer.

Get the look:

Step 1: Tip your head forward and wrap your scarf around your head

Step 2: Twist the length of the scarf

Step 3: Wrap into a bun at the top of your head

Step 4: Tuck the ends of the material to secure.

 

2. Twisted Crown

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Get the look:

Step 1: Wrap your scarf around your head

Step 2: Tie the scarf into a knot at the nape of your neck

Step 3: Twist the length of the scarf

Step 4: Wrap the scarf around your head

Step 5: Tuck the end of your scarf to secure

Don’t forget to hydrate and nourish your hair before trying this how to wear a headscarf style. Our suggestion is to prep your hair with the Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Curl & Shine Shampoo to gently cleanse, hydrate and detangle hair.

 

3. Side Bun Headwrap

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If like us you love a good side bun, here’s a great solution to ‘how to wear a headscarf’. This version will be a new fave!

Get the look:

Step 1: Wrap your scarf around your head and tie into a knot

Step 2: Twist the length of the headscarf

Step 3: Wrap the scarf into a side bun

Step 4: Tuck the scarf to secure

 

4. Regal Wrap

headscarf: woman wearing a regal wrap headscarf style
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This intricately wrapped hairstyle might look tricky to achieve but with these steps, you can master this regal look and how to wear a headscarf.

Get the look:

Step 1: Tie long hair into a high bun

Step 2: Wrap your scarf around the back of your head

Step 3: Cross the lengths of the scarf over each other

Step 4: Wrap and tie the scarf into a knot at the back

Step 5: Tuck the ends in at the front to secure

Style tip: If you’re currently rocking a cropped cut but need extra height to achieve this wrapped hairstyle, you can pin a hair donut to your hair (we won’t tell if you don’t).

While your hair is covered and protected with a headscarf, it’s the perfect time to give it some TLC with a leave-in treatment like the Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Deep Treatment Mask.

 

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