7 Variations on a French Twist ...


The French twist is one of the most classic updos there is. It seems complicated until you practice it a few times, at which points it's even easy to do on yourself. As beautiful as it is, though, it can get boring in and of itself. As it happens, there are a surprising number of variations on a French twist that can make this gorgeous updo cool, cute, fun, and funky. Take a look!

1. The French Twist Bun

Now, I'm going on the assumption that y'all know how to do a basic French twist, because describing how to do it is a post all its own. This variation on a French twist is thus easy to do, and it looks incredibly elegant. All you need to do is take the leftover loop, flatten it, pin it down, and make sure it matches the approximate shape of a bun. If you've got thin or fine hair, this will make it look lush and bountiful.

The Braided Twist
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