Sick of killing your locks with straighteners, curlers and other chemical products? Senegalese twists can be a great way to protect your hair and give it a much-needed break from some of your damaging daily styling practices. You can easily achieve this versatile and elegant look at home or at the salon. As well as being a protective style, twists also are stunning, unique, low maintenance and easy to style. So whether you’re wanting to wear your twists up, down, knotted, long, short, straight or curled, we have you covered. Check out these Senegalese twist hairstyles for stylish women.
- 1 Senegalese Twist Styles
- 1.1 Small Senegalese Twists
- 1.2 Medium Senegalese Twists
- 1.3 Big Senegalese Twists
- 1.4 Jumbo Senegalese Twists
- 1.5 Short Senegalese Twists
- 1.6 Long Senegalese Twists
- 1.7 Senegalese Twist Updo
- 1.8 Half-Up Half-Down Senegalese Twists
- 1.9 Burgundy Senegalese Twists
- 1.10 Senegalese Twist Top Knot
- 1.11 Senegalese Twist Ponytail
- 1.12 Blonde Senegalese Twists
- 1.13 Senegalese Twist Cornrows
- 1.14 Red Senegalese Twists
- 1.15 Ombre Senegalese Twist
- 1.16 Curly Senegalese Twists
- 1.17 Senegalese Twist Bun
- 1.18 Senegalese Twist Bob
- 1.19 Purple Senegalese Twists
- 1.20 Brown Senegalese Twists
- 1.21 Shoulder Length Senegalese Twists
- 1.22 Wavy Senegalese Twists
- 1.23 Two Tone Senegalese Twists
- 1.24 Senegalese Twist With a Deep Side Part
- 1.25 Long and Natural Senegalese Twist
- 1.26 Senegalese Twists With Charms
- 1.27 Swept Up Senegalese Twists
- 2 How to Do Senegalese Twists
Senegalese Twist Styles
1. Small Senegalese Twists
Get a cool breezy look with these stunning micro Senegalese twists. This charming style is perfect if you’re after no-fuss #wokeuplikethis look.
2. Medium Senegalese Twists
Medium Senegalese twists are great if you have thin to medium thick hair, but still, don’t want to go too big with your twists. Try these pretty medium twists which can be styled just about any way you like.
3. Big Senegalese Twists
Big Senegalese twists are the perfect protective style to keep your natural hair healthy. This look helps you avoid constant straightening, heating and styling with chemical ingredients.
4. Jumbo Senegalese Twists
Try out these jumbo twists for striking, statement-making look. For an elegant and minimal touch, keep your twists sleek and straight, let their size do the talking.
5. Short Senegalese Twists
Twists are a great way to edge up your short style. This cool asymmetric pixie cut will work best with small twists and will help draw attention to your facial features.
6. Long Senegalese Twists
Long hair and Senegalese twists are a match made in hair heaven. For the ultimate reggae vibes go for this super long style with thick twists. If you don’t have the length, you can always rock clip ins.
7. Senegalese Twist Updo
You could go for a simple bun, but why not try something a little more extravagant? Try this unique braided bun for an extra elegant style with plenty of wow factor.
8. Half-Up Half-Down Senegalese Twists
This half-up half-down do is super easy to achieve with twists. It is also ideal for the low-maintenance lady who still wants to add some flair to her hair.
9. Burgundy Senegalese Twists
Fire up your twists with this hot burgundy shade. This is a subtle yet striking colour which works best in dark hair to create a stunning contrast.
10. Senegalese Twist Top Knot
You can never go wrong with a simple top knot, and the Senegalese twist is no exception to this. It is an effortlessly pretty style which helps keep the hair off your face while still looking chic.
11. Senegalese Twist Ponytail
To get this cool pony, flip your hair to the front and take two sections from the base of your neck. Wrap them around the hair to hold the pony. Tie the pieces with a clear elastic or clip underneath to secure. Add some cornrows or braids to the top and side.
12. Blonde Senegalese Twists
Senegalese twists are the ultimate protective style, which is why they work so well for bottle blondes. Twists will make your hair look healthier while giving it much need break from styling so it can repair and grow naturally.
13. Senegalese Twist Cornrows
Cornrows just scream cool, as do Senegalese twists which is why this combo makes the perfect hair pair. Cornrows at the top and side of your head falling back into your twists will edge up your sleek Senegalese style.
14. Red Senegalese Twists
Burgundies bolder sister, red is for those who want to stand out. This fiery shade is a great way to keep your hair nourished and healthy, while adding a little bit extra wow.
15. Ombre Senegalese Twist
Ombre has been a huge hit for years now. Try this cool boho ombre look by twisting some coloured extensions into your own hair. By using extensions, you can swap your look as you please.
16. Curly Senegalese Twists
Twist and curl, girl. Just because you’re already rocking twists doesn’t mean you can’t also curl your locks for special occasions. Go for beach or sleek look, depending on the occasion.
17. Senegalese Twist Bun
Steal Lupita Nyong’o’s style with this creative Senegalese twisted bun. Pull your hair into a pony and twist a section around the base. Drop the rest of the hair to one side and lightly secure with pins.
18. Senegalese Twist Bob
Bob’s and Senegalese Twists is the perfect combination of an edgy yet pretty look. Try this trendy lob length with medium Senegalese twists, or go for a short bob with smaller twists.
19. Purple Senegalese Twists
This stunning amethyst colour is very flattering, especially on those with olive skin. Compliment this deep purple with bright makeup using pinks, reds and browns on your eyes as well as dark purple or nude shades on your lips.
20. Brown Senegalese Twists
Senegalese twists are a protective style, so why not give your hair an added dose of nourishment. This rich golden brown will keep your hair healthy while not going too dark.
21. Shoulder Length Senegalese Twists
Keep your twists small to medium if you’re going to go for a shoulder length style. However, if your hair is thicker you could also carry off big twists. We love this simple pushed back style.
22. Wavy Senegalese Twists
Wavy Senegalese twists are the ultimate laid-back style. This simple beach wave will have you looking fresh off the coast of Columbia.
23. Two Tone Senegalese Twists
Need some summer hair inspiration to heat up your winter? Add golden highlights to freshen up your locks with this stunning two-tone Senegalese twist style.
24. Senegalese Twist With a Deep Side Part
A deep side part is an easy way to change up your twisted style and show off your face. Throw on some statement earrings like hoops or something sparkly to dress up your look.
25. Long and Natural Senegalese Twist
Senegalese twists on their own are simple, pretty and super easy to maintain. Let your long locks flow naturally and let this style speak for itself.
26. Senegalese Twists With Charms
Hair jewellery is an easy way to add some boho flair to your style and let your personality shine through. This look is perfect for festivals and summer get-togethers.
27. Swept Up Senegalese Twists
Keep your hair off your face with this cute simple style. Simply pull all of your hair to one side, creating a swoop across your forehead and pin it.
How to Do Senegalese Twists
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