The 12 Prettiest, Most-Protective Twisted Hairstyle Ideas to Copy Right Now

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Whether you’re trying to grow out your hair by switching from wash-and-gos to protective styles, or you’re just bored with your current go-to hairstyle, we’ve plucked the 12 prettiest twisted hairstyles to keep you out of a hair rut for, uh, a very, very long time. Check out our favorites, ahead, and grab your leave-ins and combs—you're about to spend your night twisting.

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1 Jumbo Twisted Pigtails

New video on this hairstyle direct link in my bio!!! Hair: @bigchophair 2 bundles 18" blown straight clip-ins Lippie: @colouredraine XOXO

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2 Threaded, Waist-Length Twists
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3 Double Rope-Twist Buns with Gold Cuffs

Hey y'all ✨

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5 Piled and Twisted Updo

florals + high buns #happysunday #beautyloveculture

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6 Super-Thick, Cherry-Red Twists

When that light hit u ______________________________________ Photo by @mangum__

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7 Cornrow-to-Twists Updo

SLAY!!! 🔥😍❤️ Hair - @dynamitehaircollection Makeup - @peaceibadin_mua

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10 Soft Jumbo Twists

Drew Barrymore playing in the background

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