Twist-back into Ponytail Twist-Flip Combo

June 14, 2009

This hairstyle may look complicated, but if you know how to do a simple twist then you can do this do!

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Items needed: Brush, comb, hairspray, spray bottle, 4 rubber bands, and accessories.

Time requirement: 10 minutes.

Skill Level: Medium

Step-by-Step Instructions:

To begin, part the hair on either side…

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Then part down from the middle part to the ears on both sides of the head…

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Secure with clips or rubber bands to keep hair out of the way. Take the front section on the right and seperate into two pieces…

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Twist them tightly together…

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Have your DD (Darling Daughter) hold the twist. Now repeat on the other side and have DD hold the second twist. Now part remaining back of hair into two sections. Clip one side out of the way…

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Gather the right side of hair into a ponytail and add in the twist your DD held…

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Secure with a rubber band…

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Repeat on the left side…

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To create ponytail twists, start by seperating one ponytail into two even sections and then seperate each section again for a total of four sections…

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Twist strands #1 and #2 together. Repeat with strands #3 and #4. You should have TWO twists for each ponytail…

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Now, twist the two twists together (they will naturally want to do this on their own) and then secure at the end with a rubber band…

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For added flair, flip the ends up before adding the rubberband…

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Repeat the two-twist process on the other ponytail and secure with a rubber-band. Add flowers or bows as desired…

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Happy Hairdoing!

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10 thoughts on “Twist-back into Ponytail Twist-Flip Combo

  1. Wow! Your daughter has to be the most patient child I’ve seen. Plus the fact that she is absolutely adorable <3
    This is amazing and I'll try them out on my niece, provided she stays still enough ;)

  2. I’m 11and I find these hairstyles fun and unlike . I love experimenting with them and I’m going to try to use these at school
    Plus can you please make a video for this one because I find it quite hard to follow the instructions

  3. Hi similar to Carresa I am also a 12 year old girl who does her own hair. I dont have many accesories but i do have a curling iron and straightner plus some hair tyes and a few bobby pins. Can you post some easy hairstyles i can do b4 school by myself? (The messy bun earned many compliments and i could do it myself). Thanks :)

  4. My mom doesn’t help me with my hair and i don’t have all that many hair tools. Can you show us a easy hairstyle for a 12 year old girl to do by herslf
    – Please and thank you

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