Cute Twist Styles

Explore cute twist styles for girls

How to Create a Zig-Zag Twistback | Cute Hairstyles

If you care to venture back to our earliest days on this website, you will find several tightly twisted or braided hairstyles… some involving a zig-zag part.I stumbled upon my earliest hairstyle album a few weeks ago and found a photo of this style that we have...

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The Alternative Braid | With Abby from TwistMePretty

Many of you know that I started as a hairblogger before becoming a YouTuber. As such, I am very familiar with biggest beauty bloggers and those to make a viral splash on Pinterest.Abby Smith, from Twist Me Pretty, is one of those bloggers I have admired for a long...

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Rope-Twist Pinwheel Bun | Prom Hairstyles

Brooklyn has been a bun lover for ages! We joke that she is the most likely to become a librarian, not only because of her huge love of reading, but because her go-to hairstyle is always the Librarian Bun! Well, a few weeks ago, Brooklyn and I began experimenting with...

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How to Create an Infinity Bun | Updo Hairstyles

If you are looking for Prom hairstyles, the Infinity Bun would be a perfect inclusion! Today’s updo hairstyle is super easy, taking literally like 3 minutes to do! {That really was the point, to create something beautiful and elegant enough to look like you...

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Rope-Braided Heart | Valentine’s Day Hairstyles

We are gaining quite the extensive list of Valentine’s Day Hairstyles, with some from as far back as 2009. Feel free to click the link to view them all! Today we are going to teach you how to create a Rope-Braided Heart updo.  This tutorial uses aspects from a...

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How to Create a Crossover Dutch Braid

One of our favorite hairstyles of all time is the Lace Braid, not just because they are simple and elegant, but because they wear very well throughout the day. The challenge is to try and find ways to create variations of if that are different, given that the Lace...

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Easy Twist Updo | Prom Hairstyles

We have had quite a few requests for formal updos lately, with all the formal dances going on and the upcoming Prom season. Today we wanted to show you this variation of a twisted bun style that we first did over two years ago. On Brooklyn, we used a curling wand to...

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DIY Double Fishtail Twist | Braided Hairstyles

My little Bailey is becoming quite an expert little braider! She has been wearing this one around as one of her go-to hairstyles lately, and telling me about her friends’ reactions. So, I asked her if she would be willing to share it with you, too, and...

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Triple Lace Side Twists and Bonus Video by Twins

Bailey is becoming quite the little hairstylist, always trying new things out on her own! This past week, Bailey tried out this twist hairstyle and received compliments from her friends on it several times. I noticed the style even though she did not actually come up...

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Crown Rope Twist Braid | Updo Hairstyles

Yes, it is time for another super cute updo, especially with all of the school homecoming dances going on nationwide. Today we want to show you an updo that we love, which is actually a variation of our own Crown Braid {Milkmaid or Carousel Braid} tutorial from...

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Headband Twist | Half-Up Half Down Hairstyles

We want to see your re-created photos! Be sure to tag your own photos with #CGHHeadbandTwist on Instagram and Twitter this week, and we may repost yours! * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * Several months ago Brooklyn was wearing a headband we bought from Target, one that was...

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Double-Twist Bun Updo | Homecoming Hairstyles

Note from Mindy: Now all of the images on this site are “pin-able” on Pinterest!  All you have to do is hover your pointer over the photo and you will see a red-and-white “Pin It” button on the top left corner of it!  If you click that button,...

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Stacked Twist | Cute Braided Hairstyles

A few months ago we showed you how to create the Stacked Braid, and it has been very popular! At the same time, we experimented by stacking the base braid with a rope braid twist on top and it is equally as cute! You simply use the same technique in stacking the...

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Winding Lace Braid Ponytail

You all know that we absolutely adore Lace Braids in our home! A little over a year ago, a fan emailed us the lace braid ponytail photo that had been circulating on Pinterest and we filmed a tutorial on CGH#3 at that time. The video ended up being super long, lace...

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Bailey’s Double Lace Twists | 3-Minute Hairstyles

Our Same-Side Lace Braid tutorial has been VERY popular, just passing 3,000,000 views yesterday! Well, my 13-year old daughter, Bailey, knew it was popular, so she took it upon herself to figure out how to get a similar look… but with twists!  As you can see...

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Hair-Wrapped Rope Braid | Easy Hairstyles

This hairstyle is so fast and simple! I love a good rope braid {or plait} for those “Running-Behind Mornings” when I do not have much time to get myself or my girls ready before school. My niece Aniston spent the night last weekend at my house with the...

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Subtle Twist into Side Braid | Easy Hairstyles

Quick and easy, those are the hairstyles that I LOVE!!! This one is a perfect hairstyle for those days or mornings when you have very little time on your hands. Perhaps what I enjoy the most about it is that the style is meant to be loose. There is nothing wrong with...

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Pullbacks into Square Knot | Daddy ‘Do Hairstyles

This hairstyle tutorial is the result of what happens when daddy is home alone with the kids while I am out of town! Unfortunately, the video I left in reserve for our usual weekly upload has sound issues. My hubby called to let me know, which created a perfect...

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Twisted Zig-Zag Hairdo | Updo Hairstyles

As promised a few weeks ago, we wanted to post an updo hairstyle for you… please keep in mind that this style really is a twist hairstyle, not a braid. {It sure does look like a braid, however!} This hairdo utilizes a very simple twisting technique, adding in...

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Side Flat Twists | Back-to-School Hairstyles

I know that many of our styles I use on my daughters, and that so many of our earlier styles were meant for little girls. Well, today we wanted to do something for the older girls that is very fun… with a little edge and punk! I first noticed a variation of this...

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Double French Braid and Twist | Braid Hairstyles

Over the past few months, we have received so many requests for hairstyles that it is hard to accommodate all of them.   We wish we had time to do all of them, but with six children who are my highest priority… it is difficult to find spare time. What we do...

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Waterfall Twist | Beautiful Teen Hairstyles

We have received a lot of attention for our Waterfall Braid hairstyle tutorials, with over 18 million YouTube views between our first two videos alone! What I hear from some girls, is that they are not very good at French braiding and as such they can never get the...

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Double Twist-Around Bun | Updo Hairstyles

Here is another super cute bun hairstyle, that is perfect for girls of all ages. It is one of our easiest undo hairstyles as well. This hairdo uses two French twistbacks. Begin by making the twist backs from the front, adding hair as you go until you reach the back....

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Spiral Twists | Updo Hairstyles

This is a viewer-inspired hairstyle! Cristina emailed me with a link to a YouTube video where she wanted to show me a hairdo that she loves to do on her daughter. We viewed it, liked it, and filmed our own take on it with an added “spin” {literally}! ...

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Triple Twist-and-Pin | Updo Hairstyles

As you know, I have been loving Pinterest lately as it allows many of my fans to @Mindy “MrsHairdo” me in their hairstyle pins so that I can have a better way to keep track of fan suggestions. This is one that I have actually been doing on myself a lot...

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Four Twist Ponytail | Daddy 'Do Hairstyles

It is time for another Daddy ‘Do hairstyle, a style that is so easy a dad can do it! This incorporates a high ponytail that is then separated into four equal parts.  Each section is then divided again, the two strands twisted into each another tightly, then...

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Double French Twistback | Short Hairstyles

By request, I have started to go through some of our short hairstyles that we have not yet filmed. I have done this double twist hairstyle before in a photo tutorial, but here I decided to film it on my #4 daughter who has the short A-line bob. It is another simple...

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Pretzel Twist into Messy Bun

This hairstyle is another quick one that can be done in under three minutes. It incorporates the use of a ponytail separated into two twists that form the shape of a pretzel, and then tied off with a hairband and finished into a fun messy bun. You will find that this...

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Double-Twist Ponytail | Simple Hairstyles

If you are looking for an easy trick for the Fishtail Braid, then this ponytail style is just for you! (Although it was not my intention, feedback thus far is that this looks a lot like a fishtail and can be done in half the time.) What is great about this hairstyle...

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Single Twistback | Mom Hairstyles

I am on a recent mission to provide those of you moms some more simple, yet cute, mommy hairdos!  I mean, we make our girls look cute… but sometimes we forget about ourselves!  Actually, girls of all ages can use this, and it literally takes one minute to...

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Twistbacks into Messy Bun | Mom Hairstyles

So many moms ask about the styles that I wear as I film hairstyles on my daughters, and how to do them. When I think about styles for the site, I pretty much only think about hairstyles on my girls. But that should not mean that I should only think about them, right?...

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Double-Twist Hearts | Valentine's Day Hairstyles

*Note from Mindy: Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Let’s see how many V-day hairstyles we can get out on February 14th! Tell as many friends as you can, because we want to see thousands of little hearts walking everywhere! * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~ * ~...

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Forward Twistback into Bun | Updo Hairstyles

Interestingly enough, I found the idea for this hairstyle from an article on 2011 Hair Trends which highlights the new trends in high fashion being various forms of twists! They found that Prada, YSL, and Blanc de Chine are all using twist hairstyles in their Spring...

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