This evening’s hair took me about 5.5 to 6 hours from start to finish.
I started by detangling into four sections with my Tangle Teaser. Next I shampoo with my Shea Moisture shampoo and afterwards I applied the Shea Moisture Masque to each section, clipped them and tied my hair up with a plastic grocery bag (thanks for the tip Tam).
After wearing the masque for about 40 minutes, I rinsed it out and began to twist with a mixture of Knot Today, coconut oil and Hawaiian Silky Miracle Worker. One flat twist across the front and a head full of twists later, TaDa. Let’s see how it looks in the morning though.
I REALLY need to learn how to flat twist…so pretty.
Flat twists are essentially cornrows, but using 2 strands of hair instead of 3. Part your hair using a rat tail comb or something to make the parts sharp. Separate section into 2 strands at the hairline. Wind one strand over the other like a rope, picking up hair as you move down the…