How to Embellish a French Twist

Level 2/Senior Stylist Sabrina wanted to take a classic updo and add a little something that she already had to accessorize the style. Perfect for the holiday season!

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Select the necklace you want to use.

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Section hair around the crown and clip.

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Section rest of hair into 2 pieces. Roll one side and pin done the center to create the base of your structure.

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Take the other section and use that piece to weave your necklace into and fold over your base roll.

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String your hair through the necklace to incorporate into the structure of your updo.

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Pin necklace to ensure security of style.

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Pin excess hair from section that had been looped through the necklace.

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Take top section and tease to create volume at the crown.

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Twist back and pin to create a pompadour to add height and drama to overall look.

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Apply finishing touches like pinning up drooping pieces of the necklace or stray pieces of hair.

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Smooth out the sides for polish.

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Finish with your favorite hairspray and ensure hold and security through out your event.

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Structure with an organic playfulness.

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Front view with Terry as the model.

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French Twist revisited for the holidays.

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Party on ladies!

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From The Nesbit Creative Team....we wish all our Snap Guide friends a safe and memorable holiday season! Follow @nesbitsalon on Twitter and Instagram for other holiday looks. Happy Guiding!

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