How-To: Two-Strand Twist

Written by Matrix TeamAug 29, 2021

Read time 5 min


Easier than braiding, this two-strand twist keeps frizz away and curls under control. Here’s a no-fail approach for getting the look using the new A Curl Can Dream Matrix Total Results line which is designed to preserve and enhance beautiful curl patterns day after day. 

Products Used:

A Curl Can Dream Shampoo

Perfect for weekly wash days, this deep cleansing shampoo gently removes buildup, dirt and impurities while preserving the curl pattern. 

A Curl Can Dream Rich Mask

Nourish thirsty curls and coils with this deeply hydrating mask. Use daily or after every shampoo. Apply and rinse or process with heat for a more powerful moisturizing experience. 

A Curl Can Dream Moisturizing Cream

This rich leave-in cream provides vital moisture and definition without flaking or crunch. It’s the curl-loving go-to for every twisting, braiding, setting and wash-and-go technique. It leaves curls nourished and touchable without a trace of oiliness or crunch.

A Curl Can Dream Light-Weight Oil

Infused with sunflower seed oil, here’s the perfect final act for separating out curls and adding shine. The vegan formula absorbs quickly and completely and protects hair against damage.

Miracle Creator Multi-Benefit Treatment Spray

This hard-working spray nourishes, revitalizes, moisturizes, works as a UV protectant and more with 20+ benefits.


  • Wash and prep hair with A Curl Can Dream Shampoo and Rich Mask.

  • Detangle hair one section at a time using Miracle Creator Multi-Benefit Treatment Spray.

  • Subsection hair into four quadrants.

  • Taking 2-inch sections, fully saturate with a cocktail of Moisturizing Cream and Light Hold Gel.

  • Twist hair adding water, Moisturizing Cream and Light Hold Gel as hair dries.

  • Secure ends with rubber band or perm rod.

  • Repeat throughout remaining quadrants.

  • Air dry or place under hood dryer.

  • Finish with Light-Weight Oil and separate curls.

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