1 section into high pigtails toward the back of your head. 2 Separate a pigtail in two pieces. Twist each piece and then twist the two pieces together. Secure at the end with a bobby bin or elastic while you repeat on the other side. 3 Shows before you twist them together 4 Remove your elastic from the end of each pigtail. Then wrap your pigtails together and secure with bobby pins. Once you have your hair pinned securely, use your fingers to slightly loosen the twists.