MsG's links reminded me of the Topsy Tail
http://www.asseenontv.com/prod-pages/topsy_tail.html

Which you can basically do without the tool if you pull your hair into a low ponytail, secure it with a band, then flip the tail up and through the hair at the nape of the neck, creating twists. You could do this in a half-up too.
Originally Posted by solidgold
I had one of these when I was little. I loved it
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity