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When Is the Proper Time to Wash Starter Locs?

When Is the Proper Time to Wash Starter Locs?

Starter locs is an exciting time since it’s the first step in your locs journey.  However, you might have questions about when and how frequently you should wash starter locs. We put together this guide to explain the proper time to wash starter locs and give tips on washing and maintaining them properly as they mature.  Related: How To Clean Gunk Out Of Dreadlocks? What Are Starter Locs? Starter locs, also commonly called baby locs, is a term that refers to the initial stage after your dreadlocks have been locked. Your locs will be in their starter phase for anywhere...

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What Exactly Is Vegan Hair Care?

What Exactly Is Vegan Hair Care?

These days, it’s almost impossible not to be aware of vegans. However, when most people hear the term, they picture it applied to people’s diets. The reality is that this is only one aspect of being vegan.  Prioritizing plant-based products can also extend into the world of hair care. But precisely what is vegan hair care? And why should you consider prioritizing it in your life?  In this guide, we’ll be doing a deep dive into these questions and more. That way, you can make the decision about whether you want to go vegan with your daily hair routine.  What...

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What Exactly Is a Loctician?

What Exactly Is a Loctician?

If you have dreadlocks or are thinking about growing them, you might have come across the term loctician and wondered what they were.  In this article, we’ll define what exactly a loctician is and how they can support and help you with creating and maintaining them as they grow. Related: How To Keep Your Dreadlocks Out Of Your Face? What is a Loctician? A loctician is a professional hair stylist who specializes in styling and caring for hair that is locked or in a specific hairstyle called dreadlocks. Locticians use various techniques to create and maintain dreadlocks, including backcombing, hand...

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What Exactly Does Sea Salt Spray Do For Your Hair?

What Exactly Does Sea Salt Spray Do For Your Hair?

Many people want to capture the natural, shaggy look your hair takes on after you swim in the salty ocean. Sadly, unless you’re a professional surfer, you will likely not go into salt water daily.  The good news is that there are products like sea salt pray that can capture many benefits that salt water brings to hair. But what exactly does sea salt spray do for your hair? And is it worth investing in for your locs?  In this guide, we’ll be exploring the answers to these questions and more. That way, you can use sea salt spray for...

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What Are the Benefits of Oiling Your Hair?

What Are the Benefits of Oiling Your Hair?

Oiling hair is a practice that’s been used for centuries. Many advocates of this practice claim it’s vital for maintaining shine and protecting hair from the wear and tear of everyday life. But precisely what is hair oiling?  And are any health benefits backed by science that are associated with it? If you want to discover the answer to these questions, and more, you’re in the right place.  In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know about hair oiling and the many benefits that come with it. That way, you can decide for yourself whether or...

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