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What To Know About Maintaining Frizzy Dreads

What To Know About Maintaining Frizzy Dreads

One of the worst false stereotypes about dreadlocks is that they are aesthetically messy, dirty, and hard to maintain. It is a vile stereotype meant to demean and diminish the pride of black people.  Dreadlocks are the world's most ancient hairstyle. The first documentation of dreadlocks occurred over 3,521 years ago. But that is only the first recorded inference of someone writing about dreadlocks. Humans have only been writing and chronicling their experiences for a few thousand years. Historians believe that modern writing as we know it was first developed in Mesopotamia over 5,400 years ago.  Since then, stereotypes about...

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The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Locs Fresh

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Locs Fresh

So, you're finally growing out that gorgeous mane of dreadlocks you have longed for. Your locs are healthy, tight, and you love caring for them. You have managed to debunk many common misconceptions about dreadlocks, and your hair is clean, fresh, and beautiful. But life does happen, and sometimes it is challenging to keep your locs fresh. Hot weather, swimming, workouts, etc., are all times when your locs can get sweaty between wash days. So, is it possible to continue to live a fun and active life while maintaining your locs? Yes, it is, and we'll show you how.  Related:...

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The Best Loc Styles For Ladies

The Best Loc Styles For Ladies

Your hairstyle says plenty about you and your personality. Your hairstyle is almost like your I.D. card when you think about it. So, why do women like to change it so often? The average person changes their hair at least four times annually. But this is probably a conservative estimate. Some studies suggest that the average woman may change her hairstyle over five times annually or 100 times over their lifetime. Varying and changing hairstyles is essential to the feminine psyche; it's a psychological aspect that may be embedded in the DNA. Some scientists are experimenting with an A.I. to...

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The Best 2 Strand Twist Styles for Locs

The Best 2 Strand Twist Styles for Locs

The two-strand twist dreadlock style is controversial for many reasons. They take a long time to form into dreadlocks. And they are technically hair twists - two-strand twists take a long time to develop into dreadlocks. But two-strand twist dreadlocks are aesthetically striking and develop into thick dreadlock strands once the spiral twists disappear. And this is a relatively easy way to start your dreadlocks. So, let's talk about two-strand twist dreadlocks and three of the best styles you can try out now. Lion Locs dreadlock care products are all-natural, vegan, and organic. Give your dreadlocks the best care possible....

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Lessons Having Locs Will Teach You

Lessons Having Locs Will Teach You

There is something beautiful about dreadlocks and how they seem to capture the wearer's essence. Each person's locs are unique to them, and the process of growing your locs will also grow you as a person. It's inevitable.  You may start out with fear and trepidation, but there's this moment that it dawns on you that it doesn't matter if other people won't appreciate your locs. It's when you realize that you don't have to submit to other people's beauty standards, but you can set your own. You can determine that dreadlocks are beautiful and courageous, and you look fabulous...

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