Dreadlocks Resources

The Benefits of Aloe Vera for Locs

The Benefits of Aloe Vera for Locs

There is a saying about dreadlocks; if you ask to touch my locs, then be damn sure that your hands and soul are immaculately clean. For some people, dreadlocks are an exotic or attention-grabbing fashion. And for others, growing and nurturing dreadlocks are a realistic representation of culture and spiritual beliefs.  One must take pride in their physical appearance and their hair, especially if you twist or coil your hair into dreadlocks. No matter why you wear dreadlocks, it's essential to take good care of them to keep them healthy. Some dreadlock care products are more beneficial than others.  And one...

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The Ultimate Baby Dreadlocks Maintenance Guide

The Ultimate Baby Dreadlocks Maintenance Guide

Like any hairstyle, baby dreadlocks require maintenance. There are essential steps to take routinely to get the perfectly formed and separated style you're going for. Because it's such a specific look, regular maintenance is perhaps more critical for baby locks than for other hairstyles. However, creating a well-developed maintenance routine can be fun and rewarding, offering the best results for your new baby locks.  Starting Baby Locks Before maintaining your baby dreadlocks, you have to get them started. Some people think that locks are just unwashed sections of hair. In reality, they require active shaping to form correctly. The process...

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What Is The Spiritual Meaning Of Dreadlocks?

What Is The Spiritual Meaning Of Dreadlocks?

Dreadlocks have a past that is shrouded in mystery and ancient wisdom. It is unclear where the twisted locks originated, but they are thought to have roots dating back as early as 3600 years ago with the Minoan civilization in Crete, Greece.

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Is Rose Water For Locs Good?

Is Rose Water For Locs Good?

Rose water has gained some attention and popularity for its benefits to skin and subtle, fresh, and pleasant fragrance. Sometimes used as a facial toner, rose water works great as a skin product because of its ability to moisturize. That said, using rose water for its ‘healing’ properties isn’t all that new: Romans used to bathe in the stuff! With its popularity for use on skin, it’s not all too surprising that individuals have begun using it for their locs and hair as well. Beliefs surrounding the use of rose water have a wide range of positive benefits, including hair...

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Step by Step Guide on How to Start Locs

Step by Step Guide on How to Start Locs

There are many locking methods for beginning dreadlocks. Some begin the process with professional services, where others are comfortable starting their dreadlocks themselves. Whatever the case, this article will help you understand the following key points: The importance of planning your first deadlocking journey The why behind the journey Various locking methods to choose from (depending on hair type), and Importance of selecting the right method We’ve put together a wealth of information that took some time to put together… but what I noticed is during all my research, I never came across an article of why someone would want...

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