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Everything You Need to Know About Residue-Free Shampoo

Everything You Need to Know About Residue-Free Shampoo

The needs of your dreadlocks are not complicated. Your locs need to be clean, hydrated, and protected. Contrary to this realization, the market is flooded with products that don’t serve the real needs of your locs. One of the main culprits is shampoo. Depending on the size, length, and texture of your dreadlocks, your shampoo may be doing more harm to your hair than good.  Every time you wash your hair, no matter how good you are at rinsing - your shampoo may be leaving behind some of its chemical components. This is what we call residue, and in time,...

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Are Hot Oil Treatments for Locs a Good Idea?

Are Hot Oil Treatments for Locs a Good Idea?

Wondering if a hot oil treatment is a good idea for your dreadlocks? The answer is yes, and we’ll tell you why.

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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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