Locs Resources

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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How To Fix Dread Roots

How To Fix Dread Roots

Loose hair at the root is inevitable when growing dreads. Some of it is due to new growth - yet to be included in your dreads, and some are intentionally left loose.

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How To Tighten Your Locs

How To Tighten Your Locs

The goal with locs is to have shafts that are tight, clean, and healthy. But like any goal, it will take time to get there, and sometimes, once you’re there, you can experience setbacks. Loose dreads are shafts that are not as condensed as they should be, and can signal immature locs or damage to mature locs. 

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Dreadlocks vs Cornrows: What’s the difference? 

Dreadlocks vs Cornrows: What’s the difference? 

What is the difference between dreadlocks and cornrows? This is an interesting question, as these are each excellent hairstyle options. There are a few similarities, but they are also very different.  

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