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Popular Headwrap Styles For Locs

Popular Headwrap Styles For Locs

Have you noticed how popular dreadlocks are becoming? Celebrities like Zendaya and even Lady Gaga have made headlines in recent years for rocking faux dreadlocks. Better beats the real thing. Human beings have been wearing dreadlocks since the dawn of recorded history. Dreadlocks were first aesthetically described in ancient Sanskrit scriptures dating back over 4,500 years ago. But that is just the first recorded description of dreadlocks, inferring that they may have existed long before that. And if you are taking the time to wear an ancient natural hairstyle, why not style it up with some fashionable headwrap styles? Get...

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5 Popular Curly Dreadlock Styles

5 Popular Curly Dreadlock Styles

Dreadlocks are so mainstream that style and fashion blogs are now breathlessly critiquing them whenever celebrities wear them. A recent style blog recently declared that there are three main dreadlocks styles. The blog declared that the three main styles of dreadlocks included the "Sister," "Traditional," and the "Freeform." Sister dreadlocks are the nickname for very thin or thin and twisty faux dreadlocks. Traditional dreadlocks are self-explanatory. And Freeform dreadlocks are dreadlocks that are naturally formed with minimal hair manipulation or twisting. It is a wonder that dreadlocks, named such with "dread" in the name, are so popular. Dreadlocks as a...

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Mohawks Dreads: A Cool Way to Rock Your Locs

Mohawks Dreads: A Cool Way to Rock Your Locs

  Source: https://haircutinspiration.com/mens-dreadlocks-styles/  If you ever thought that having dreads was going to be boring, boy were you misinformed! Dreadlocks are versatile and beautiful, and they can take so many forms. This culturally-rich, historic hairstyle can be sophisticated and glamorous or fun and edgy - it’s up to you. Twist your locs into a soft updo, gather them for a ponytail, or go for hair accessories for a boho look. No matter how you slice it, there is a wide variety of hairdos available to loc wearers, and one of the most attractive is the mohawk.  Related: Should You Get...

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How to Get Rid of Dandruff in Your Locs

How to Get Rid of Dandruff in Your Locs

No matter how your hair is styled, dandruff can afflict your scalp and make life a little less joyful. Of course, we maintain that dreadlocks are not only a beautiful way to wear your hair and express yourself, but they’re also clean and healthy. We preface our discussion of dandruff with those facts to say that dandruff isn’t only an issue for some loc-wearers, but rather it’s an issue of scalp health and stimulation, which can, and does, affect many people regardless of hairstyle.    But if you do have locs and are currently dealing with a bout of dandruff,...

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4 Ways to Moisturize Your Locs

4 Ways to Moisturize Your Locs

  Your locs are thirsty, and they need moisture to be and look their best. During the winter, you’ll especially need to give them some loving care - otherwise, they’ll be unnaturally dry, dull, and stiff. These conditions can lead to unnecessary breakage. Moisturizing your locs isn’t difficult, but you need to understand what quenches their thirst and how to bring out their best. Related: How to Stop Your Scalp From Itching if You Have Locs Why Your Locs Are Dry You may be wondering why your locs are feeling and looking dry and dull: You have colored-treated or bleached...

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