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Getting Ready for Dreadlocks

Getting Ready for Dreadlocks

Getting Ready for Dreadlocks Congratulations on your decision to get dreadlocks. Of the countless number of hairstyles out there, none of them have the same culture-rich history and appeal as dreads. However, the key to sporting attractive, healthy dreads lies in preparation. Watch What You Eat! Remember […]

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How to Prevent Your Dreads From Thinning Out

How to Prevent Your Dreads From Thinning Out

How to Prevent Your Dreads From Thinning Out Thinning is a problem that occurs in people with all hair styles, including dreadlocks. Your locks may initially look full, but over time they may begin to thin out. Whether you’re a man, woman, young or old, no one […]

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Real vs Synthetic Dreadlocks: Which Should I Choose?

Real vs Synthetic Dreadlocks: Which Should I Choose?

Real vs Synthetic Dreadlocks: Which Should I Choose? So you’ve made the decision to sport dreadlocks, but now you’re faced with the task of choosing real or synthetic dreads. Color Variety One of the perks of synthetic dreadlocks is the vast array of colors that are available. […]

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Dealing With Loose Hair Around Your Dreadlocks

Dealing With Loose Hair Around Your Dreadlocks

Dealing With Loose Hair Around Your Dreadlocks No matter how hard you try to prevent it, you’ll inevitably find some strands of hair growing outside of your dreadlocks. When hair sheds, it’s replaced by new strands. As long as your hair is properly dreaded (check out our […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Dreadlocks

Frequently Asked Questions About Dreadlocks

Frequently Asked Questions About Dreadlocks Can I Brush My Dreads? In most cases, the answer is no. Dreadlocks are inherently designed to be intertwined, and brushing could unravel them, negating all of the hard work you put into creating them. Can I Wash My Dreads? There’s some […]

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How To Sleep With Dreadlocks: Tips For Newcomers

How To Sleep With Dreadlocks: Tips For Newcomers

How To Sleep With Dreadlocks: Tips For Newcomers Now that you’re sporting some fresh dreadlocks, you might be wondering how you’re supposed to sleep them. Dreadlocks require special care to preserve the appearance of well-manicured “locks” rather than tangles. Sleeping on your dreads the wrong way could […]

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5 Ways To Make Your Dreads Grow Faster

5 Ways To Make Your Dreads Grow Faster

5 Ways To Make Your Dreads Grow Faster Have you checked out our ebook? How To Grow Your Dreads Faster, Longer, and Stronger     Nothing beats the classic, culture-rich appearance of dreadlocks. But if you’re looking to sport this hairstyle, you’ll have to be patient and wait […]

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NATURAL HAIR MOMENT: Protecting Winter Hair from Winter Dryness

NATURAL HAIR MOMENT: Protecting Winter Hair from Winter Dryness

A NATURAL MOMENT: Protecting Winter Hair from Winter Dryness It is always difficult to keep natural hair moisturized due to its unique attributes and harsh winters do nothing to help. There are some tried and true tips that should aid fellow naturalistas.     Protective Styling   […]

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1 Dreadlock Step Most People Forget To Do

1 Dreadlock Step Most People Forget To Do

The 1 Dreadlock Step Most People Forget To Do We all know the importance of following through with the major dreadlocking steps, such as one of the many different dread starting methods, proper upkeep, and consistently using a good clarifying shampoo. However, there is a quick, easy […]

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1 Dreadlock Problem No One Talks About

1 Dreadlock Problem No One Talks About

1 Dreadlock Problem No One Talks About Everyone knows starting and maintaining dreadlocks is a never-ending adventure. Often, I get people coming up to me, exclaiming, “I love your hair! You have such beautiful dreadlocks.” Each time this happens, I can’t help but chuckle to myself a […]

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