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Can I Use Beeswax on My Dreadlocks?

Can I Use Beeswax on My Dreadlocks?

Can I Use Beeswax on My Dreadlocks? Beeswax is a natural, organic compound that’s commonly used in hair products. It is formed by worker bees that secrete the wax in the hive. The workers then collect the wax, using to create supporting structures within the hive. In […]

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Dreadlocks: Separating the Facts from the Fiction

Dreadlocks: Separating the Facts from the Fiction

Dreadlocks: Separating the Facts from the Fiction There’s a lot of misinformation out there on the subject of dreadlocks, leaving many people to have the wrong impression on this classic hairstyle. In an effort to separate the facts from the fiction, we’re going to shed some light […]

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Benefits of Having Dreadlocks

Benefits of Having Dreadlocks

Benefits of Having Dreadlocks Thinking about changing your hairstyle? There are a countless number of hairstyles from which to choose, all of which have their own unique appearance and characteristics. However, dreadlocks offers several unique advantages that aren’t found elsewhere. Just check out some of the benefits […]

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Dreadlocks: Fighting the Frizz

Dreadlocks: Fighting the Frizz

Dreadlocks: Fighting the Frizz Hair frizz is something that nearly everyone will experience at some point in their lives, regardless of age, gender and ethnicity. You may go to bed with a well-manicured head of hair, only to wake up and discover that it’s a frizzy mess. […]

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Are You Guilty of Making these Mistakes With Your Dreads?

Are You Guilty of Making these Mistakes With Your Dreads?

Are You Guilty of Making these Mistakes With Your Dreads? If you’re thinking about dreading your hair, you’ll want to avoid making the following mistakes. While these mistakes may seem harmless enough, they can affect both the appearance and health of your dreads. Making the Roots Too […]

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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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Tips on Dreading and Tightening Your Roots

Tips on Dreading and Tightening Your Roots

Tips on Dreading and Tightening Your Roots Contrary to what some people may believe, dreadlocks do require some basic maintenance to preserve their distinct “locked” appearance. Even if you’ve successfully dreaded all your hair, new hair must be dreaded as it grows from your roots. Your hair […]

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The Beginners Guide to Dreadlocks Care and Maintenance

The Beginners Guide to Dreadlocks Care and Maintenance

The Beginners Guide to Dreadlocks Care and Maintenance Dreadlocks are a relatively low-maintenance hairstyle, but there are still certain things you must do to keep them healthy and mess-free. Following maintenance and care tips listed below will give you a head start on your dreadlocks. Don’t Overdo […]

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5 Reasons Why Dreadlocks are Awesome

5 Reasons Why Dreadlocks are Awesome

5 Reasons Why Dreadlocks are Awesome Thinking about changing up your normal hairstyle with dreadlocks? There are a number of reasons why dreadlocks are awesome, some of which you may already know, but others will likely surprise you. Your Hair Will Dread Itself It’s a common misconception […]

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Taking a Look Back at The History of Dreadlocks

Taking a Look Back at The History of Dreadlocks

Taking a Look Back at The History of Dreadlocks Ever wonder how dreadlocks came to be one of the most iconic and culturally diverse hair styles in the world? Some attribute its popularity to the Rastafarian movement of the 20th century. While this certainly played a role […]

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