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It’s a question you will be asking yourself for months into getting your dreadlocks. You feel the need to ask this because when it comes to hair, you expect and anticipate it to grow and as it does it will look differently, feel differently, and act differently.Read more... →
Podcast Episode 9: The Hazards of Dreadlocks In this episode, we discuss a few of the numerous hazards of having dreads, from getting it caught in tight spaces, to the most common questions we get, to inappropriate touching in the grocery store. If you have dreads or
Podcast Episode 8: Dreadlock Tools of the Trade In this podcast, we discuss the dreadlock tools that will help you start and maintain your dreads. Included in the discussion is clarifying shampoo (of course!), hair clips, a proper dreadlock comb, different moisturizing oils, rubber bands, and the
Podcast Episode 7: NEVER Overlook This Dreadlock Tip! In this podcast episode, we discuss this important step you should never overlook. Ever. Listen Here Start Your Dreads With Our FREE Eguide!Maintain Your Dreads with Our DIY Video Course! For All Hair Types
Podcast Episode 6: How to Moisturize Your Dreadlocks In this video podcast, I give a demonstration on how to effectively moisturize your dreads. Watch It Here Start Your Dreads With Our FREE Eguide!Maintain Your Dreads with Our DIY Video Course! For All Hair Types
Podcast Episode 5: Dispelling Common Dreadlock Myths! In this podcast, we review and dispel the most common dreadlock myths. It’s amazing how often non-dreadlocked people as me the same questions. It’s time to get the truth out there! Listen Here Start Your Dreads With Our FREE Eguide!Maintain
Transitioning to Natural Hair There are plenty of reasons someone may want to transition to natural hair from processed hair. Many women want to make a cultural connection, stop spending money in salons or appreciate the versatility of natural hair. My personal reason was simply to saveRead more... →
A NATURAL MOMENT: Protecting Winter Hair from Winter Dryness // http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/show_ads.js 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. ProtectiveRead more... →
Podcast Episode 4: Preparing Your Hair For Dreadlocks In this episode, I give you a rundown on steps you can take to make your transition into dreadlocks easier, from the shampoo that you use to the junk you put in your mouth. Despite popular belief, great dreadlocks
Podcast Episode 3: A Bit About My Dreadlock Journey In this episode, I give you some background about my own personal dreadlock journey so that you get a better understanding of where I’m coming from. I touch upon how I started my dreads, some things I would