The Best Starter Locs Guide – Installation, Maintenance, Re-twisting and More

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Stater Locs

After posting the article on Microlocs and Sisterlocs, a lot of you reached out to find out more about starter locs. In this article we will therefore answer the following questions on starter Locs: What are starter locs? What is the best way to start locs? How to maintain starter locs How often should you wash starter locs? How often … Read More

11 Easy Protective Styles You Can Install in Minutes

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Protective hairstyles, easy protective styles for that matter have become a buzzword in the natural hair community as these styles promise low manipulation, quick installation, low maintenance and as the name suggests, protect the hair from damage. There are a variety of protective hairstyles that will switch up your looks as well as keep your hands off the hair for … Read More

Where Did Dreadlocks Originate? Here Are 9 Interesting Accounts

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origin of dreadlocks

Do dreadlocks belong to any culture? This somewhat controversial hairstyle (due to spiritual & cultural affiliations) has been around for decades. Actually, there are multiple accounts on the origin of dreadlocks. In this article we will look at nine different accounts on the origin of dreadlocks. Here is a summary; The origin of dreadlocks can be traced to numerous places … Read More

Microlocs Vs Sisterlocks – What is the Difference?

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Sisterlocks Vs Microlocs

Protective styles such as sisterlocks and microlocs are gaining popularity thanks to the minimal effort required to style and maintain after installation. But wait, what is the difference between sisterlocks and microlocs? The difference between sisterlocks and microlocs is in the size, technique of installation, and cost. Sisterlocks are more intricate to start than microlocs. They are made by parting … Read More