Locs! It’s Not Just A Hair Style!

The loc community has one thing in common….the deep connection we have with our hair.   In case you don’t know, locs is NOT just a hairstyle for us. It is a way of life. Locs are symbolic of our strength, personal growth, and our spiritual journey. Our new locs starts off as the beginning of a new…

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Dear Locs: 5 Tips Before Starting Locs

Getting locs is such a life-changing experience so it’s easy for someone to consider growing them. However, there are a lot more to consider than just the metaphysical abilities associated with growing locs.   Start locs for YOU- I’ve had people tell me that they’ve started locs for others, particularly husbands/wives/boyfriends/girlfriends, etc. And while I feel how loving that…

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6 Common Problems We Go Through While Growing Locs

When growing our locs, we either prepare ourselves for what’s to come, or discover our errors through “trial & error”. Despite the lovely journey we are growing through getting to know our locs, we can’t help but point out the obvious problems we face as our locs get longer. Here are six common problems we go…

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The Four Stages Of Locs & What To Expect

When we start our locs, it’s such a liberating & life-changing experience. However, to know that the phases of starter locs to adult locs is a long journey ahead can be overwhelming. Especially if we’re anxious to get to the final phase of our journey. If you’ve recently started locs, you should know what to expect…

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Wanna Freeform Your Locs? Here’s What You Need To Know!

Starting free-formed locs can be a very liberating experience and the great thing about them is that you can start them at any stage of your loc progress. Letting your locs just do what it does without any form of manipulation requires one to have self-confidence, self-acceptance, and the ability to embrace the natural beauty of the…

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Fun Ways You Can Rock Your Locs At ANY Length!

One of the biggest misconceptions about locs is that they cannot be versatile. That couldn’t be farthest from the truth! Dear Locs is here to show you the many fun ways you can rock your locs at ANY length! Starter/baby locs styles When it comes to starter locs, there’s more to consider because of its length….

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Dear Locs: How To Deal with Loc Envy

Do you ever go through a sea of emotions when you come across a loc’d woman/man whose locs are so gotdamn gorgeous, you begin to wonder if you’ll be that lucky yours will come out like theirs? As much as we admire our favorite loc’d people, it’s a natural reaction to have some loc envy. Particularly those of…

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