Your Hair is Sacred AF! Here’s Why!

Top by goodbeardday.com   Don’t get it twisted, beautiful ppl! Our hair is connected to our spirit/energy. It’s partly why we are so attached to our hair since being on our loc journey. why? Because as our hair grows, we grow. Our hair holds power and our hair is very sacred, and for many reasons,…

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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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Locs VS. Dreads: Which Do You Prefer?

In recent years, we have debated using the term “Dreads”, because, for some of us, it deems our hair as dreadful. I must admit, for a while, I preferred “locs” for that obvious reason….until I did my research on the origin of the term. As of today, when people call my locs “dreads”, I don’t go…

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Things NOT To Do With Your Locs!

Some of us are not as fortunate and cannot afford to keep up maintenance with a loctician, so we have to do what we have to do at home. The risk behind that is the potential to damage our locs. The first year of my loc journey, I KNOW I’ve done some things to my…

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How to Preserve Your Locs/Retwist While Working Out

For those of us with an active lifestyle, particularly in fitness and sports, we hate to think that our fresh retwists cannot look so fresh after an intense workout or a game. The good thing is we can exercise, run, jump, catch that ball and afterward, will still look like we’ve just had loc maintenance. Use…

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You Can’t Combat Frizzy Locs! Here’s Why…

Many of us ask ourselves the question throughout our loc journey and that’s “How can we prevent frizziness?”. To be honest…frizziness is a natural part of our loc journey, so there really isn’t anything we can do to combat it. As explained here, frizziness begins to form between 6 & 9 months of your loc…

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Dear Locs: To Those Who Has Combed Out Locs Or Plan To…

I feel compelled to share my thoughts with the loc’d community regarding recent actions against a popular Youtuber. On her channel, Natural Nirvana, the beautiful soul recently showed off her transformation from locs to loose natural. You can watch here.  Despite her transparency and her courage to depart from the loc’d community gracefully, there were some cruel…

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