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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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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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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Dear Locs: Different Twisting Techniques

By Susan Smith Website: Inspired Locs     One of the beautiful things about locs is that it doesn’t require many “tools”. As a matter of fact, depending on the style of locs you choose, it doesn’t require anything. The popular “tool” used for locs is the latch hook. This tool is used by people…

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Dear Locs: The Benefits of Rose Water

Rose water is the magic potion that not only moisturizes your locs the way you need them moisturized, but it’s vital for skin moisture, as well. Some of the many benefits of rose water include:  A pleasant scent. Can be used as an antiseptic because of its antibacterial properties that aid in reducing acne, dermatitis, and eczema….

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