Loc Journey Files: Sakhele’s Loc Journey

DL: How long have you been loc’d? Sakhele: I have been loc’d for 7 years now and I just trimmed them last year January because I wasn’t dying them natural products and I wasn’t properly maintaining them, as a result they became thinner and lost the volume it once had. So, I decided to trim them…

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Dear Locs: Meet Thorton Paul

Thorton Paul is not only turning heads as a successful model! He’s also turning heads with his beautiful locs! Get to know this former Basketball player, Essence Magazine’s Eye Candy, & future author as he share’s his loc journey and more!   DL: How long have you been loc’d? Thorton: I’ve been loc’d for 4…

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Dear Locs: Meet Onuorah

This handsome model, artist, and entrepreneur is taking the world by storm but it’s his signature locs that makes him stand out in the community. Get to know Onuorah as he shares his journey as a man with locs and so much more!   DL: How long have you been loc’d? Onuorah: I’ve been loc’d…

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Dear Locs: Meet Brent Birckhead

When this handsome sax player is not WOWing fans on a stage shared with artists like Lauryn Hill, he’s WOWing us with his beautiful locs. Get to know Brent as he shares his loc journey & more! DL: How long have you been loc’d? Brent: 9 years June 2008 DL: Why did you decide to…

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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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Dear Locs: Meet YBC Tha NeRd

This unique Hip Hop artist is not only gaining fans through his music but also with his long locs. Get to know Edward AKA YBC Tha Nerd as he shares his experience as a loc’d man.   DL:  how long have you been loc’d? YBC: for about 5 years but this is actually my second…

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Over-Twisting and The Damages It’ll Cause

My name is Mariah & I’ve started a hair company called #MyHairMatters. My goals are to end discrimination against hair such as braids, locs, and loose natural hair. I want to discuss over-twisting and the damages it’ll cause. From experience, over-twisting is NEVER a good thing. You have to be patient with your loc process…

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