‘Tis the season for up-swept hair, intricate details and bold color! You loc-wearers are by no means left out of all the fun. I scoured the web and found 12 beautiful loc hairstyles to rock this spring right on into summertime!
When Meagan Good stepped on the scene rocking Lisa Bonet-esque goddess faux locs, we ALL wanted to know who, what and how! One of our favorite vloggers shows us how to recreate the look with a simple tutorial.
The Interlocking method of starting locs is an alternative to the more traditional palm rolling loc method. It is more ideal for a fine hair texture, an active lifestyle or scalp discomfort that requires frequent shampooing hair.
The Palm or Tool: Techniques For Starting and Maintaining Locs
Starting Locs Part 1: Palm RollingPalm rolling and Interlocking are the most common ways to start locs or dreadlocks. We will discuss these two loc methods and how to care for your hair once loc’d in two parts. The first part will describe palm rolling pros and cons.
Kaneisha Loc’d Her Hair 6 Years Ago and Says She Has Never Felt Sexier. “Becoming my own stylist, I let go of the hair drama and stepped into the sexiness that I’d always suspected was my birthright.”
Rocquelle over at Consider Me Lovely shares one of her many hairstyles with us. If you love long luscious locs and fashion you’ll love her blog, Consider Me Lovely. See tutorial video here.
What they don’t tell you about sisterlocks maintance. There are very strict guidelines for Sisterlock which prohibit tutorials. Very hush-hush.
One of our NHR readers ask “I have locs I notice my hair is dry what can I use to keep my hair moist and healthy?” Guest blogger Terez Howard answers. Comment below with tips on keeping locs moisturized.
Dynamic Runner does a quick tutorial on how to tightening locs with a latch hook. The process is called interlocking. The process of interlocking locs requires a tool appropriately called an interlocking tool. It is made from a durable, flexible plastic. There are some metal latch-hook tools used for crocheting that some recommend instead. But they […]