Penny Thomas

My name is Penny Thomas, I love blogging, and the founder of HTW dreads. I had dreadlocks for the past tens years. However, I cut my hair off to grow them with natural oils and no wax. Apart from my hair, I love reading and swimming.

dreads after sweating and gym

Tips To Maintain Fresh Dreads After Gym And Sweating

Exercise is critical for maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and if you’re working out six to seven times a week, then you’re sweating a lot. This can mess up your fresh re-twist and leave your dread smelly and full of sweat. The last thing you’ll want to do is wash your hair, especially if you did …

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Dread locking

How long does it take for dreads to lock up?

Waiting for your dreads to lock up is not the end goal of your dreads journey. However, unraveling is not a problem anymore at this stage. For healthy dreadlocks, no products will increase the locking process, and with patience and daily moisturizing, you’ll get there, eventually. How long does it take for dreads to lock …

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