How Long Can You Go Without Washing Dreads?

How Long Can You Go Without Washing Dreads?

Having clean dreads is very important, so the longest you can go without washing your dreadlocks are- two weeks. I had a friend who went for five months without washing his dreads as part of a neglecting lifestyle. He claims that it helped with the locking process. However, he used nothing in his hair except … Read more

How To Maintain Dreads As They Grow Out?

How To Maintain Dreads As They Grow Out

Dreadlocks are like trees. They need nutrients, water, time and sunlight to grow. Also like trees, they require consistency, so while your dreads are in its locking phase you must take care of them. So, how to maintain dreads as they grow out? By adding rosewater, natural oils, washing, re-twisting, sleeping with a silk scarf … Read more

Dollylocks Shampoo And Dreadlocks Detox Review

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Dollylocks has been around for a long time and is a trusted brand in the dreadlocks community. A Florida based company, the Dollylocks Shampoo is 100% vegan no parabens, dyes, and all-natural ingredients. The purpose of this Dollylocks shampoo and detox review is to narrow down your research so you can find a shampoo that … Read more

The Best Dreads Bar Soap- Dreads Soap Review

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Now, when washing your dreads, you either used clarifying shampoo or dread bar soap. While most people prefer liquid shampoos over bar soaps, there are some instances where dreads soap is better, since it’s much easier to travel with and is usually cheaper than liquid shampoo. Many people have had terrible experiences when using bar … Read more

How To Air-Dry Your Dreads?-Best Tips And Tricks

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Air drying is using no heat on your hair and letting it dry on its own. Now, I’ve been air drying my dreads 99% of the time since I live in the Caribbean and the sun and the cool breeze gets the job done. I have encountered no problems air drying my hair, however, if … Read more

The Best Shampoo for Dreads and Dandruff- It Works

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Dandruff is a common issue and doesn’t affect dreadheads only, however, if you suffer from dandruff with your “normal hair” it’s possible that dreads can increase your symptoms. Or, if you never had dandruff then you may get them during your dreadlocks journey especially with starter locs. With young dreads, some scalp irritation occurs because … Read more

How To Blow Dry Dreads Safely With FAQ?

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Blow-dryers are popular amongst people with dreadlocks when drying their hair after washing. Since they don’t want to risk getting mould or any problems associated with damp hair. There are so many ways to dry your hair, for example, people with short dreads in Summer can leave their dreads to air dry, while people with … Read more

Can I Use Dry Shampoo On My Dreads? Top Dry Shampoo

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For those who don’t know what dry shampoo is: it is a shampoo, to spray on your dreads, that you don’t have to wash off. The idea of dry shampoo attracts many people since you can decrease wash day but, can you use dry shampoo on your dreads? NO, it’s not recommended. If you have … Read more