I started doing the Braided Loop Loc Method (BLLM) about 2 years ago. It was during the early stages of my locs and I still had no real regimen down. I watched a lot of videos on using crotech needles as well as more traditional ways like palm rolling. No matter what, I still didn’t like something about them or how the made my hair … Continue reading Braided Loop Loc Maintenance Method
I have had locs for 3 & 1/2 years now and I learn something new about my hair all the time. Over the years I have gone through a few stylists but it never worked because I have a thing about people touching my hair. (No it’s not the random people touching my hair thing, although I am pondering “why do you need to touch … Continue reading Loc Maintenance: To Twist Or Not To Twist
It may just be me, but I have been seeing a lot of ACV (Apple Cider Vinegar) signs. I mean from Home Depot to the grocery store to the hair store. Everyone is talking about how well it works and all of the amazing things its does. I know ACV is healthy for you but it’s something about that smell right? Okay so here’s my … Continue reading It’s Time For Apple Cider Vinegar Treatments!
What do you do when you realize your hair is starting to thin? I have always had naturally long hair but I don’t remember the last time I had super think edges. When I started growing locs I thought that would be a part of the growing process but I haven’t seen much difference. Thinning hairs is no longer an older persons problem but it … Continue reading Make it stop: Thinning Hair
I’ve had locs for 3 years. I don’t style my hair much, although I have had my tried my share. When I saw Loc Knots for the first time I instantly thought it was going to be a lot of time and extra rollers or pipe cleaners. Boy was I WRONG! After my regular wash it took me about 1 hour to complete the style … Continue reading Loc Knots
Living with ezcema or any kind of skin condition can be a real nightmare. Whereas others can worry about normal things like what to put on, we have to worry about if our skin will have a breakout. Ezcema isn’t contagious and is caused by the skin being irritated by something in the air or something that has touched it like dust or grass. Don’t be ashamed … Continue reading Living with Ezcema: Healthy Skin Care Regimen
Washing your hair on a regular basis is super important to your natural hair growth journey. I know it can get time consuming sometimes but it’s not Impossible. I mean really, it takes me longer to watch a meaningless movie while I scroll on my phone. Locs need lots of moisture so they can breather thus they aren’t brittle and dry. Washing your locs regularly … Continue reading The Importance Of Washing Your Locs Regularly
Okay so I have been on my personal loc journey for three years but I have been natural for 6 years. Being natural was such a hard thing for me to keep up with because I loved me some hair crack, aka perm. I always had either a bob style (long or short), short styles or wired extremes. Once I went natural I went through … Continue reading Natural Hairducation: the misinformed natural hair mom