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My Journey

A glimpse into my natural hair and locs journey. I did the big chop in January 2009 and wore my loose natural hair for a year before I locked my hair.
SisterlocksOctober 10, 2010 | Traditional LocsDecember 12, 2012

How Long Does It Take To Shampoo Thick Locs?

Sharing an update on my shampoo regimen and an insightful look at what it is like to shampoo thick locs and how long the process actually takes.

I’m Scared to Start My Kid’s Locs

Recently my son has asked me to start his locs but I am so afraid to start my kid’s locs! There are so many things to consider with locs and I wonder if he is really ready for the journey.
Showing the current length of my thick long locs

I Believe My Locs Are Sacred

Everyone starts their journey with locs for various reasons. As I reflect on the meaning of my locs, I am reminded of their power.
Thin Twists for Starter Locs

Thin Twists to Thick Locs

Reflecting on how my two-strand twists have evolved into thick locs over the last 4 years and a few of the major milestones in between.
How I Detox My Locs

Why I Detox My Locs, Even Without Seeing Buildup

You need to detox your locs even with you do not notice any buildup in your locs. I prefer to do a detox soak multiple times a year and I’ll share why!