please also join the new dreadlockssite 3.0 mobile pc responsive beta site at ww3.dreadlockssite.com

This site looks and works best in firefox.
Use this menu for quick access to dreading guides pages, and forums sections.

All content on this site is copyrighted, see our terms of service for details

Clean healthy natural dreads community

DreadlocksSite.com is the best place to learn how to grow and care for healthy natural dreadlocks.

Dreadlocks free and easy no products no pricetags

Best dreadlocks shampoo

download our toolbar


please consider donating to support dreadlockssite.com your donations help keep the site running.

Latest Activity

April Parker commented on April Parker's photo
Thumbnail

Photo uploaded on October 29, 2014

"Haha, none whatsoever, they still look like that so, I'm guessing next year maybe?"
4 minutes ago
sara yingst commented on April Parker's photo
Thumbnail

Photo uploaded on October 29, 2014

"I'm glad I'm not the only one whose dreads are zig zagging like that. Any idea when…"
11 minutes ago
Neve loved Sophie Delquié's photo
22 minutes ago
Profile Iconsara yingst, Aileen Shelley Rose, Alisa and 1 more joined Dreadlocks Natural Dreads DreadlocksSite.com
30 minutes ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ left a comment for Aileen Shelley Rose
"welcome isnt it funny how so often that happens and doing absoluteky nothuing njust works better…"
1 hour ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ replied to ☮ soaring eagle ॐ's discussion the future of dreadlockssite and testers needed
"quick update the subdomains are now on the new upgraded server the archive files from the site are…"
1 hour ago

vip supporters
Rev. Nira updated their profile
2 hours ago

bands and musicians
Jake Waight replied to ☮ soaring eagle ॐ's discussion loops lumps kinks and zig zags in dreadlocks
3 hours ago
space_monster posted a photo
5 hours ago
Neve posted photos
8 hours ago
April Parker loved Bear Scott's discussion Dreadlock Maintenance: A Cautionary Tale
14 hours ago
April Parker commented on April Parker's blog post Dreading in the south
"I have no idea where I'd find a rainbow anything around here! I've always been one to…"
14 hours ago
April Parker replied to Cynthia Luxford's discussion Am I too old to start dreadlocks for the first time?
"I despise age-ism...along with all other isms. ;)"
14 hours ago
April Parker loved Katie Rose's photo
14 hours ago
April Parker loved ☮ soaring eagle ॐ's status
14 hours ago
Carlissa Gonzalez left a comment for ☮ soaring eagle ॐ
"Oh really? My hair is above my neck. I prefer to grow it out pass my shoulders. I was thinking of…"
15 hours ago
Carlissa Gonzalez left a comment for ☮ soaring eagle ॐ
"Thank you very much for helping I appreciate it :) Once my hair grow longer I will def try this"
16 hours ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ said
"so many damn beautiful dready goddesses on here sometimes its almost like torture to not get to hang out with you all"
16 hours ago
Carlissa Gonzalez updated their profile
16 hours ago

herbalists
Cynthia Luxford loved Katie Rose's photo
17 hours ago

Hey.

 

After a while of thinking "bloody things, I should just get rid of them" I have.

The process was slow and painful. About 12 hours of two people (me and my mum) slowly conditioning and combing. It was strange and very sad, I feel like I've let myself down or lost a friend, but I dont regret it (or at least at the moment!).

 

My reasons were a mixture of personal and practical.

 

Personal:

I felt I was constantly judged for having dreds.

I felt I used them as a crutch for my personality (as I'm generally a shy person)

I hated that dreadlocks had got too commonplace in my home (not uni) area.

I got fed up of answering the same dumb questions!

 

Practical:

I hated my sectioning.

I hated fuzzies.

 

I'd like to point out these were my opinions about myself and my own dreds, no one elses! What I will miss is mostly the conversations that they would gather from genuinely interesting people, being "that girl at uni with dreadlocks", the beautiful and different colours each one seemed to have. My dreads were beautiful.

 

But indviduality and personality are not defined by your hair, they are the experiences and biology you carry with you every day. I hope one day the majority of people will be enlightened about dreadlocks.

"Yes, it was my real hair"

"Yes I did wash it"

"You get them out with a lot of difficulty or not at all"

 

And when I'm older and wiser I will have more beautiful dreadlocks, unfortunately the time isn't now.

Views: 138

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

the time will be sooner then you think

they are in your soul now its only a matter of time b4 theyre back on your head

a year max

 

:) What ever makes you happy!

How is your hair now that you took them out??

Thanks for the support guys, no doubt they will be back some day, but next time better! My hair is ok, thinner than it used to be but i expected that from the amount of hair i lost combing out, over all it still looks smooth, sleek and presentable which I'm surprised about.

Reply to Discussion

RSS

© 2014   Created by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

Image Zoom