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


bands and musicians
Ras Drew loved Sophie Delquié's photo
1 hour ago
Profile IconCarmela, quartzacoatl_, sara yingst and 1 more joined Dreadlocks Natural Dreads DreadlocksSite.com
1 hour ago
SunRay Mama loved Lauryn Dowding's blog post How my dreads have changed me
4 hours ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ left a comment for quartzacoatl_
5 hours ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ replied to quartzacoatl_'s discussion introduction yourself
"are yiu the quatzuiquatal i knew from rainboew gatherings that used to be paul or somethijng from…"
6 hours ago
quartzacoatl_ loved quartzacoatl_'s discussion introduction yourself
7 hours ago
quartzacoatl_ posted a discussion

introduction yourself

i have been growing locks along the freeform path for ~ a year and a half.locks are antennae for…See More
7 hours ago

vip supporters
ZoeyRainsMom replied to Harmony Moon's discussion Harmony's Totally natural Dread Timeline in Progress ***UPDATES!!***
"Your locks are so beautiful!!! You are progressing so fast and are they are certainly stunning on…"
7 hours ago
quartzacoatl_ updated their profile
7 hours ago
NaturalDreads01 loved Sophie Delquié's photo
9 hours ago
April Parker posted photos
9 hours ago

dread gurus
☮ soaring eagle ॐ left a comment for sara yingst
10 hours ago

vip supporters
Adam Jaymes Robinson loved Sophie Delquié's photo
11 hours ago
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?"
13 hours 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…"
13 hours ago
Neve loved Sophie Delquié's photo
13 hours 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…"
14 hours 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…"
14 hours ago

vip supporters
Rev. Nira updated their profile
15 hours ago

bands and musicians
Jake Waight replied to ☮ soaring eagle ॐ's discussion loops lumps kinks and zig zags in dreadlocks
17 hours ago
Hi ..I don't really know how to introduce.myself so ill just tell how I found this site ...I was watching my boyfriend's video who also has an account on here safety locks and I decided to look at it and thought it was amazing :) so I made an account too. I haven't done anything to my hair yet cause nothings jumped out at me so I'm still thinking ...I guess if you want to know anything about or have any questions just ask :)

Views: 405

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Welcome.  Have you checked out the dreaducation link?  There's tons of info there about different started methods and the truths and lies about what's really healthy for your locks

really it can dread itself while your trying to decide how you want to dread

I'm kinda afriad it will be difficult to take out..

its suposed to be hard to take out cause u never want to take em out ..if u do u go through dread loss depression till u dread again

its hard to take out so u have to think twice and hopefully decide not to

Hair seperates well cause my hair is curly

it should dread easy then

i want to do one part of it like some people braid one spot of there hair, kinda like that but how do i form it natural and leave my other hair the same....

Well, that's a bit harder, but you could find a section that you want to lock up and throw a bead on it to keep it separated.  It may want to grab hold of hairs around it, so be sure to keep separating every few days to help it along.  And just use one of the non residue shampoos.  You can use it on straight hair too.

ok like i stopped combing my hair, i thank since yesterday and my hair sections anyway cause th curls and im trying to figure out if i want to do part of my bangs or a piece on the side..

The bangs would be unique, but might pull funny and feel strange with one or two hanging there.  On the side, at least they are out of the way, and easier to hide if you ever feel like you need/want to

ok thanks ....i been looking on how long it takes to form natural dreads and i haven't had any luck . do you know about how long it would take...

They begin to knot up fairly quickly.  Like you'll probably see some tangling in the first few days, may a week or so.  But for them to become fully mature can take as little as 8 months, but as long as over a year.  It all depends on your hair type and texture.  Average time for them to mature is about 1 year.

They go through a lot of loosening and tightening phases before they just start to tighten and mature

Reply to Discussion

RSS

© 2014   Created by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ.   Powered by

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

Image Zoom