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Started by Kayla in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by To Live Is To Dye 1 hour ago. 2 Replies

My mom is a teacher at an elementary school and found out one of her students has lice really bad. The child has been going to school even though she still has lots of lice. Just to be safe, what can I do to prevent from getting lice? I have been…Continue

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Started by Fernandreads in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by Allan 23 hours ago. 10 Replies

Hello guys! For several months i've been noticing that flies are being attracting to my dreadlocks.Do you know what should be causing that? I'm desperate! It's so embarassing..Continue

Grand-Mommy Has Dreads!

Started by Gypsy Vin Rose in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by Gypsy Vin Rose yesterday. 13 Replies

I just turned 46 not even a week ago, and my hair has been trying to dread naturally for quite some time now. This past year--really since the beginning of summer--I've been letting them (my dreads) do their thing. I now have 6 dreads, though I had…Continue

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Dreadlocks and Brazillian Jiu Jitsu

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Hey guys, I'm wondering if any of you have any experience with dreadlocks and BJJ. Clean mats tend to get sweaty and dirty by the end of a training session, and i'm pretty sure my dreads come into contact with all of it/soak it up like a sponge.…Continue

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White sticky stuff inside dreadlocks :S

Started by Jane DOe in Help! Save My Dreads. Last reply by NaturalDreads01 on Monday. 6 Replies

So I've noticed that my dreads are full of white stuff on the inside that kind of looks like link but there is really a lot stuck in them so I'm worried it might be mold (It's not very noticeable from the outside). It doesn't smell too much ut the…Continue

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flies and lavender oil

Started by Cosmic Vagrant in Dread Maintenance. Last reply by Fernandreads on Monday. 2 Replies

Will using lavender oil in the baking soda mix dispel flies?I am slightly paranoid because I keep seeing this little fly and worried it's my messy hair!Continue

New dreads :)

Started by Katherine Davies in Member Journals and Timelines. Last reply by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ on Sunday. 2 Replies

So I'm a 16 year old girl and I started "neglecting" my hair around a month ago. This is what it looks like so far with no products - 100% natural :)…Continue

loops lumps kinks and zig zags in dreadlocks

Started by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ in Dread Maintenance. Last reply by Rosie Lee on Sunday. 130 Replies

often i'm asked how do you fix loops and lumps in dreadlocks,so i made this thread to clear up a few misunderstandings. loops: loops in…Continue

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3 months mixed dreads.

Started by Tawny Cobb in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by Lauryn Dowding on Saturday. 2 Replies

Hi, I'm Tawny! I've been growing dreads for 3 months and a day! Thus far, I love my journey. I have my critics of course and they make it a point to say something about my journey every chance they get. But, I also have my supporters. I twist my…Continue

Two Years with Dreadlocks!

Started by Shade Of Ashes in General Talk. Last reply by Lauryn Dowding on Saturday. 1 Reply

Hey y'all, it's my two year dread-iversary! Check out my pictures! sure…Continue

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Who's your favorite reggae artist?

Posted by Jake on October 30, 2009 at 7:21pm 5 Comments

of course i like bob marley, peter tosh, buju banton, and all marley relatives but whats your favorite?

my baby son dreads!!

Posted by jazzymomma on July 10, 2013 at 10:30am 27 Comments

so i wanted to talk a little bit about whether or not to begin a dreadlock journey for me little baby son?

my concerns are as follows:

will he be ok with the…



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Today is my 1 month anniversary since I first did tnr. What a fun month it has been! Tomorrow is also my 2 year wedding anniversary with my husband. Yay!…


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Posted by Piawacket neurotic helms on May 3, 2012 at 11:30pm 3 Comments

My first set of locks were an epic fail whale. My first mistake was not to research a little longer, so I jumped the gun after seeing the dreadheadhq site. yeah, I know a lot of you are tutt-tutting and shaking your head. Used the shampoo and the…


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