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Am I too old to start dreadlocks for the first time?

Started by Cynthia Luxford in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by April Parker 9 hours ago. 25 Replies

I am a 56 year old white lady with very long thick wavy hair. I have had long hair all of my adult life, and still get comments about having long hair, it is different from most women my age. Now I am thinking of putting it in dreadlocks. I have…Continue

My journey

Started by Cory C in Member Journals and Timelines. Last reply by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ 15 hours ago. 1 Reply

I'm new here and new to dreading. I've started using the towel rub method and just rubbing these little guys after to separate them. I was my hair everyday using Dr. Broners liquid shampoo.  I'm around 5 days and so far I'm in love with it. I don't…Continue

the future of dreadlockssite and testers needed

Started by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ in General Talk. Last reply by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ 21 hours ago. 8 Replies

since the upgrade process to dreadlockssite 3.0 is taking way longer then expected ,..a year longer then expected and communications with the developers has  broken down. i will be experimenting with moving to a completely diferent platform  that…Continue

Harmony's Totally natural Dread Timeline in Progress ***UPDATES!!***

Started by Harmony Moon in Member Journals and Timelines. Last reply by Shannon yesterday. 20 Replies

Very First Week ditching the Conditioner and Comb…Continue

Lockin up liquid safe for mature dreads?

Started by MoorZ in Dread Products. Last reply by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ yesterday. 1 Reply

Hello. I was just wondering if the Lockin Up shampoo is safe for well somewhat mature dreads? I've had my dreads for going on 1 year and 10 months now but they have only dreaded up halfway from my head to about halfway down the hairs. My hair is…Continue

dreads progress & shrinkage

Started by April Parker in Introduce Yourself. Last reply by Maria Tyler yesterday. 5 Replies

hi everyone!i am on month 3 of my re-dread journey. started about 6 months ago but i panicked and brushed them out..this time ive committed to them and after t&r i left them alone to do what they will, and boy did thery ever!!when i started them…Continue

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Dreads and wigs?

Started by Megan Atwood in Dreadlock Styles and Dread Styling. Last reply by Megan Atwood on Monday. 2 Replies

I bought a really cute wig to wear for Halloween. It's a real wig and not the cheap ones you usually can get around Halloween, I have a wig cap and everything, BUT, once I get everything on the volume of my dreads make my head look kinda big and…Continue

Dreads & Power Tools - how 2 protect?

Started by Sean Osborne in General Questions. Last reply by ☮ soaring eagle ॐ on Monday. 1 Reply

So I gave up on dreads last Winter, figured my hair wasn't long enough. Now I've been cleaning only for around 6 weeks, and I've got some pretty healthy proto-dreads forming at the back of my head, and a few starting on the sides.My hair is…Continue

dreadlockssite mobile and tablet users

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if you generally use a mobile device like a phone or tablet to access dreadlockssite you should make an account on the new site http://ww3.dreadlockssite.comthis sites not complete yet, and does not have…Continue

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TnR Timeline for Partial Dreads

Posted by Keilaina on September 5, 2014 at 4:00pm 1 Comment

A little history...

On August 21st, 2013,  I started my partial dreads using the TnR method mainly because I wasn't doing my entire head. I wanted a clear line of separation so I could use different…


Dreading in the south

Posted by April Parker on October 29, 2014 at 1:02am 2 Comments

I live in Louisiana, a very southern state (duh) with very southern people (painfully so sometimes) and in all my 28 years here I've only ever seen one other person with dreadlocks. I never gave it much thought , and never planned to have them… Continue

How my dreads have changed me

Posted by Lauryn Dowding on October 18, 2014 at 7:44am 6 Comments

This might come across as really strange to some people but i wanted to just put something out there about how my dreads have started to change me as a person. Before when i had my 'normal' straight, long hair i was really unconfident, never…


Loving my locs...again

Posted by Chelle on October 27, 2014 at 11:49pm 1 Comment

I decided to write a little something, a testimonial if you will about my loc journey. I'm coming up on my year and 8 month mark and it has been a interesting year for my hair. There were times when I wanted to quit and say eff it I'm just…


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