Update.: Growing out my bangs and eventually locking those up too. I'm now ably to wear my babys a loose ponytail (as pictured) yayyy. I took the wraps out and the locs underneath all good. Still a little soft and wispy, but it's good.
welcome but you don't want to palm roll, friction causes damage..other then that your doing fine as long as you don't have hard water..bronners is o good in hard water areas