Find some pretty accessories that not only compliment your hair but also highlight your face. Flat twists are nice to spice up a hair do.

Flat twists across the front, flat twist along the sides... bantu knots...head scarves...faux hawk...
Originally Posted by Nebh
Thanks for your reply, I appreciate it. Yeah, that's also another thing I'm trying to do, improve my hair accessory collection. I haven't worn hair accessories since I was 9(it's been nearly 7 years!) so I only have those children beads and barrets lol.
As for flat twists, I've heard of them, and hopefully I can successfully learn how to do it, because it looks easier than cornrows. I've never heard if bantu knots though. ^^ I found some pictures online, and I'm happy you mentioned it because I think a bantu knotout may actually look nice on me.
Originally Posted by Blissy101
You are welcome and hope the bantu knots work for you. I do sympathize with your concerns regarding shrinkage.

I used to have locs that reached my tailbone. A big change from my current style where second day hair is less than an inch, plus I have a big head lol.

I found this video on another hair site. It shows how to use a blow dryer to elongate the hair.
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