Locs Articles

"Can I Go from Sponge Curls to Organic Locs?"
"Can I Go from Sponge Curls to Organic Locs?"
Our reader wants to know if you can still free form (locs) if you started sponging your hair first.
The "Nappy" Black Male Hair Revolution
The "Nappy" Black Male Hair Revolution
The black man’s journey to being proud of his natural hair shouldn’t be discouraged by brainwashed members of his community. Case in point: Charles Barkley.
These Are 12 Of November's Most Talked About Hair Stories
These Are 12 Of November's Most Talked About Hair Stories
You'll never guess what Google says the top hairstyle trend of 2015 is.
The Best of Etsy Natural Hair Accessories this Fall
The Best of Etsy Natural Hair Accessories this Fall
Add these 5 seasonal natural hair adornments to your wardrobe, ASAP.
4 Hair Trends You've Got To Try Before Summer Ends
4 Hair Trends You've Got To Try Before Summer Ends
Before it's time to go back to school and return to your safe, everyday hustle and bustle hairstyle routine, try one of these popular trends.
The 1 Thing You Should NOT Use on Your Locs
The 1 Thing You Should NOT Use on Your Locs
Honey, cement, chewing gum, candle wax, and toothpaste have been rumored to start locs. While this product is meant for hair, it may not be safe for locking and re-twisting.
3 Insanely Easy Loc Tutorials
3 Insanely Easy Loc Tutorials
Franchesca, known to the YouTube world as Chescalocs, shows us 3 incredibly simple ways to have fun with your locs this summer.
This British Filmmaker is Changing the Meaning of 'Afro Hair'
This British Filmmaker is Changing the Meaning of 'Afro Hair'
"Overall I wanted to explore why Black and Mixed Race women who embrace their afro hair are required to adopt a mind-set that challenges the dominant perception of hair norms, beauty and professionalism," Zindzi, creator of UK mini documentary Hair Freedom.
Are Faux Locs Damaging Your Hair?
Are Faux Locs Damaging Your Hair?
Is this hot style worth the beauty, or too damaging to take the plunge?
How to Read Your Hair Product Labels
How to Read Your Hair Product Labels
Some people are product junkies. I call myself an ingredient junkie. Here are my 4 tips for deciphering popular ingredients on hair product labels.
Naturally Brighten & Condition Your Hair with Henna
Naturally Brighten & Condition Your Hair with Henna
Depending on how long you leave it, the ingredients you mix in, and the natural color of your hair, your color will range from deep orange to burgundy or coffee brown. It is almost like a natural cellophane.