Author: Andrea

How to Separate Your Starter Locs | A Loc Maintenance Tutorial

In this loc maintenance tutorial, I’ll be taking about how to separate roots of locs (AKA Pop your locs). I’ll go over why loc popping is necessary and how I go about popping my locs. -I inserted a video clip showing me popping and separating my locs all over my head. Hope you enjoy! -Andrea…
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9 Easy Ways to Style Your Starter Locs | Starter Loc Styles for Beginners

Ladies, locs do NOT have to be restrictive. In this video, I will show you 9 starter loc styles for beginners. Some of the styles featured in this video include side flat twists, half-up half-down styles, and more! I also threw in some funny commentary 🙂 So, get your coffee, tea, or other dranky-drank and…
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Newly Loc’d Tag: 2 week DIY Loc Journey

Hi beautiful people! In this video, I’ll be doing the Newly Loc’d Tag. I’ll be candidly answering 8 loc-related questions. 1. When were your locs born? 2. What size do you want your locs? 3. What has been the most challenging thing so far? 4. What are your loc goals? 5. What do you love…
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Wash Day EPIC FAIL + 2 Week Starter Loc Update + How I Retwist

Hi Guys! This short loc talk video will be all about my first MAJOR LOC WASH DAY FAIL plus a 2 week DIY starter loc update with pictures of the damage and video footage of my retwist session. It’s funny (to me at least!) and I’ve got a tiny surprise guest at the end 🙂…
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7 Reasons Why I REFUSE To Go To A Loctician

One of the first questions people have before and after starting their locs is “Do I need to see a loctician for loc upkeep?” Well, in this short video, I’ll tell you 7 reasons why I won’t be going to a loctician to maintain my locs. You’ll not only hear about why I will be…
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At Home Dreadlock Care: 2 Point Rotation Interlocking After Palm Rolling

If you’re curious about at home dreadlock care via interlocking (using the 2 Point Rotation), this one’s for you! I’ve finally found a solution to my marrying roots! *Fingers crossed* In this video, I’ll explain to you/ rant about some of the issues I’ve had with my locs, why I decided to interlock some of…
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My Locs Stink: 6 Ways to Make Locs Smell Good

This video right here is a ripe one! (pun intended). Whether you’re dealing with a smell on your locs or you’re just curious about stinky locs, this video is for you. Find out about 6 ways that you can make your loc smell go away and stay away for good. We’ll talk about general washing…
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I Hate My Natural Hair – Excuses You Should Abandon NOW!

In an effort to help the struggling naturalista, I thought I’d (1) highlight some of the excuses that keep us from loving our hair and (2) let you know how to overcome each excuse. Let’s get into it. 1. My hair is difficult to manage. Managing your hair, especially when first starting out, can be…
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Easy Starter Loc Maintenance Routine for Fine, Soft Natural Hair (With Pictures and a Video)

Loc maintenance doesn’t have to be time consuming, nor does it have to be difficult. It can actually be easy! Keep reading to find out what I’m currently doing to maintain my starter locs. BUT FIRST! There are a few things that you should know about my locs. They are about 1 week old I…
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3C/4A Starter Locs – My Loc Journey at Day 1 – With Pictures and a Video

With the coronavirus pandemic in full swing, and home-related responsibilities mounting, I came to a realization. I had NO TIME to devote to my loose natural hair, and it was suffering due to my lack of attention. So, I finally did it – I bit the bullet and started my loc journey for the third…
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