Starting locs is a test of patience. Your hair will go through many changes during the locking process, including an ugly phase otherwise known as "budding." Since your hair is new to locking, it has to adapt and get used to locking together instead of each curl/coil acting independently.
Maintaining length on loc'd hair is possible, but it takes dedication and commitment. There are some useful tips to assist with maintaining the length of your locs. Check out this blog post, How to Maintain the Length on Loc'd Hair.
Gladys West is an American mathematician who is best known for her work on the development of the Global Positioning System (GPS). During this Women's History Month, we honor the contributions of Gladys West.
Wash Dayis here again and this week we're featuring tips on making detangling a whole lot easier. Detangling is usually the most time-consuming part of wash day, taking many of us HOURS to get through (depending on the length and thickness of our hair). Thankfully, there are some detangling hacks that I've come across that make the process much easier to get through without having to rip through or damage your hair!