Category Archives: Tutorials

These blog posts feature tutorials on dreadlocks that will help you to care for your locked hair at home.

Locs Flat Twist and Fishtail Hairstyle

Flat Twist & Lobster Roll Locs Hairstyle Tutorial

Sometimes you get the best locs hairstyles by simply combining techniques that you already know. I think most of us can do…

Before and After Loc Reattachment – Video Still from DXLYN locs

Q+A | How to Reattach Broken or Cut Locs

Question My locs were damaged from colour and broke off. Is it possible to reattach the loc? I don’t want to use…

Thick, Long Locs Hairstyles

12 Quick and Easy Hairstyle Tutorials for Long, Thick Locs

Now, all of these styles are demonstrated on natural thick locs but the technique should surely work for those of you with…

Loc Knots Bob by Jus Natural Hair Studio

Locs Hairstyle Tutorial: Loc Knots Bob

The beautiful locs hairstyle above was created by stylists at the Just Natural Hair Studio in Kingston, Jamaica. The hairstyle integrates two…

How to do Fishtails on Loc’d Hair – Dreadlocks Hairstyle

Fishtails are a popular dreadlocks hairstyle. They can be done as one big tail or in multiple sections in a cornrow/canerow-like style…

Two Strand Twists on Lcos

Dreadlocks Hairstyle | Two-strand Twists

Twists are one of the most popular hairstyles for women with loose natural hair but has gained much popularity in the last…

Freeform/Organic Locs

Freeform Dreadlocks 101 – The What, How, Why & Who

I will admit, I do not know that many people with freeform dreadlocks. The talented and beautiful fashion designer, Mamayashi (pictured left…

Hot Oil Treatment on Locs

How and Why to Moisturise Locs with Hot Oil Treatments

Do you want to know how to remedy dry, dull dreadlocks/locs or an itchy, flaking scalp? Many locked women struggle with dryness from lack…

Instant Dreadlocks without Extensions

How to Start Dreadlocks Instantly Without Extensions

If you want to go from an afro to a full head of locs INSTANTLY, this blog post and video is for…

Medium Length Locs Updo

Dreadlocks Hairstyle Tutorial – Medium Length Updo

If you love chic updos that can last for days during the work week or even for a special occasion this dreadlocks…

Havana Twists on Locs

How to Do Havana Twists on Locs

If you have small to medium sized locs, you can do a myriad of styles on your hair. One such style is…

How to Round the Ends of Your Locs

Claudine wrote: I just installed my first ever braidlocs. I live in a country where dreadlocs is looked upon with disdain but…

Hairstyle Tutorials for Short Locs

7 Easy Dreadlocks Hairstyles & Tutorials for Short Locs

If you are a woman who loves change and style, short locs can get pretty darned boring. So, I decided to comb…

Color Locs with Yarn Wrap Accessories

How to Temporarily Colour or Decorate Your Locs with Yarn

Have you been itching to dye your locs or add an accessory but don’t want to damage  your hair? Wrapping your hair…