Spring & Summer Loc Routine: 5 Changes From My Winter Routine

Spring & Summer Loc Routine: 5 Changes From My Winter Routine

The transition from the colder to the hotter seasons is a beautiful one! Just like I pack away my Winter clothing at the beginning of Spring, I also notice that there a few things and routines that I pack up for the Spring & Summer months. As I write this blog post, it is Summer [...]

Growing Locs: 5 Ways Meditation Helped Me On My Loc Journey + Tips

Growing Locs: 5 Ways Meditation Helped Me On My Loc Journey + Tips

More than ever, holistic health has become a growing industry - Yoga and meditation is especially popular these days. What if I told you it can also help you in your loc journey? Let me share some inspiration and tips... Unless you're getting faux locs, going through the whole locing journey is a long-term experience. [...]

Should I Cut My Locs Off? ~ 5 Questions To Ask Your Self First Before Cutting Your Locs

Should I Cut My Locs Off? ~ 5 Questions To Ask Your Self First Before Cutting Your Locs

Should I cut my locs off? This is one of those common questions that comes up time and time again - Since having locs (twice) since 2001, let me share some reflection questions that might help you decide! Β  With my first set of my locs, I was asking this question for a few years [...]

Loc Envy: 5 Tips To Deal With Loc Envy

Loc Envy: 5 Tips To Deal With Loc Envy

I honestly can't believe that I haven't done a blog post on this topic before - This is such a common thing with locers. Let me share my recent experience, my reflections and some tips that might help you if you are going through it. Let's be honest here, have you ever felt this during [...]

Travelling With Locs (Dreadlocks): 5 Things I Love πŸ’›

Travelling With Locs (Dreadlocks): 5 Things I Love πŸ’›

Travel is not for everyone but it certainly does teach you a lot about your Self! Since 2001, Here are some things that I love about travelling with lots ✈️ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcAyr_LN_vM 🌟 Minimalist Styling... Travel light - Do we really need so much stuff?  Travelling is one of those times when I realise that I [...]

Freeform Locs Q&A (YouTube Video): Loc Care & Holistic Lifestyle Tips

Freeform Locs Q&A (YouTube Video): Loc Care & Holistic Lifestyle Tips

I get asked MANY questions over email and Facebook... so I thought it was about time to post my answers on YouTube and on this blog! Here are my top Q&A thoughts... Yay, I FINALLY got around to making a video on YouTube... Watch Videos Here - Part 1 & Part 2 Part 1 of [...]

2017: My Loc Care & Holistic Health Routine (3 Years, 8 Months)

2017: My Loc Care & Holistic Health Routine (3 Years, 8 Months)

2017 - This year is already zooming by SO fast! Here is what they look like and how I maintain them + my body... Plus a products list. Enjoy! May 2017: My Semi-Freeform 2nd Set Locs - 3 years 8 months As my readers here at Holistic Locs know, I like to approach my locs [...]

5 Easy Ways To Start Freeform Locs (Freeform Dreadlocks)

5 Easy Ways To Start Freeform Locs (Freeform Dreadlocks)

Are you thinking of freeforming your locs - dreadlocks? Here are some tips on getting started! And let's take a holistic approach to this too πŸ˜€ The method of freeform locing is a way of starting and/or maintaining your natural hair. Some may say that freeforming should start from the very beginning of your locing [...]

Video: History Of Head Wraps In America & Western Culture

Video: History Of Head Wraps In America & Western Culture

Tune in to the deep history of headwraps and it's roots and impact in he Western society... A wonderful video! Be inspired πŸ’› https://www.facebook.com/rackednational/videos/1618845534812299/?hc_ref=PAGES_TIMELINE

So Much More Than Hair: 5 Tips For Radical Self Love

So Much More Than Hair: 5 Tips For Radical Self Love

I remember hearing "I Am Not My Hiar" and thinking YES, my hair is part of so much more - An expression of my Self and the bigger picture! It's about radical Self love on all levels, not just physical. Many natural women will say that having natural hair was an extension or a starting [...]