WHAT ARE DREADLOCKS?
In everyday language, it is better to say « locks », rather than « dreadlocks ». The locks are a way of styling the hair, it has become a hairstyle in its own right, which consists of intertwining the hair which will later become locks. For a long time, the image of locks was negative because there was bad information. Artists have obviously contributed to the normalization of locks, wearing locks is the same as wearing your natural hair.
HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HAIR?
There is no length to start locks. Some people do it with very short or long hair, others with shoulder length, it all depends on the person.
ON WHAT KIND OF HAIR IS IT ACHIEVABLE?
The nature of the hair can be frizzy or textured, curly or curly, it does not have to be kinky or frizzy but the more textured the hair the better.
HOW TO WEAR DREADLOCKS ?
There is no right way to wear them but several types of methods that will correspond to the desire of the person. There are the Freeform, which have always existed, unworked, we let the hair go by itself, without particular combing with a cluster forming on the head.
The semi-freeform follows the same process, but here, the locks will be manipulated a minimum to give a more general shape. Spaced maintenance is recommended.
There are also creping locks, you can crepe with a glove, the hand or a sponge.
There are traditional locks, defined in terms of size and area of the waist. They can be done with a needle, like when we embroider.
HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR HAIRDRESSING SALON ?
To determine which type of locks will suit you best depending on the length, nature, health and density of your hair, it is essential to seek advice from a specialized salon such as Casa Barbershop Dubai.
HOW TO TAKE CARE OF IT ?
It must be simple and effective. There are a few important things to keep in mind: cleansing with a nourishing shampoo alternating with a clarifying shampoo. No gels, creams, butters or masks for frizzy hair that are too heavy and form an accumulation of sebum.
For hydration: a spray bottle with mineral water, a tiny bit of vegetable oil and essential oils.
HOW LONG TO KEEP THEM?
With a good routine, the locks can be kept for life, they can also be trimmed and very stylized hairstyles can be made on the locks.