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Navy Discharges Black Woman Who Refused to Cut Dreadlocks

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Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class (SW/AW) Jessica Sims has worn her hair in dreadlocks since 2005, but it wasn’t until recently that it became an issue. In an interview with the Navy Times, Sims said that will be honorably discharged after refusing to trim her locks....

You Can Now Buy Clip In Dreadlocks From Free People

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Because why not? Right? Bohos ‘R Us aka Free People is now selling “dreadlock extensions” in packs of 10 for ONLY $128. You can get them in two different styles,  “blue tie-dye” or “plain”. They look as though they’re made out of lint, but that’s besides...

Meet The Woman With The World’s Longest Locs

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The Atlanta, Georgia resident started growing her hair over 25 years ago. In an interview with The Daily Mail, Mandela says it's her hair that has given her strength and "cutting it would be equivalent to suicide. It would be like being a zombie."

Caring for Dreads 101

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Dreadlocks are one of those hairstyles that yield diversity to various looks from updos to Mohawks and cascading waves. Although you don’t have to suffer through the trial of detangling hair with this style, having locs doesn’t mean that haircare should be put on a...