locs

Hair Color Inspiration: Blonde Locs

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Locs look gorgeous on just about everyone — It doesn’t matter what color or loc style you decide to rock — they always look great.  But, just like with every hairstyle sometimes you want to switch it up and do something different — and for...

Employer Wants Woman To Cut Off Dreadlocks

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24-year-old Ashley Davis has patiently grown her locs for more than 10 years and says they are a part of her culture and identity. Unfortunately her employer, Tower Loan in St. Peters, Missouri says they’re no longer acceptable. “My worst nightmare is I wake up...

For Tiana: A Care Package FULL of Locs of LOVE

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Earlier this week,  7-year-old Tiana Parker was sent home from the Deborah Brown Community School because of her dreadlocks were deemed a faddish hairstyle and unacceptable according to the school’s policy. During an interview with the local news station, Tiana is seen crying because she...

Hair Theft: Cut-and-Run Robberies Target People with Locs in South Africa

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If you let your long locs flow loosely on the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa, you might become the target of a hair robbery. Cut-and-run hair thefts have emerged in the city because of a demand for locs on the black market where locs can...

4 Things to Do When Your Locs “Break”

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Anyone who has grown locs for a significant amount of time can identify with the traumatic experience of loc breakage. When locs become dry and brittle (sometimes the side effect of color treatments or lack of moisture) or long and heavy, they have the tendency...