What Causes Itching in Dry Scalp

The itching is usually, hair follicles growing and/or the scalp reacting to too much product buildup over time that gets embedded into to the pores of your scalp. The scalp tries to exfoliate the clogged pores but the debree gets caught in the scalp when the skin begins to callus to handle the daily abuse. Ladies, it may sound too simple to be true, but research and personal experimentation on the theories have brought to the conclusions I share with you. Some of you will be going through the...
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Hair Care for Sisterlocks

If your hair is not fully locked it is advised to only use the Sisterlocks Getting Started Shampoo. Also, start your Sisterlocks with chemically straightened ends (left unlocked, of course). These straight ends have not been too much of a problem, a little bunching, but mainly they have been extremely dry. You may use a moisturizing product on your locs (the Sisterlocks Reconstructor) if that’s the case. If you have become increasingly frustrated with these hair care products that you have...
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When to Shampoo after Sisterlocks

How long are you supposed to wait before you wash your hair, and how often should you wash it? First of all, you should have lots of patience. There are different answers from different consultants but the consensus is that you should not shampoo more than once/week during transition. If you can hold out for 2 weeks — all the better It is understandable how you feel during transition though and rolling them up helps. If you have a lot of hair, you can wear the African roll. It is another...
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Curling and Styling Ideas for Sisterlocks

If your locs don’t seem to have much definition. Try to do the following at night: 1. Braid Lightly braid in 5-6 braids and tuck the ends under and into the braid to hold. When the locs are shorter, use small rubber bands to hold them tucked under. The next morning, there are well defined, full, wavy locs. When done while still damp, they are really something! 2. Twist You know — little bantu knots all over your head. It makes your locks very curly and the curls last for days!...
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Cost of Sisterlocks

Consultants are free to set their own prices but the suggested price is $350-$375 for 2-4 inches of natural hair. The length of any existing permed hair does not count because it is not advised to lock that hair anyway. Some consultants charge $100 for every inch over their limit (2-4 inches) because of the extra time involved. If you have 6-8 inches of natural hair you pay around $450. It will take about 19 hours (2 days) to complete the main locking session. If you live in Washington, DC the...
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