Black Naps

Type 4 Natural Hair Care and Styles

Category Dreadlock Styles

Natural Diva Spotlight: Kay of Nappy Headed Black Girl

    It is a pleasure to feature Kay of NappyHeadedBlackGirl.com in this Natural Diva Spotlight. What made you want to start your locs? I woke up one day and knew I wanted them. That was on a Monday. By Friday, I had started with two-strand twists. It was just that simple. I had already been natural for years but never thought I’d want dreads, especially not freeform ones. Who

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Nap Photo of the Week: Carol

    My name is  Carol, I am originally from Brooklyn, New York and I currently live in Melbourne, Australia. My hair style is a Brooklyn Locs hairstyle done by me.  The method I use is the coiling method from root to tip. The product I use is a non-alcoholic based gel. No wax. I styled my hair by cutting my hair into layers and curling the front with rollers and braiding

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3 Ways to Curl Dreadlocks

    Giving your dreadlocks some curl is the perfect way to give yourself a change and create a style with some bounce. Here are three ways that dreadies can get curl definition. Achieve a spiral pattern with perm rods. Give your locs plenty of moisture, roll, and allow room for setting time. Ideally you are going to want to let this sit overnight so it has plenty of time

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