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app [Apr. 23rd, 2006|10:00 pm]
Knotty Roots Unite!

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[spookydread]
Name - Maxine
Age - 16
Hair Status - baby dreads
How long have you had dreads or how long have you wanted dreads?I have had them for one week wanted them for a long time, well atleast real ones i've had synthtetic mixed with a few real ones but not that many.
Opinions on:
Legalization of Marijuana - do it...please
Gay Marriage - love is love..let them live their lives the way they want to they love eachother , not yours or my choice.
War in Iraq - usless and a waste of time.
Best Dread wax - I would know Best dread wax but the stuff Iam using is okay..its knotty boy dread wax..

But i will post pictures later but Iam having issues with my dreads right now and i need help! My dreads are like crazy and everywhere and sticking up all over...also so many of them keep coming loose even though i have backcombed and palm rolled the shit out of them aswell my roots on two dreads have already started matting together....what do i do?!
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[User Picture]From: sickofpixie
2006-04-24 05:33 am (UTC)
honey if you only have two dreads matting together you are lucky.

I had to deal with my dreads being totally matted together for a good six months before they looked decent or unmatted.

keep cutting/pulling them apart. use rubber bands as far close to the roots as you can get them, it really helps them tighten up. that's what finally did it for me.

goodluck!
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[User Picture]From: a8a4
2006-04-24 05:51 am (UTC)
What he said. also... when you make them the angle you hold the dread at is where they stand at first. when i got done people called me coolio... well they will lay down at some point just hang in there and let them come. it takes time.

welcome.
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[User Picture]From: spookydread
2006-04-25 03:15 am (UTC)
oh okay thank you well i got them a bit tighter using a metal toothed dog combing brush my friends said to use it and it work decently
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