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Om nom nom. [30 Jun 2009|07:59am]
Im an ass who forgets her cuts!Collapse )
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The cut [30 Jun 2009|12:47pm]
My dreads were 9 months old.

Glad I won't have long hair when the Australian winter ends!

Before and afterCollapse )
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[30 Jun 2009|01:05pm]

there were 3 years of bleach,
and then 2 years chemical free.
and now? in honor of their
5 year anniversary...
we've gone back to blonde,
and i get to feel like me.

aaaand.. a bit of a note on dreadlocks and bleaching:
dreads are easy to work with, chemicals... a little less so.
sometimes, it's best to leave things to a pro.
bleach is bad, kids. it's also great and easy to love.
however? if you love yer locks and want them blonde and don't want to suffer issues from it...
let a PROFESSIONAL play with the chemicals. the stuff they have in salons is of a different caliber, and a good hair stylist can get it on quickly, get you under a dryer, and have you whatever color you want in a fraction of the time it takes to do it at home.
yes, it can be very expensive, but it can also prevent things like breakage.

hell, for the first time after a bleach, my locks show absolutely NO physical signs of damage.

...i still gave them an extra wash when we came home, just because i wanted to make SURE all the bleach was out. regardless of whether you have things done at a salon, or if you do it at home...
remember to do that, ok?
even the OTC dyes can have lots of ammonia in them!
wash, rinse, and definitely, ALWAYS, give another good wash and rinse.
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Because I completely spaced on their 1 year anniversary last week... [30 Jun 2009|03:17pm]
...here is a mini timeline of my head. Enjoy!

people rootsCollapse )
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traveling dreads [30 Jun 2009|08:19pm]
So, I went to europe as a present to myself for graduating with my nursing degree (take that school!). It was fun, I took pictures...Collapse )I took pictures...Collapse )</div>

Thanks for looking!

PS: they are about 3 years, all natural baby!
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Dread maintenance ...knotting loose hair... [30 Jun 2009|08:49pm]
[ mood | creative ]


So does anyone know anything bout taking loose hair and actually knotting around the dread forming spirals or square knots? ( you know...like with hemp jewelry?)
I heard it works!! And my boyfriend is stoked to try it and make my hair funky fresh.

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good evening. [30 Jun 2009|11:29pm]
[ mood | sick of studying. ]

When i run out of stuff to entertain me on the webz, you get some average hair photosCollapse )

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