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baby dreads - slight problem [22 Feb 2012|03:44pm]
(first - hey, everyone, obviously i'm new. sorry to start out by running to you guys for ~answers. once i get the 'locks situated i'll post pictures.)
my sister, who said she'd done her own dreads as well as others, though she brushed out hers a long time ago, agreed to do my dreads for me. she just did them a few days ago, but she decided to try something, (sigh) and she braided the root and then dreaded the rest. by the end, i was silently freaking out because what if the braids ruin them, oh God.
there was a post in the memories about dreads started with braids (here) and in the comments lishd said that starting a dread with a braid at the scalp ends up looking really ugly and now i don't know what to do. it's a full head of 'em (44) and they aren't too tight right now - i can always comb them out and redo them, i suppose? is that something i should do? 
i don't want ugly dreads but i hate the thought of doing this all over again - backcombing hurts like hell and it took hours. if i have to i absolutely will, though, because i want them to mature well, i don't want them looking ugly.
anyone who can offer some advice, i greatly appreciate it.(:
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[22 Feb 2012|09:28pm]
My words don't travel far, they tangle in my hair,and tend to go nowhere, they grow right back inside.
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[22 Feb 2012|09:48pm]
Hi gudu! I haven't been posting much lately, but the other day I finally noticed some growth!

comparison pictures and a Hawaiian vacation!Collapse )
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