Sunday, November 27, 2011

Dread Maintenance- How To Moisturize Your Dreads

Hair Care Tips For Dreadlocks During the high heat and cold temperatures our hair becomes very dry. You have to make dreadlocks moist by hydrating your dreads with moisturizer.

1.) Condition dreadlocks with oil treatments and oil treatments. Make sure you spend at least 15 minutes with a plastic cap under the dryer to allow moisturizers to reach the core of each hair shaft.

2.) Place plastic bags onto your hair during showers to protect hair from water and to allow oils to penetrate dreadlocks with the benefit of steam.

It is really important to seal in moisture in your dreadlocks to prevent them from becoming weak which causes breakage and brittleness. Palmroll your dreadlocks with gels that have great moisturizing ingredients. Besure to wrap hair everynight and protect dreads from extreme temperatures.

Hair Care Tips For Dreadlocks for moisturizing your hair. Spraying a water based leave in conditioner or a oil based moisturizer such as Hawaiians Silky 14 in 1 Miracle Worker .

It's best to use at night to allow hair to dry. Always protect and cover your locs before lying down.