Well while they can be used to start your dreadlocks by leaving them in permanently they can also be worn as a hairstyle if you take them out within a reasonable time frame after 2 3 washes but could probably go a little bit longer with no problems. Two strand twists are similar to if you were to start your locs with braids or plaits.
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Two strand twist starter locs. The two strand twist method really getting popular over recent years as a way to start your locs. Starting with the two strand twist method the two strand twists hold the hair and the roots begin locking first. The locking process is quite slow compared to the other methods.
Two strand twists kiesha arielle what s good guys. People with curly hair already struggle with this. My locs were not as thick at the time of installation but have thickened up.
It takes a long time for your hair to stop looking like twists and start looking locks. If you ve read our guide on how to start your dreadlocks you re probably wondering why two strand twists are a part of our dreadlock styles. Growing up i saw many people starting their locs with two stand twist.
Wassup y all i m back with another dread video for y all and issa video for any of y all curious on how to start your dreads dreadlocks locs what. Two strand twists don t pull or stretch the hair in any way which causes it to shrink even more. However for my first set of locs i decided to start them with finger coils and i was pleased with that decision so i used the same method to restart my locs after cutting the.
Locking times depend on 3 factors. Two strand twists can take between 6 months to 2 years to fully lock. Hair texture density and maintenance.
Starting locs with two strand twists is the traditional way of achieving locs as a hairstyle. Lines created due to twisting the hair will begin to fade as hair begins to mature. With two strand twists your locs will form thicker than when you first start your locs so take that into consideration.