• To wash, or Not to wash…?

    Ahhhhhh loc lovers....  SO often I am asked this question - pretty much daily and sometimes a couple of times. Should I wash my dreads?   What should I use?  How often should I wash them? Firstly let's get rid of a really old dreadlock myth around washing.  Dirty hair DOES NOT dreadlock.  You may, over time, get a big chunky matted mess - or you might not....  It depends on your hair-type. If you do not wash your hair often your hair will get oily (we do have natural oil from our scalp as well so I don't  necessarily mean super oily).  If your hair is oily then it will…