Faux locs are a recent trend in hair fashion. A faux loc is a long braid that is interlocked in an intricate pattern. The name is deceptive because the look is usually achieve braiding synthetic or human hair extensions into the real hair. The resulting style makes the braid appear to be a long loc of sorts and can sometimes weigh down your real hair, especially if you have shorter hair.
How To Take Care Of Faux Locs ?
You can wear faux locs in a variety of styles including ponytails, buns, twisted up, or free like regular dreadlocks. Just like any other style of hair, however, you must take care of your faux locs in order for them to last long and look good. In this article I will teach you how to take care of faux locs so that they will last as long as possible while still looking fresh and beautiful every day.
We do not recommend washing with a shampoo which has sulfate for faux locs. We advise you to wash it gently with a shampoo suits your hair.
Since you will not be washing your hair frequently while wearing this hair. Please do not forget to use hair oils or no wash conditioners during this time for your scalp. Rose water is our favorite choise.
You might notice frizz on your hair, it is completely normal. You can trim them with a scissor and use natural oils to avoid it like shea butter or coconut oil.
In an era of digital beauty, the faux locs hairstyle is one of the many ways to make you stand out from the crowd. This gorgeous look has become a favorite among some celebrities and aspiring movie stars looking for a unique but stylish look. We do recommend this look if you are in fact considering locs but can’t fully commit because it is safe to say that once you have them – there’s no going back!
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