What if you dont want dreads no more?

Discussion in 'Dreadlocks' started by willowbaby89, Sep 2, 2005.

  1. willowbaby89

    willowbaby89 Member

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    I myself dont have any dreads,but I would love to try to start some dreads,but not a full head of them,just a few and leave the rest of my hair alone,but what happens if you dont want dreads anymore and you want your hair back to normal , sorry if this question sounds soooo stupid
  2. knottyinthemaritimes

    knottyinthemaritimes Member

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    knotty boy has a dread lock removal kit u put the shampoo then conditoner and comb out and repeat. also can be replaced with really strong conditioner

    you could cut you hair short (3-4 in) and comb the rest out using the above or a really strong conditioner

    or go bald and no combing out
  3. FunkyPhreshMama

    FunkyPhreshMama Visitor

    last time i attempted dreads they locked so tight i had to cut the bottoms off and use a bottle of conditioner on the 3 or 4 inches of hair that was left

    this time i am just gonna let the dreads go =) they are starting to look nice so....
  4. toolmaggot

    toolmaggot Nuts Go Here.

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    Cut 'em off.

    Or spend about four hours with a comb and a lot of conditioner, depending on how long and old they are.
  5. forest420

    forest420 Senior Member

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    yea the first time i had dreads, i had them for like 2 weeks, it took 3 hours and a lot of conditioner to get them out. the first time i was stupid and used wax, so maybe that had somethin to do with it taking so god damn long haha
  6. 3littlebirds

    3littlebirds Member

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    I'd say it depends on the type of hair you have - the smoother, less course it is, the easier it will be? I had dreads for over 3 years, and managed to comb them out. (but it took over 2 hours to comb each one) I actually have a couple left, and the hair that is combed actually looks very healthy.
    So it is possible :)
  7. soaringeagle

    soaringeagle Senior Member

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    i think if it was even possible to comb mine out (no idea why i ever would) i'd probable have like 15-20 feet of hair to figure out what to do with & i think it would take a month to comb out..
    but i dont know why would u want to get rid of em once u got em?
  8. positive vibes

    positive vibes Member

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    yeah why you want to loose the beautiful lucious locks heh >?

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