My sister is my true loc inspiration. She began her loc’ing journey in 2004.
Up to that point, I had been chemically straightening my hair with a “relaxer” & wearing weaves & wigs.
In June 2005 I went “Naptural” (natural) & got the B.C. “Big Cut” to the T.W.A. (teeny weeny afro) & began doing natural styles. My favorite style at the time (Two Strand Twist/Twist Out) mimicked locs. One day, I thought, why not take the plunge & make this style I like permanent?!
I officially began my dreadlocks with the comb coil method. I was styled by Nicole Mack on December 11, 2005 at Au Naturale salon in Philadelphia, PA.