Hi! Totally new to this, but have been wanting dreds for years. Finally decided to dive in, and started backcombing today. My new dreds are really stiff and super frizzy...anybody else have this experience? Will they chill out after a bit? Any alumni who can tell me if this looks like a good start or if I ought to seek a friend to help? I want these for life, so hoping to get off to a good start! Now to figure out how to get a pic up here lol. Thanks so much
Are you accessing the forums using tapatalk? If so, images are easy to post. If not, you have to use an image uploading site to get a link, then post that in your thread.
To answer your question, yep.. Very natural to be stiff and frizzy (I looked like sideshow Bob at first). After they grow a little, the roots will be less tight and things will settle down. Seeing a pic would help us advise though ^^
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