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Dreadlocks: The Only Guide You'll Ever Need

Dreadlocks, also locs, dreads, or in Sanskrit, Jata, are ropelike strands of hair formed by matting or braiding hair. While leaving hair to its own devices – foregoing brushing, combing or cutting the hair – will generally result in tangles and mats, the formation of evenly sized dreadlocks often takes planning and maintenance.