Jata, (Hindi) also called, Dreadlocks, locks, or dreads, are matted coils of hair. Most dreadlocks are usually intentionally formed; because of the variety of different hair textures, various methods are used to encourage the formation of locks such as backcombing.
Wow…..it seems like its really catching on down here in AZ. I have seen several sista’s loc’d this week. It really is amazing because there are so many of us wearing fake hair these days. 164 more words