DIY: Backcombing 101 for Synthetic Dreadlocks

DIY: Backcombing 101 for Synthetic Dreadlocks

DIY: Backcombing 101 for Synthetic Dreadlocks



Backcombing 101 for Synthetic Dreadlocks:


Learn simple techniques for proper backcombing.

Items Needed:
Jumbo Braid
Tail Comb

Steps:
1. Secure the fiber to your work surface
2. Pick up the fiber with one hand and the comb in the other.
3. Start by using medium size sweeping strokes and push into the fiber.
4. Continue working from the base of the dread to the tips.
5. With every pass, push a little more aggressively into the fiber.
6. Test for consistency and stability.



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