How many Dreads do I use on my head?

How many Dreads do I use on my head?

We often get the question “How many Dreads do I need for my head?’ 
A logical question, but the answer is not so easy to give. This depends on different factors. First, which dreads are you going to use? But also; is your hair ‘thin’, ‘thick’ or ‘normal’ in volume.
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Do you have normal hair?

Can you describe your hair best as ‘normal’ hair, then we recommend the following number for a full head of Dreadlocks:

4 bundles Renate’s Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE
4 bundles Thin Renate’s Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE

Do you have thinner hair? 

Then we recommend the following numbers:

3 to 4 bundles Renate’s Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE
3 to 4 bundles Thin Renate’s Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE

Do you have thicker hair?

Then we recommend the following numbers:

4 bundles Renate’s Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE
4 bundles Thin Renate's Locks of Love: 2 SE and 2 DE

Do you want to combine different types of Dreads?

Go for two bundles with the Renate's Locks of Love and two bundles of the Thin Renate's Locks of Love.

Do you have a mohawk, sidecut or another unique model in your hair? Read this  blog. Or do you still have doubts about how many Dreadlocks you should order after this information? Don’t hesitate to send us a photo of your hair, we are happy to give you free advice: orders@dreadshop.com

 

-X- Renate