Posted on May 24th 2018
If you're a pro loc crafter, you've had your share of needle stabs. Crafting thousands of locs per month can take it's toll, and it's all part of our love and passion of hair! Thankfully, We survived this hand injury but it caused some delays of course. When crafting locs it's almost impossible to never get an injury. All you can do is use a good thimble or tape, and hope for the best.
So I know you're wondering, "Sis, how did you manage to get the whole needle stuck in your arm though?". Well, well the answer is that the needle was sitting in an upright position without a protection cap, and the loc crafter unknowingly rested her whole arm down on it. Also, to give you an idea this is one of the smallest crochet hooks, so it's literally like a fishing hook. Trying to pull it out by yourself makes the hook keep ripping into more flesh as you try and snatch it out. It did not help that the needle went straight through sweater.
We decided to go to a 24 Hour Urgent Care. After 15 minutes of the doctor cutting off the sweater, numbing and rotating, it finally came out. Even the doctor was surprised that this happened and it was his first time encountering this kind of situation.
We made it out alive and are back in business!!
Alafia! (Wellness, Good health, Greetings) Happy 2018!!!Thanks for rocking and locking with Me, The Loc Doctress, and Macon Styles Team throughout another demanding Holiday season. We were ready and prepared this time around. We overcame challenges but had many successes. One of many challenges for myself was being newly introduced to the realest hood of [...]
Build-up is one of the few cons of locs. If you are like many loc wearers, it's likely that at some point you've been a product junkie. Unfortunately there are many cons that come with this habit. While natural hair can tolerate thick and creamy products Locs will only trapped them inside of the shaft [...]
Here is an example of Interlocking maintenance done on 7 Month young permanent loc extensions. FAQ: "So, What's the difference between coil twist & interlock maintenance on loc roots and I heard that it is bad for my locs"? Interlocking method gets a bad rep amongst some loc wearers but it's not the method itself that's [...]
Consider the issues on the attached list you may be experiencing, and is it affecting your overall hair health? This is a list of issues with the corresponding herbs to help alleviate the issue. We have now taken a unique wholistic approach to helping clients achieve healthy hair. This came after realizing 2/5 of our [...]
We would like to take the time to review the benefits of selecting our virgin color option when placing an order for Hairitage Bundles. Whether you're ordering our loose bulk hair, weft hair, or hand-crafted locs you may find it relevant to know the difference between virgin and the other colors offered. Please continue to [...]
Macon Styles is offering a %10 discount on all orders to raise awareness for Akoma Day. Use discount code "Akoma16" during Feb 14th-20th.Couple's will receive unique Couple's packages and %20 off any service for the entire month of February. The AKOMA is the HEART.The Sacred Science of Soulmating! AKOMA DAY is the cultural alternative to Valentine's Day [...]
What an amazing event! Installing Hairitage Loc Bundles for a client.
If you're a first-time loc wearer, you will have many questions about Hairitage Loc Bundles. The most important one is "How many locs bundles should I purchase and what size should I get"? Here's a video to address this question as well as show the different sizes that are available. As always, your hair texture [...]