Add this to your list of protective styles to try.
The lightweight look, which uses wavier strands to create a softer and slightly weathered loc, was created by the natural hairstylist and trichologist years ago and today, it’s all over our Instagram feed. Could we have a new classic on our hands?
Check out 23 Black beauties who are slaying summer in their own version; you may just want to try it yourself.
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1 of 23 @kellechie/instagram
Back to black with hair charms to match.
2 of 23 @astoldbybrittanyd/instagram
Rainbow colors are always a good idea.
3 of 23 @stylingmymane_miami/instagram
Chestnut shades are the perfect match for your summer glow.
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It's the perfect 'do for your vacay slay!
5 of 23 @nelita_makeup/instagram
And you don't have to wear them long! Cut them into a bob if you prefer a shorter style.
6 of 23 @olaj_arel/instagram
Don't be afraid to request a straighter, more uniform look to your stylist.
7 of 23 @cocochannelle/intsagram
When you're rocking a bold color, there's nothing more fierce than matching your hair to your lipstick!
8 of 23 @kimmykalon/instagram
Dark hues are just as bold and fierce as a pastel shade.
9 of 23 @curlsandcouture/instagram
Don't be afraid to mix and match with more than one color like this beauty.
10 of 23 @jadenovah/instagram
Major key: Black girls always slay in honey blonde hair.
11 of 23 @liamonet / instagram
Locs are the perfect style for accessorizing with string, rings and charms.
12 of 23 @brienneyvonne/instagram
Take a break from those waist length braids and slay in rapunzel locs instead.
13 of 23 @jewjewebee/instagram
Go crazy with the curliest tendrils!
14 of 23 @xolovekailyn/instagram
As you can see, goddess locs are softer than the more traditional faux locs.
15 of 23 @joleanmua/instagram
You're guaranteed to turn heads in bubblegum pink.
16 of 23 @heygorjess/instagram
And if you're not here for outrageous colors, you'll make an equally bold statement in this simple variation.
17 of 23 @naturalbabe10.11_pro/instagram
And if you want to tip toe into something edgier, try working with different shades of one darker color, like this beautiful brown hue.
18 of 23 @jadenovah/instagram
You also have the option of having your curly ends as long or short as you want. Sky's the limit!
19 of 23 @boholocs/instagram
As you can see, locs are always camera-ready.
20 of 23 @rhythmnbeauty/instagram
Like real locs of traditional faux ones, your goddess locs can also vary in thickness.
21 of 23 @nubiangoddessbeauty/instagram
We're also seeing a lot more women use silky hair, typically reserved for Senegalese twists, to create their goddess look.
22 of 23 @nappyheadedjojoba
And because these locs aren't so stiff, you can easily style them under an accessory.
23 of 23 @yogi_goddess/instagram
We'll always be here for purple hair!
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