Palm Rolling Dreadlocks
Palm rolling is probably the most effective way to tighten dreads.
Palm rolling can be used to:
- tighten the middle of dreads
- push in frizzy hairs
- smooth out lumps and bumps in dreads
- make dreads round
How often should I palm roll?
You should palm roll as often as you can, the more you palm roll, the faster your dreads will lock up, the less loose hairs you will have, and the better your dreads will look.
Can I palm roll when wax is in my dreads?
Yes, you can palm roll when there is wax in your dreads. Palm rolling can also be used to remove excess wax in your dreads
Can I palm roll when my dreads are wet?
Yes, you can palm roll when your dreads are wet. Palm rolling isn’t very effective for tightening dreads when they are wet. Sometimes palm rolling when dreads are wet can cause loose hairs to come out.
Palm rolling can be used to get water out of dreads, if you palm roll really fast.
How can I use palm rolling to get round dreads?
The more you palm roll the rounder your dreads will be. Palm rolling helps form round dreads by, pushing the knots around until they are in a round position.
Can I use palm rolling to get rid of lumps?
Yes, you can use palm rolling to get rid of lumps. Palm rolling encourages dreads to be round because it, pushes the knots around until they are in a round position.