How-To: Lock “Take Down”

The most asked question I’ve gotten so far since everyone has seen my new hairdo: How did you do it? Now I’m definitely not the person who came up with the technique nor am I the first person to comb their locks out but for those of you thinking of taking out your locks or are just curious about the process, here’s how I did it.

What you’ll need:

  1. Water + a Spritzer
  2. Conditioner (lots of it)
  3. Several metal rat tail combs
  4. Friends/Family willing to help
  5. Patience

The last two are optional but HIGHLY recommended…actually patience really isn’t all that optional, this isn’t something that can be done in one day by yourself…or even a couple days. So here’s what I (we) did:

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