Starting dreads, but just not sure what you'll need?

We've done the hard work for you by putting together the bare essentials for starting locks from scratch (and in larger Kits, a few fun extras), at a discount!

Incredible locks
in weeks, not years.

Create and maintain beautiful locks in any hair type easier, faster, and cleaner with Knotty Boy Natural Dreadlock Care products.

Pure ingredients, simple instructions and limitless customer support. Think Dreadlocks, Think Knotty Boy - the Original Since 1998!


Hair With Purpose Blog

freckled man with mid-face length twisted dreadlocks looking away from the camera in front of a brick wall

This blog is the shared creation of two mothers of biracial children who love natural hair. Read Jennifer's Knotty Boy review of our Dreadlock Starter Kit after using it on husband Antonio's Afro-textured mane.

"First thing I needed to do is wash Antonio's hair which had oils and wax in it. I Used the Knotty Boy Dread Shampoo bar. I was surprised how much foam and lather you can get from a shampoo bar. This was [my] first experience with a shampoo bar. Knotty Boy dread shampoo did a great job of leaving my husbands hair squeaky clean without making it feel too dry..."

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