Either is fine. If you choose to color your hair prior to your establishment however, you will not be able to get touch ups done as coloring the hair may interfere with the locking process.
The establishment process is very precise and detailed and can take anywhere from several hours to days. This is completely up to the consultant’s speed an length of hair.
The locking process and time frame varies from texture to texture. The average time for locks to fully settle is anywhere from 6 months to 1 year or more.
No. The cost of getting Sisterlocks™ establishments vary from consultant to consultant. Typically there is a starting cost for a minimum length and per inch cost afterwards.
In order to maintain the integrity of the locks, retightenings should be done consistently and frequently. The average time between retightenings can be anywhere from 4-6 weeks, depending on pace of hair growth.
As long as the establishment of Sisterlocks™ are done according to the standard sectioning method, you will have the amount of locks appropriate for your density. It is important to maintain a healthy section of hair per lock structure to provide a stable root as the locks grow and mature overtime to prevent breakage or repairs in the future.