Ora K Locs is rated 5.0 out of 5 stars, based on 56 reviews!
I drove 2 hrs just to get there because no one near or around monterey knew how to crochet locks. Been to others who would pull my hair so tight that it would come out from thr root and show strands sticking out from the dread with the white follicle or they would crochet it wrong and it would just end up coming out after a few days... Any way it didn't even hurt when she did the maintenance on my locks and they look super clean and it's been days and it hasn't came out. Looks like I'll be driving 2 hrs every three months.
Ora K always works wonders on with my Locs her Appt times are true and timely! My locs love her!
I recommend Ora K Loc services she is super nice and my locs love her!
Ora saved another brother today! Just when I thought my early 2000s Kobe Afro couldn't go anywhere, I decided to try locs. Of course I went on Yelp to find the best loctician in Oakland. Sure enough, I saw Ora and the amazing photos of lovely locs and said she is the one.
Down to earth and serious about her craft, Ora was very flexible and professional in her scheduling, preparation, and overall care for my hair. She washed my hair before twisting and she gave me some great basic hair-care tips to ensure my locs grow healthily. Her pricing was reasonable.
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This woman is an amazing hair stylist, she started my locs and did exactly what I asked for. Not only were my locs professionally done, my parts were super neat!!! She answered all of my questions with no hesitation. Most importantly she takes her time, which I greatly appreciate. She also has a great personality. I would highly recommend anybody who has locs to book an appointment with Ora K!!!
Best Place to get Dreadlocks in Bay Area !
LOC NATION ALERT!!!! Ora K. Is by far the best loctician in the bay area. Whether you want starter locs, loc maintenance, loc repair, interlocking, instant locs, etc., Ora K. Is who you need... after trying several locticians and being disappointed, thank God I found Ora K.! She'll give you a relaxing, spa worthy shampoo and the best quality of whatever service you choose. She's very punctual, professional, and super down to earth. Ora K. Is highly recommended if you're in the Bay area. Her work is the talk of "the town"! Set your first appointment with Ora K. and find out what all the talk is about...
Ora K has the best loc maintenance and restoration in the Bay Area. She is very talented at what she does and takes her time to perfect her craft . She uses the finest shampoos and conditioners that leaves your hair feeling fresh and clean. Her shop also has a relaxing setting which allows her customers to watch TV or movies while you are getting your hair done. Ora perfects every single hair part exposing the scalp to the fullest. She good at doing alot of different hair styles and designs. Every time I go to her I leave extremely satisfied !!!! Im feeling like a brand new person, and you will to. Dont waist anymore time schedule your appointment today.
I booked an appointment and got my locs in and she did a very good job! it ended up coming out way better then I expected. I'd Definitely Recommend going to her, she knows exactly what she's doing.
I moved here from Atlanta GA in July 2018 and I had just started locs and was in search of someone in the Bay area to do my maintenance re-twist. My husband was referred to Ora by someone he saw walking down the street with nice locs. She does my locs, my husband and my daughters locs now. She is knowledgeable, professional and super down to earth. I am so glad we were introduced to her. My family and I get so many compliments on our locs. Ora is who you want for all your loc needs.
Listen, if you want an excellent loctician who really know locs and the proper way to take care of them, go see Ora K! She is extremely skilled at her craft and such a sweet person. She is also very reasonably priced and will not put anything on your hair that will cause product build up. She did an awesome job on my daughter's instant locs and they look AMAZING (see pics)! No hair added and it took about 9 hours. She even gave me tips on how to re-twist/palm roll and maintain my daughter's locs myself since I don't live in CA. I cannot say enough about Ora K! Do yourself and your locs a favor and go see her!
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Yep. I found my new best friend!!! CAN I tell you how amazing Ora is? She was very attentive and professional but still very welcoming and accepting.
I drove from Sacramento just based on her reviews and energy when scheduling. I am glad that Ora helped me start my loc journey.
Yep. I found my new best friend!!! CAN I tell you how amazing Ora is? She was very attentive and professional but still very welcoming and accepting.
I drive from Sacramento just based on her reviews and energy when scheduling. I am glad that Ora helped me start my liv journey.
Ora K's saloon was a superb experience, I will absolutely be using her services to help maintain a healthy hair regiment. The finished product was awesome and left me feeling beautiful, and my head and hair clean. I have been getting compliments on my hair since I have used her services as well. People respect the craftsmanship and skill. I would suggest this saloon to anyone who really is serious about getting their hair did! The prices were average for a re-twisting and the products used are of great quality.
Ora as a saloon owner was very professional and courteous. Not only did she take my appointment last minute for my birthday weekend, she was vigilant about getting me the style I wanted. She was a great host and stylists. I will have to make special mention of her assistant, Andrea, because she washed my hair and twisted it. Her skills for washing hair have to be mentioned. She scrubbed my scalp and washed my locs so well, I felt my problems washing away as well, and I have very thick hair. She has magical hands, and I look forward to another wash with her.
I would absolutely recommend this shop, and will continue to do business with this growing establishment.
Ora been doing my locs since 2016.cant wait till October 5,2018
Ora K Locs was a great experience. Not only did she take me last minute and fit me in her schedule, I love how my hair turned out. I got a dye, an amazing wash and and a style that was so well done, 2 weeks later it is still fresh. It was a great experience, and I look forward to going back to seeing her and what magic she can do with my locs. The prices were also reasonable, and she uses the best product to really stimulate healthy hair culture. Go to this place if you want a great experience where your locs will get a lot of needed attention.
The actual woman herself is pleasant and attentive to what my wants and needs were. A gem, and a true loc-tian, I look forward to seeing her as my locs grow.
I recommend Miss Ora to anybody and everybody that has dreadlocks or is considering starting locs! She's quick, clean, and makes you feel at home. Very informative about your hair and takes the extra effort to get you the style you want. She'll have you feeling like a million bucks! You will know you're dealing with a professional the first appointment. She definitely takes pride in her work and it will speak for itself. Her service is priceless. Give her a call you won't be disappointed.
Ms Ora K...has The best Lil shop Loc shop in Oakland.. she's young informative and don't have you sitting for hours because of greed with over bookingbknowing Damn well you have 3ppl booked at 3:00!! and Ms Ora her hair products are the best trust me I know! Not like Peaches shop on 3rd and Webster! I caught them pouring 5 different lotions in a bottle and was trying to use it on my hair! I never went back.they buy from dollar tree.So Beware if your locs fall out,, you know who and where and why!! Over chargers anyways!!
I have to give a shout-out to Ora.... This sista has the touch plus speed down pact.... I love her spirit and the appreciation she has for her craft.... I am a license Cosmo and I don't leave reviews but I had to for her she's awesome if you are within a 100 miles or say about an hour distance keep her in mind for sure make an appointment.... salute....
Ora is professional, kind, and does QUALITY work. She's very knowledgeable on starting locs, maintenance, and styling! I truly enjoyed getting my starter locs here!
Ora K is the best! She took her time with my locs from beginning to the end! My hair has never looked better. I will definitely be back!
A hairstylist that's patient flexible timely and above all friendly and makes sure you're 100% satisfied with your service before you leave. She's skilled and knowledgeable with various hair types products & techniques. She can recreate styles you show her or create one of a kind styles of her own. Ora K is all about her clients you won't be disappointed!
I've had locs for more than ten years and she's been the best at listening to I want and educating me to what I need. Chill and friendly environment. Highly recommend!!
Great price and warm, friendly service. Not going to anyone else for maintenance on my locks.
my hairstyle was popping!. I loved it. Ora did a great job deep conditioning, palm rolling and styling my hair and I received so many compliments. I will definitely be heading back
My hair was an absolute mess and Ora took care of all of that, fast and with precision! Thank you for the great service and conversation. I had maintenance done to my locs and a great wash!
She is an excellent stylist! Her products look and feel great and she was considerate to our hair needs. Highly recommended!
Just got my locks serviced , great prices and great hospitality she did an amazing job on my hair ! And she is a super cool hair stylist. I got a lot of compliments on my locks style.From now on she is The only person I go to and trust with my hair thanks a lot Ora see you in a few weeks derrick.
Alright. I found out about Ora crazy last minute and I called her and she was the only person who wasn't crazy or self absorbed stylist who could fit me in! Thanks girl! I got my locs started with her and I'm super in love with my style! I still haven't taken any pictures so I'll upload some later. Still adjusting but I am in love with my hair. Thanks Ora!
Kind, clean, professional, peaceful. This was a breath of fresh air when I went, I needed it. Will be returning again!
Best experience I've had. From hair care to educational pointers. Simply Awesome.
I have been going to Ora Kay,for about a year now.I really enjoy her loving personality.She is sweet and extremely patient,Ora is very well educated about natural hair,and is always willing to help you to put your best self forward!!
Does an extremely good job. She is also creative, I personally liked how she would surprise me with styles and I could trust her to take care of me. She is good people and makes you feel at home. Even some celebrities have trusted her with their hair. Your in good hands here. Should be your first choice if you looking for someone to really take care of you. She can do all hair too doesn't matter the texture.
Always respectful of my time and does a great job. She started my love and is the only stylist to touch them.
Wow I could not be happier with my locs! I had never had them worked in before and I'm so glad I went to Ora. She taught me so much about how to take care of my hair and I'm so excited to have reached a new level on my dread journey. I recommend Ora K Locs to EVERYONE!
Best in the area (Business really) always accommodating every need. Makes you feel comfortable and at home during your session. And most of all she's f'ng dope! She will take her time with you and leave you feeling fresh AF!!! I go to her monthly and am never disappointed. Show her some love. Try her out, you won't regret it! ( P.S don t forget to tip your loctician!! )
Omg! This is my chick! She is the absolute the best at what she does ... her prices are excellent. She is in such high demand that you may have to wait a few minutes after your scheduled appointment but she won't rush you. Good job Ora!
Ora is such a sweetheart and it's a plus that she's phenomenal at her craft. I always walk away feeling like a gorgeous Queen. I feel bless to have found her and have no plans going anywhere else as long as she's locking hair.
She knows what she is doing and is very professional. At first when I got here I was skeptical but when she started treating my hair, I realized that I knows what she is doing. From the wash, product use to the twist themselves I was amazed. I will be coming back with my nieces.
Side note. She is very funny, which I liked
I had my first appointment at "Ora K Locs" salon this past weekend and man, I am beyond satified. Before I found "Ora K Locs" I was recovering from a bad loc treatment experience. During my initial search for a technician to start my locs, let me just say somehow I ended up in the client chair of a cosmetologist who had led me to believe they could do 'Sisterlocks/Brotherlocks'. I discovered the person didn't know a thing about Sisterlocks but was told that she could do Interlocks but I later found, after my hair had been snagged and botched up over 17 hours/2 days sessions, that Interlocs was not a talent that technician possessed, either. After a few months of ponytails, I searched 'Yelp' for a lead on obtaining a proven professional loc technician. After browsing down the list I retrieved, there she was, Ms. Ora K. And it was quite obvious by all the accolades and 5=star client reviews she had, that I need waist no time in getting the opportunity to sit down in her client chair and scream "Help me, please!" I drove to the shop and telephoned from my parking space across the street to inquire if she had a minute or two to take a look at my hair and let me know if she could fix it (of course I knew she could, as her reputation preceeded her). When I passed through the door I was immediately impressed. Ora's shop is located in a cozy loft inside of a fabulous women's fashion boutique. Ora was so welcoming and friendly, just like someone's I'd known for a long time. We clicked immediately. She is so down-to-earth and she knows her stuff! She gave me an appointment for two days later as another client had just cancelled. It took only a few hours for her to work her skills and have me looking good and ready for a party night on the town (see attached: a pic is worth a thousand words). I hope that if you are reading this review, you have not had a prior experience like the one I had, and just want to say, look no further, book your next appointment with Ora K.
Ora did an amazing job on my hair! It had been 3 months since my last appointment with another stylist and she fixed my parts and made my locs look new and amazing. Also, she is great to talk to and she's funny, times flys when you're having fun. Also she is so fast! At one point you look up, and it's already time to leave! You have to go to Ora! my new stylist for forever now.
Ora is very wonderful and knowledgeable in her craft. She uses her own products and is very conscientious of the hair. She really takes pride and quality in what she do and I am very thankful to have her for my Loc specialist.
I rarely get my locs professionally done because I am very particular. However, I needed an updo for a wedding...researched and found Ora. She did an exceptional job. My locs were not tight and pulling on my edges and weeks later I was still getting compliments as though it was freshly done! Her prices are reasonable and fair. I highly recommend Ora and her services. Thank you for your professionalism.
I am absolutely amazed at the work that Ora does! She did a fantastic job for my wedding and I'm so happy with the price and service. After my first visit, I received complements for weeks. The setting is super comfy and Ora really listens and knows how to communicate about the particular style you have in mind. She's also very creative and loves to brainstorm about ideas.
I absolutely recommend anyone needing lock work to visit her! Her nick name should be "The Locksmith" because she is super skilled at this craft!!
Great vibe, nice energy. And she did a great job on my hair. She works fast but it's done right.
I think i just found my new stylist.
Thank you, Ora
Omg !!!! The best stylist ever she is the bomb she always have me ready for any occasional such as my birthday , parties , different events , church events and my wedding . She rock all the time very loyal to her customer and loyal on doing an awesome job . She treats me VIP And love it's and when I need her she is there for me all the time .Been loving her journey and seeing her being stylist in the best in the Bay . Go see her . Also the best shampoo in the world make you feel relax and makes love to your hair and doing nothing but pour pure and pour good soul and energy .
This Queen (Ora) is a gem! Respects my time, available, reasonable prices, pleasant, and a expert at her craft. She styles and colors flawlessly. Here to stay! I highly recommend.
Her personality is super nice and chill and she is very professional. I was starting my Locs off so I had a million and two questions and she answered every one with no problems. I loved my hair style she gave me everything was so neat and well done. I'll be back again this week.
Ora K is phenomenal. Very professional hands down one of the best loctician in the bay area!!!!
Was not disappointed this lady knows what she's doing check her out Ora k locs in Oakland. See you on my next visit
Ora, she's just amazing and have an incredible aura. Thanks
She has beautiful heart ?? l love her work she can do my hair and l would recommend her to do any ones locks no matter how you want them she ls a pro !
Ora K is the best hair stylist in the Bay Area. She is a loc perfectionist. She used the best shampoo , conditioners, and grease on my hair. She takes her time and perfects every part. She even does loc repair and restoration. Charges a lot less then the other salons. You leave here feeling very satisfied. My locks have never looked better.
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