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Learning Flat Iron Stlying Tips For Best Results For Your Hair

April 8, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

For the most part using a flat iron to gorgeous smooth hair is relatively easy, it is not exactly rocket science to run your hair through the plates of a straightening iron to get the look you want. But getting salon quality results on that look is another story since the pros have some tips for getting hair absolutely smooth that someone just running the hair iron through their hair may not know. Of course anyone can learn these flat iron styling tips once they know what they are and put them into practice.

Knowing to ensure that your hair is completely tangle free and to use divide it off into sections using clips can greatly increase the effectiveness of your hair iron and help get the absolute smoothest results. Also make sure you are using the right temperature on your hair iron. Too low will not straighten effectively while too high will damage the hair and maybe even potentially burn the scalp. Plus using the right hair products from shampoos to conditioners and hair sprays can not only help the hair iron get better results but also to keep your hair healthy despite the styling demands you place on it.

Getting Curls With Either Curing Irons or Hot Rollers

January 25, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

For women who want to add anything from tight kinky curls to loose gorgeous waves to their hair the two most popular ways to get this done is with a curling iron or a set of hot rollers. Most women prefer one method to another and really there is no real wrong answer it is a matter of which one you are most comfortable with.

Hot rollers have the advantage of creating curls in your hair where you place them and then leaving your hands free while the heat does its magic. This can help you speed up the styling process and your probably already hectic morning. Of course with hot rollers you do sacrifice some control but they do produce consistent curls.

Curling irons offer more versatility than hot rollers in creating various types of curls as well as the placement in the hair. With a ceramic curling iron you can easily just curl the ends of your hair or add a few simple loose curls throughout your hair for a look with more volume. There is no better way to curl the size and shape of a curl in your hair than with a curling iron.

Curls Are Back In Style

September 2, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

For quite some time now long straight hair has been the hairstyle of choice for most women who love to follow the fashion trends. But now curly hair is making a comeback as the in style with gorgeous wavy curls coming in varying shapes to give the hair a sassy carefree look. While a hair straightening iron can be used in a pinch to get some curl into your hair, a professional curling iron is really the best hair tool for the job.

To get these hot wavy curls that every woman is eyeing this fall you will need a 1 inch curling iron or larger. This is big enough to create wavy curls and if placed randomly in the hair will create that beach look that is so in right now. Of course you do not have to have long hair to create this look, to some degree this can be accomplished in short hair as well. The trick is to create curl sparingly and make them random throughout the hair. Keeping it loose will give the appearance of carefree bouncy hair perfect for at the office or even on the town.

Keeping Long Hair Straightened All Day

August 29, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

For women who have long very curly hair straightening irons are perfect for removing those curls and getting gorgeous straight hair. But if you have to put in a really long day sometimes your hair tends to get a little puffy and as the straight starts to go out and the curl begins to come back in. One tip to keep your hair straight longer is to place the part on the side of your head as opposed to the middle. This will place extra weight on the strands which will help hold down the strands to keep your hair sleek and straight.

Big Curls For Your Long Hair

August 19, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Big curls can be sleek and sexy for a night out on the town with the girls or with that special someone. A 1 inch curling iron is perfect for creating these larger bouncy curls that can give your hair great volume and life. To get these gorgeous curls it is best to add some spritz to a small section than curl it for about five seconds with the curling iron then spray again for a final hold to help the curls last all night long even if your are actively dancing or enjoying life.

Tame Those Big Puffy Curls

August 19, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Curls can be gorgeous in your hair, but nothing is worse then when your curls get out of hand and your hair is just way too big and puffy. Many women reach for the hair straightening iron when their curly hair is out of control, but this is not the best way to handle this unless you want to totally flatten it out. Actually when your curly locks get unruly you should reach for a hair styling iron to reshape those curls into nice neat ones as opposed to trying to flatten them out. Embrace your curls and help them look their best all the time.

New Styles for Braids

August 18, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Braids are coming back in style, but not the classic braid off the back of your head we all are so used to. Braids wrapped around the head like a headband is very chic currently and to get this look you need to start with smooth straight hair. Use ceramic hair straighteners to make sure your locks are smooth and silky to get the perfect start to this look. Once your hair is prepped create gorgeous braids and then get creative wrapping them around your head to get interesting looks that even a starlet will be envious of.

Getting In On the Straight Hair Trend

August 15, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

The straight hair style has always faded in and out of fashion, and right now it is one of the hottest looks going. The simplicity of sleek, straight hair is very much in demand; and hair straighteners make it very easy for someone with even the kinkiest of natural curls to get this look. Simply heating up the hair iron and slowly gliding your hair through the blades will result in elegant straight hair. This can be repeated every day you want the look or you can mix it in whenever you want gorgeous straight hair.

Save Money By Straightening Your Own Hair

August 6, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Not long ago if you had curly hair and wanted beautiful smooth straight locks you had to go to a salon and pay a professional to straighten your hair. This was not only time consuming but expensive as well. Now anyone can get the same professional hair straighteners as the pros use and do your own hair in your own home. This means no more scheduling an appointment, which may not be convenient for you, and paying your hard earned money to have gorgeous straight hair. These hair irons only take a little practice to master and with that practice you can begin doing your own hair whenever you want.

Curl is Back in Fashion

July 15, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Those with naturally curly hair have been rejoicing, it seems having loose wavy curls is making a fashion comeback. So that means it is time to lay down those hair straightening irons (though not too far that look is still hot too), and pick up your hair curling irons. I know everyone tells you that you can create gorgeous wavy curls in your hair with that flat iron, but for truly beautiful curl without taking the time to master the flat iron, you will have much better luck with professional quality curling irons.

By going with the curling iron that creates the curl size you want you will have much more control over the final size of the curl you end up with. This will also translate into more uniform curls since the curling iron is one size. With the flat iron the curl amount depends on the amount you twist the iron as you go down your hair. Also using a curling iron for waves is much easier since you only need to wrap the hair around the barrel and wait a few seconds as opposed to the twisting and sliding motion that the flat iron requires. Curling irons are simple to use and every woman should have one or two sizes around at any time to get some style into their hair.

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