According to Women's Health magazine, one of the best curling irons on the market is made by Ulta. It curls hair faster by curling bigger pieces. Another good choice is the Beachwaver rotating curling iron. Made by Sarah... More »

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According to FutureDerm, curling irons work because their heat weakens the hydrogen bonds that holds the keratin making up the shaft of the hair. This weakening bond allows the hair's shape to change temporarily, becomin... More »

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To curl your hair with a curling iron, select the appropriate curling iron, choose the right heat setting for your hair, and cover your hair with a protective treatment product. Then, divide the hair into sections, and t... More »

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Some highly rated curling irons are the Hot Tools Professional Spring curling iron, the BaByliss Conical Wand curling iron and the Hot Tools Professional Marcel curling iron, according to Totalbeauty.com. Additionally, t... More »

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A wide-barrel curling iron, with a barrel width of around 1.5 inches, helps achieve the best beachy waves. Beachy waves are recommended for women with medium or longhair, and they are popularly seen worn by celebrities, ... More »

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To use a curling iron properly, select the right heat setting, hold the curling iron with the barrel up, and clamp it to a 1-inch section of hair. Rotate the barrel outward, and hold for five seconds. Pin the curl to you... More »

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To clean a curling iron, wipe all parts of the barrel with rubbing alcohol. Do this at least once a month to remove product buildup. If your curling iron has layer of dirt or buildup from hair products, use a stronger so... More »

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