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5 Best Straighteners For Fine Hair, Guaranteed!

Strong, thick hair usually ends up compatible with most hair straighteners, as they can handle lots of heat with no problem. Fine hair, on the other hand, is a lot more difficult to please. Fine hair strands lack strength simply because the width of the cortex is much smaller. This means that fine hair is more easily damaged! Finding the right straightener for fine hair is extremely important, as it helps you to avoid such damage and keep your hair beautiful and healthy. Here are five of the best hair straighteners for fine hair that won’t destroy your precious mane. Remember 300-325 degrees is the best temp range for fine hair and always use a heat protectant. BabyLiss PRO Nano Titanium Straightening Iron Babyliss is one of everyone’s favourite brands simply because they always bring their A-game. This particular model goes all the way up to 450 degrees, but if you’ve got fine hair you probably don’t want to apply that much heat to it. Lower temperatures will do just as great of a job! …

Your All-In-One Guide To Hair Crimpers

Crimped hair is one of those signature styles of the 90’s, iconic for being an easy way to jazz up a simple hairstyle. We’re glad to see that crimped hair is back, and from the looks of it, it’s here to stay.  Crimped hair is easily recognizable by the tiny grooves or waves down locks of hair. These are achieved with the help of hot tools called hair crimpers, which work marvelously on straight and wavy hair. Hair with lots of curls or coils can also be crimped, but it may require some additional straightening first. Finding the right hair crimper in today’s world can be tricky, but if you want crimped hair like a 90’s girl, keep reading. We’ve got a list of the best hair crimpers that you can find. GHD Contour Professional Performance Crimper Auto shutoff is one of those features that isn’t necessary for a great hot tool, but when it’s included, you’re so grateful that it’s there! Simple everyday blunders can be avoided. This crimper has ceramic plates to bust …

Why You Need Double Barrel Clipless Curling Iron And How to Choose the Best One

From soft beach waves to tight ribbon curls – recently, everyone has been obsessed with different ways we can bend and curl our hair. And, for a while, single barrel irons were doing a pretty good job.  But then, double barrel curling irons (a.k.a 2 barrel curler, Bi-Tube or double barrel clipless curling iron) appeared and left many girls confused. Why should I get a curler with two barrels when I need only one to twist my hair around? So, why choose double barrel over single curling iron? Well, it quickly became obvious that single barrel can be pretty limiting. For starters, double barrel curling iron gives you more control over the final result. With two barrels, you can be much more creative and flexible with how you twist and bend your hair. Plus, with a single barrel, you get a very even, uniformed look. Two barrels help in creating that natural looking messy waves – like no effort has been put into it. Some famous hairstyles, very popular in recent years, are almost impossible …

How to Straighten Hair Perfectly At Home: Tips and Tricks

Love a straight, sleek look? Tired of dealing with straightening sessions that make your hair frizz back up within a matter of hours or even minutes? Whether you have curly, wavy, or kinky hair, or even straight hair that you really want to make bone straight, here’s a simple guide how to straighten hair that’ll guarantee you those results you’re looking for. Before you start straightening hair, you will need: A wide tooth comb A fine tooth comb Heat protectant spray, creams or serums. Leave – in conditioner Blow dryer Serum Flat iron-Hair Straightener or other hair tools Oil of your choice (optional) Hair products labeled “smoothing” could help your hair strands by prodiving moisture and make hair easier to straighten. Now that you’ve got everything you need to start the process, let’s go on to step one! Wash, condition and deep condition your hair well You don’t have to wash your hair on the same day that you straighten it, but a day before it is ideal. Straightening produces the best results when it’s done on clean …

Why You Have to Read Hot Comb by Ebony Flowers

It is not an easy task to explain what a subtle but major role hot comb plays in a life of every African American girl. But Ebony Flowers does that in a magnificent manner in her debut graphic novel Hot Comb. Using vivid and direct language and techniques, she explores a complex topic – the relationship of a black woman with her hair. And, through her hair, with the world and people around her.  Hot Comb is a collection of concise semi-autobiographic memoirs whose purpose is to both entertain and teach. Through 8 short stories revolving around taming natural hair, we get a glimpse into what it means to be an African American woman in America. But, at the same time, the book explores bittersweet dilemmas of childhood and growing up, trying to fit in, being a daughter, a granddaughter, a mother, an aunt, a friend… In Hot Comb, Ebony Flowers illustrates snippets of the lives of most African American girls, full of dreaded looks at hot combs and perm solutions, while the real dramas …

A Cordless Curling Wand Is The Travel Companion For Your Next Trip

Curling wand is a simplest hair tool that can curl your hair and it may soon be come a gadget other than hair appliance that you can only use at home because it’s rechargeable. It’s wireless and portable too and can create your desired curls on the go. Though it’s less powerful than plug-in curling wand, meaning it isn’t as hot as wired ones. Unplugged Beauty recently launched their first wireless curling wand that does work to create natural looking waves for your hair. Unplugged Beauty Cordless 1″ Curling Wand The first thing you would notice when using this curling wand for the first time is your hair section equally treated by heat – that’s you will get proper results all over you hair sections. Pros Consistent heating all over the barrel LCD temperature display so you know which temperature is the best for your hair and set the desired temperature easily The matte-black handle is comfortable to hold It is compact and lightweight – you take them anywhere Battery life that last is 35 …

Best Round Brushes For Blow Drying

Recently Revlon One-Step hair dryer offers an great way to blow dry hair instead of using a brush and blow dryer. But you may have hair with length and texture that Revlon One-Step isn’t good for. A round brush comes in a more sizes for you to pick and it can add volume or curl yor hair while blow-drying. Osensia Professional Round Brush  The nylon, anti-static bristles are supposed to work nicely for fine, thin hair. The vent hole patterns that maximize the air circulation, ceramic barrel that prevent snagging hair, and various sizes to choose if you want to add volume, making this brush perfect for a lot type of hair. For instance, if you have short, fine hair, they offer the 1 inch barrel model. HOTHEADS 3D Speed Brush  I was impressive with this brush – it doesn’t have hole vents on barrel and the barrel itself can heat up and with end cap these concentrate the heat from hair dryer to give more defined look to your hair whether it’s a lift …

Top Ceramic Hair Straightening Flat Irons | Reviews 2020

When it comes to straightening your hair, ceramic flat irons are a standard for a reason. A quality flat iron doesn’t only make your hair pin straight, but it can also add shine and volume, eliminate frizz, reduce damage to a minimum, I mean the long term effect of heat and some can even be used to make curls and waves. In my post about ceramic vs titanium I made a comparison which points out a few reasons you should pick ceramic over titanium iron. Ceramic flat irons style your hair in the gentlest manner in term of heat, if not considering the plates’ surface and heat conduction. In other words, they style your hair with lowest side effect from heat. No more dry or burnt hair, ceramic straighteners have a lot of benefits over other types, and here I’ve rounded up some of the best you should definitely check out the following models 1. Karmin G3 Salon Professional Ceramic Flat Iron Karmin G3 has a sleek, modern design and it comes in 5 beautiful colors – …

Best Hot Air Brush For Short Hair

Hairstyles can help us to express ourselves and we definitely have endless ways to do it. It can take the help of perfect tools to get our desired style. Skip using a blow dyer, a hot air brush can create voluminous, full-body curls or natural waves while it dries your hair quickly. If you have short hair a hot air brush can style and dry your hair even more effectively. Why? because you don’t have a lot of hair to manage and remember you have a right size of the tool for your hair. I’ve rounded up three of the best options on the market today Hot air brushes are excellent for short hair because they have barrel sizes that are small enough that can get close to the root for more versatile styling. They are easy to use, lightweight, and have the ability to help you style your short hair well for daily use or special occasions. HOT TOOLS Professional Hot Air Styling Brush (¾ inch) This professional-grade tool has a ¾ inch rounded …

Cordless Straightening Brush – Must-Have Travel Tools

Go cordless, charge like smartphones and style on the go is the recent trend that hair tools are following. We’ve seen cordless curling iron, flat iron or hair dryers. They are battery operated and great for traveling if you want to quickly create a casual hairstyle. If you’re once struggled with a cordless flat iron, a cordless straightening brush could be a game changer. In this post I’ve rounded a couple of cordless straightening brushes that work. Note that cordless means less powerful – if you have thick hair it won’t work out. It’s much easier to straighten your hair – no clamping involed than using a flat iron. Dafni Allure Cordless Hair Straightening Brush Pros Cons Totally cordless Great for traveling Heavier than wired counterpart Not for all hair types and textures Expensive Some cordless beard straightener brushes should work on your hair as well, if you have medium length, fine hair Movember Cordless Beard Straightener Pros Cons Small, compact 20 – 30min styling time It takes a long time to get full charge …