All posts filed under: Hair straightener

Can I Take My Hair Straightener In Carry-On Bag

I got a question about this matter a few days ago. It’s good to know if you have a trip and want to style your for your holiday destination. According to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) hair straighteners (flat irons) that are powered by a plug are allowed in both carry on bags and checked bags. Battery operated straighteners should be in carry on bags, they are not allowed in checked bags. Cordless hair straightener with a butane cartridge is only allowed in carry on bags. It should be stored in a case that prevents you from acidentally switching it on. And you can’t bring a spare cartridge.

Five Hair Straightening Mistakes You Should Avoid

#1. Use a wrong product that can make your hair sticky before straightening. Especially Hair Lacquer Spray that persists. #2. Don’t apply heat protectant spray. The thermal heat protectant doesn’t totally eliminate the side effect of using hot styling tools but it can reduce up to 50% damage caused by heat. If you have dry hair find a product that specifically designed for that type of hair. Test several products if you could that doesn’t leave hair sticky, gummy, or feel wet after applying. #3 Too Large Hair Sections. You should section your hair to the size that work for your straightener. With big, thick and heavy sections hair you have to do many pass in order to get the desired result, and also the heat couldn’t get evenly into hair section, the inside won’t be “treated” by heat and the ouside hair section get the heat more than it should. So the smaller hair section, the better, but not to skinny (too small) #4 Horizontal hair sections will give flat looking to your hair. …

Paul Mitchell Flat Irons| Reviews – Which Model is For Your Hair Type

Many people use Paul Mitchell flat irons because they give their hair the salon look and feel. The tools heat up quickly using their respective technology leaving your hair with the 3 S’s – smooth, sleek and shiny. They are categorized in to Pro Tools (Models: Express Ion Smooth Plus Flat Iron for straightening hair and Express Ion Style+ Styling Iron for curling hair) and Neuro. Based on our research, the top 3 best Paul Mitchell Flat Irons are Pro Tools Express Ion Smooth Plus Flat Iron Paul Mitchell Metal Tech Collection Neuro Smooth Paul Mitchell Model# NS12NAS Each tool will offer a different look on your hair than someone else’s that is why it is great to do the research on your potential options. But, don’t worry, we’ve done it for you. In this article we will be reviewing the top 3 flat irons based on pros, features, and cons. There are better hair straighteners out there but if Paul Mitchell hair straightener is in your short list, here are their pros and cons Paul …

Top Five Best Hair Straighteners 2019 | Reviews

After researching more than a hundred of models we concluded that Babyliss Pro Nano is the best hair straightener for most people’s hair. It heats up quick to the consistant temperature, and the temperature is adjustable and it will give the best hair straightening experience. Because of the variety of hair types and textures, an hair straightening flat iron that works great on someone’s hair may not be a perfect choice for your hair. That said, hair type is just one criteria of choosing a tool for your hair, other factors like build quality, efficiency, ergonomics, and types of plates, heating technologies would be highly considered. Nevertheless, knowing your hair is still the most important part before deciding which hair straightener you’re going to buy. It should take a huge a mount of time for you to search for best hair’s friend. To help you save your time and easily pick a right tool among hundreds of tools out there, I’ve rounded up a list of best hair straightening flat irons considering your hair length, texture, …

Four Signs That Tell Your Hair Straightener Has Reached Its Expiry Date

Hot styling tools – hair dryers, curling irons, and hair straighteners don’t last forever.  Users claimed they have been using their their tool for five years and it still works, it is true but in most cases if you use it frequently after 2 or 3 years you should replace it.  Old straighteners can ruin your hair – causing hair breakage, strip your hair of its natural oils. There are a few signs to to know if your hair straightener is out of date Sign #1: You can not clean the plates, at high temperature, it burns a lot of hair products. Gradually, the build up is so sticky that you cannot remove them. Even you can remove it will leave some cold plots or hot plots. Sign #2: Plates worn out scratching on is surface. Cheap hair straightener even degrade quickly. Sign #3: Light indicator that tells the tool ready for us is flashing continuously, something went wrong because the plate doesn’t get to the temperature it would be. Sign #4: Lastly, you have to go through hair …

Does the L’Oreal Professionnel New Generation Steampod 2.0 Steam Hair Straightener Work?

The frequent asked question: Does steam hair straightener really work? and if it works which one? the Steampod 2.0 may give you an answer. You can pick any from the list in my post: Steam hair straightener that work. As Technology improves, we always see things innovative. The Steampod 2.0 is different from the rest, instead of having a detachable reservoir or tank built in the straightener, it has a separate steam pods attached to. The benefit – more water and we don’t have to refill it frequently.  Single pass through – impressive you could see how shiny it is Pros Create more volume in your hair – shiny, soft results Probably it is healthier because the stable steam The comb attached on the plate make straightening even easier A good thing – The pod can hold a lot of water so you don’t have to fill up Cons Pricey ($298 – not available for US Buyers) If you have thick hair – that would work perfectly other hair type it may not.  Can hold …

Five Best Beard Straighteners For Every Gentleman

Think straightening hair is only for the ladies? Think again! More and more men are discovering the world of straighteners for their beards as a way to turn unruly, tangled hairs into a smooth, perfectly styled beard. It’s a great way to take your beard routine one step further to really stand out in a crowd of bearded men. Every straightener is unique, and what may be perfect for someone else’s beard may wreak havoc on yours. For instance, you need to consider the length of your beard. If it’s long and flowy, or simply more than around five inches in length, a standard-type straightening iron with heated plates may be your best bet. Shorter beards can get away with being straightened by heated combs or brushes, which are also incredibly easy to use and get the job done quickly.  Another thing you need to consider is how much time you’re willing to put into the straightening process. Want to just be up and out in the morning? Keep your beard shorter and opt for …

3 Best Mini Flat Irons For Short Hair | Reviews 2019

You don’t need a big hair straightener for your short, fine hair. A mini flat iron can get the job done quickly and perfectly.  Short hair needs love too! Sometimes using the bigger or longer flat irons can be a hassle especially if you have short hair. The flat iron may be too long or bulky for the short section that you’re placing the hair in. Additionally the big iron may be too heavy to hold just to flat iron your hair, especially the bangs. Also, you may want to add subtle curls to your hair which may be difficult to do using the normal-sized flat iron. Lastly, they are not travel size friendly hence they can make your handbag or pouch heavy. This is why you need to buy a mini flat iron. These flat irons assist you to get the sleek look in a short time, it’s lightweight, it can be used to curl your hair, as well as it is always travel-size. Here are the 3 best 1/2 inch mini flat irons …