As counterintuitive as it might be, the best flat irons can also be used to curl your hair. In fact, some irons are designed specifically to make this not only possible but also simple. Certain properties such as a 1.25″ width lend themselves to easy curling.
Don’t believe us? Here are 5 simple steps to curling your hair with a flat iron:
Now that you know how to curl your hair with a flat iron, here are some of the best flat irons you can use to curl your hair.
|Remington S9520 Salon Collection Ceramic Hair Straightener with Pearl Infused Wide Plates||Built with round-edged ceramic plates with dual heating system; choose between 5 temperature settings of up to 450˚F; 15-sec heat up||Very Good||Affordable||4.3 / 5|
|T|Studio™ PROtect™||Uses macadamia conditioning treatment for smooth & shiny hair; built with easy-to-use digital temperature control of up to 450˚F in less than a minute; also available in a 2″ version||Very Good||Affordable||4.4 / 5|
|Remington S8510 Anti-Frizz Therapy Straightener, 1-inch, white||Built for frizzy hair types – works as hair straightener & curling iron; offers a limited range of temperature settings of up to 450˚F; heats up in less than a minute||Very Good||Affordable||4.5 / 5|
|T|Studio SILK||Combines ceramic technology & SILK for extra smooth plates; heats evenly in 15 secs with temperature lock; also features auto shut off for safety & energy saving ability||Superb||Affordable||4.7 / 5|
This straightener has ceramic plates with rounded edges that prevent fine hair or tight curls from snagging. It also uses a dual heating system to make sure the heat remains even throughout the whole thing. You can choose between 5 temperature settings with the highest being 450F. Last but definitely not least, 15 second heat up makes this the fastest flat iron you will ever own.
One of a handful of new straighteners to contain vapor infusion technology, the T|Studio™ PROtect™uses a macadamia conditioning treatment to keep your hair smooth and shiny even through daily use. Unlike several of its competitors the T|Studio™ PROtect™ also has an easy-to-use digital temperature control that can go all the way up to 450F in less than a minute. You can also get this in a 2″ form.
If you don’t have particularly long or thick hair but it does happen to be frizzy you will love this flat iron as both a straightener and a curling iron. It offers a limited range of temperature settings with the highest one at 450F and heats up in less than a minute.
This unusual flat iron contains a combination of ceramic technology and SILK to provide extra smooth plates that heat evenly in 15 seconds. As well as temperature control you also get a temperature lock to prevent you from accidentally pressing buttons and burning your hair. If you tend to be in a rush in the morning’s you’ll also love the auto shut off which prevents all kinds of dangerous accidents(not to mention burn stains).
A high quality flat iron may cost a little bit of extra money but these options are quite affordable and can save you from also having to buy a curling iron. If you’re going to splurge on yourself there are few better ways to do it.
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