Carly Wilder Curling Wand December 06th, 2017 - 13:07:02
The curling wand or curling iron is one of the most commonly used appliances for convenient at-home hairstyling. While the present generation might believe that most of such styling tools and appliances are modern inventions in reality; they are simply modifications made to devices which made their debut centuries ago. Indeed since many centuries men and women alike have been known to be obsessed with curly hair. In fact it was a common habit for men to use tongs heated in fire for curling the hair on their heads as well as their beards! These methods were rather unrefined and many times such crude techniques ended up burning and damaging hair.
Also the tourmaline infused ceramic barrels have rendered the wand a lot safer; it has helped women avoid frizzy or unmanageable hair. The time required for the procedure is also less. The temperature range of most curling wands is between 284 degrees Fahrenheit to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. Higher the temperatures of the wand more defined are the curls. Here are the steps to use the curling wand: · Plug in the wand and let it heat up to the desired temperature. If your device has a thermostat or temperature control you can select the desired heat level for the curls you require.
7) The heated barrel should never be touched directly and you must ensure using a protective heat glove (most top brands provide one with the device). 8)The barrel should also never used near the eyes or broken skin. 9) Curling wands having barrels made with tourmaline and ceramic coating get hot within seconds so make sure that you do not touch these with bare hands. 10) Your hair should also be clean and dry prior to using the device on it. 11)The unit should be allowed to heat for 30 to 40 seconds and most brands can be used with an AC 60 HZ at 120 V outlets. 12) Before using the device for curling or straightening the hair make sure that you use heat protecting serum and sprays.
Women with thicker hair often over-zealously make use of such higher temperatures. They should be aware of problems like frizzy fried-out and dry hair caused by the styling device at such high temperatures. If you use the wand more than two to three times a week you must ensure making use of a leave-in conditioner to replenish the lost moisture. You can also use natural ingredients like eggs for deep conditioning the hair. Additionally most curling wands and irons heat up within seconds of being switched ON. Care should be taken not to touch the hot barrel as this can cause severe burns on the hands and fingers.