You’ve Been Curling Your Hair All Wrong: 21 Ways To Use Your Flat Iron For Fabulous Curls

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Most people think that flat irons only achieve sleek straight hair, but you can do so much more with them. Using them to curl your hair is the trendy thing to do. And, chances are you most likely already have a flat iron at home. For the perfect curls, wavy hair or frizz free hair here are The 11 Best Trendy Flat Iron Tricks for Hair.

First, check out this list of the best flat irons:

Note: some of these are pricey, and some are affordable. Rule of thumb: buy the best flat iron you can afford. It will pay off in lack of frustration, faster use, and better curls.

Best overall hair straightner: BaBylissPRO Nano Titanium

Best for natural African American hair: Rusk RSK732 titanium-Infused Flat Iron

Best pro styling flat iron: Karmin G3 Salon Profesisonal

Best value straightener for all hair types: HSI Professional 1 Tourmaline

Best ceramic iron for curls and waves: CHI Air Expert Classic Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron

Best infrared straightener for coarse hair: Bio Ionic Onepass Straightening Iron

Best titanium straightening iron: Izunami Flat Iron Ktx450

Best wet-to-dry straightener: BaByliss Pro BABNT5073T nano Titanium Wet-To-Dry

Best iron for Brazilian keratin treatments: Onei MK-1Halo

Best for long thick hair: Turboion Rbb Croc Classic

Best tourmaline straightener: Solia tourmaline Ion Flat Iron

Read the reviews here.

1. Curl your hair with a flat iron – the basics


2. Flat iron curls

flat iron curls
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3. Braid curls


4. Flat iron waves for short hair

The Beauty Department

5. Beach waves for short hair

Little Miss Momma

6. Crimping

Milk and Blush

7-21. Videos

BONUS: Which size straightener to use


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