5/8 Inch Curling Iron Review
A 5/8 inch curling iron is a great universal tool that can be used on many different short to medium hair lengths, textures and styles. The small barrel size is great for use on fine, damaged or stubborn hair, which tends to be more resistant to curling. This is because a smaller curl naturally holds its shape longer, extending duration of the style. In addition this size allows you the ability to get close to the scalp enabling you to create incredible volume close to your roots. The following irons are the best sellers and come highly recommended.
Babyliss Pro Ceramic Tools Spring Hair Curling Iron - 5/8": This iron features ceramic technology that helps to eliminate frizz, protect the hair from damaging hot spots and promotes healthy shiny hair. It has a ceramic barrel, 135 watts, 25 heat settings and heats up to 400 degrees. Also, this iron comes with dual voltage for worldwide use, and eliminates frizz, and damaging hot spots!
- BaByliss Pro GT Gold Titanium 5/8" Curling Iron: If your hair is stubborn and fights curl then this iron features the top heat technology that allows you to lock in curl on the toughest hair textures with out causing damage! It comes with instant heat recovery, 30 heat settings, and a slim rubberized handle for added comfort!
- Helen of Troy Professional Spring Curling Iron - Midi 5/8": This iron is a great low cost option and is designed for short to medium hair lengths to create beautiful smooth tighter curls. Helen of Troy is known for their high quality, durable and professional tools.
- Hot Tools Professional Marcel or Spring Hair Curling Iron - Midi 5/8": This is one of the most advanced, high quality and professional curling irons on the market. The marcel iron is for salon professionals and the spring loaded is for the average consumer. The Marcel iron is perfect for the salon professional because it allows you to curl hair fast and consistent. It heats up extremely fast, features heat four times more powerful then the average iron and it maintains the heat evenly. Hot tool also has a spring loaded 5/8 inch iron is easy to use and is perfect for the average consumer.
If you are looking to add volume and movement to your hair then there
are multiple ways that you can achieve it such as hot rollers, velcro
rollers, round brushes, brush curling irons, hot air brushes and curling
irons. So you ask, "What is so special about a curling iron?" Well by
learning how to use a curling iron correctly, you will be able to create
many different waves and curls while using only one tool!