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Anyone seen the Babyliss Big Hair reduced anywhere?

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GlindaForGood Thu 26-Dec-13 15:48:40

I have Argos vouchers so really hoped it would be reduced there but they aren't. Are they reduced anywhere?

StephenKatzCrackerHat Wed 01-Jan-14 08:13:33

Ooh stella thanks for that, I may have to borrow my Mum's Makro card!

stella69x Tue 31-Dec-13 12:19:47

I just paid £26.99 inc vat in makro. Purchase not totally inspired by S&B oh no.

SirChenjin Tue 31-Dec-13 10:13:23

So glad you got yours bigbutton smile. My birthday is in a couple of months so will ask DH for one then - sadly this months salary has gone on new school shoes and uniforms for the teens who have both worn out their shoe leather and taken growth spurts!

princessalbert Mon 30-Dec-13 22:35:29

Oh thanks princessflirtypants

I will look out for the babyliss, it sounds to be the best.

Lidl had some cheapo version in today. I didn't see the price, but the brand name was Desperate Housewives!

bigbuttons Mon 30-Dec-13 22:22:31

the bigger one has been fine for me. I am growing my hair but it was a chin length bob. I have got the smaller one because I think it will be better. The bigger one should be fine for you though.

PrincessFlirtyPants Mon 30-Dec-13 21:38:44

princessalbert I have the tresemme one and its ok, it does add volume but its not amazing.

HaplessHousewife Mon 30-Dec-13 21:32:38

So, I have just below shoulder length hair but it's quite fine so should I go for the big or small one – will the big one make my hair too, well big? I am going to grow it longer at some point but have to wait for the condition to improve.

Amazon have the small one for £36.99 but don't want to get it if I'm better off with the big one...

bigbuttons Mon 30-Dec-13 21:13:19

Sirchenjin mine arrived today. i thought about you when I opened itsad

sunshinemmum Sat 28-Dec-13 18:23:58

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FalalalalalalaFiggy Sat 28-Dec-13 18:10:45

They're down to £39.99 in boots not much of a discount but am tempted

SirChenjin Sat 28-Dec-13 18:08:33

I just got an email from them late this morning, so if you haven't heard anything you should be OK - will keep my fingers crossed that you got there in time smile

bigbuttons Sat 28-Dec-13 15:45:43

oh no! I haven't heard anything from Asda! I hope I got there just in timeshock

SirChenjin Sat 28-Dec-13 13:03:52

Argh - Asda have just sent me a refund, they're out of stock apparently sad

GlindaForGood Fri 27-Dec-13 19:03:10

Ended up getting the 50mm one from Argos, it only cost me a fiver on top of my vouchers so not bad really. I nearly went for the 42mm one for £28 in Asda, my store had one left on the shelf this afternoon, but glad I didn't because the big one is great. My hair is about 2 inches below my shoulders, I think the 42mm would have been too small.

I've used it on my 4yr daughter and I, we both look fabulous now fgrin

SirChenjin Fri 27-Dec-13 18:22:02

Yes - you have to dry your hair first until it's damp, and then use the BBH on sections of hair. If I'm in a rush I use it on dry hair too - it takes the worst of the kinks out.

jennimoo Fri 27-Dec-13 17:01:14

Slightly OT but how do you use the BBH? Do you have to dry your hair mostly first or does it work from towel dried?

bigbuttons Fri 27-Dec-13 16:58:32

Oh good, hope it works for yousmile

SirChenjin Fri 27-Dec-13 10:47:51

Just ordered the smaller one from Asda - thanks for the link bigbuttons smile

Does the Tresemme one spin?

princessalbert Fri 27-Dec-13 10:26:49



princessalbert Fri 27-Dec-13 10:25:10

Does the Tresemme version do the same thing??

bigbuttons Fri 27-Dec-13 10:19:30

I find it hard to do the back with the big one and I think the smaller one would give me more control iyswim?

SirChenjin Fri 27-Dec-13 09:27:03

I'm wondering whether to go for that smaller one too now - my hair is thick collar length, and sometimes the big one does make my hair big (which I guess is the point grin)

bigbuttons Fri 27-Dec-13 09:22:20

sirchenjin thank you, yes I know. I have the bigger one, have had it for years, love it, but I have a short ish bob!! I have managed ok with the bigger barrel but really wanted to see what it was like to have one that actually suited my hair length!

Hadmeathello Fri 27-Dec-13 09:19:18

Big buttons, wilkinsons have them in store. Not sure of price this year.

Bakingnovice Fri 27-Dec-13 09:15:19

Can you use the small one on long hair if hair is very fine?

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