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Ones which won't singe bits of my hair off like last time?
I had to get a fringe cut due to said singed bits, now I want to grow it out, I'm thinking 70s flicks is the way forward- but I have fragile, fine hair and I don't want to damage it irreparably. Is this possible?
You won't like my answer, but honestly I have the same hair type as you, and the only way to keep it healthy is not to use direct heat on it. It's tricky because when you have fine hair, curling or waving it makes it look much fuller. My hair completely changed when I ditched all heat styling tools, and if I do have to use a hairdryer, then I use it on a low heat or cool setting.
There are lots of other ways of getting curls etc into your hair, but you have to find what suits your lifestyle, hair length and how much time you have. Sock buns are great to for curls and waves if you put your hair into one slightly damp overnight. Old fashioned as well but rag rollers are also fantastic. Save the heat for special occasions.
Thanks- my hair is already curly, so I use the BB big hair the body of it and ceramic straighteners on the fringe every day. It's not that I need to curl it so much as do something with the fringe while it grows out.
Without heat products, my hair is crazy! I do occasionally let the curls dry naturally with lots of conditioner, but that takes ages and is impossible for everyday.
I recently bought some Babyliss tongs, very impressed as they have adjustable heat settings so you have a bit of control.....might be good for your hair if you can use a lower heat than usual. They were just under £20 in Boots, have a 20-something mm barrel so not too tight curls.