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John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1%2F4%22 Curling Iron

John Frieda

Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron

Item #: 2234249

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John Frieda 1 1/4" barrel creates volumous long lasting curls. Has 11 digital heat settings with temperatures reaching 400 degrees. The large Ceramic Titanium coated barrel features Advanced Ionic Conditioning for smooth, healthy waves and long-lasting lift.
John Frieda styling tools offer the perfect marriage of cutting-edge technology, sleek, modern design, and safe, long lasting results. Each innovative styler features exclusive ionic frizz-fighting technology and true ceramic heat with LCD temperature control and auto-shut off. Made with scratch resistant ceramic titanium plates and barrels, John Frieda's top of the line tools are the ultimate in professional heat styling.

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John FriedaLoose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron
 
3.8

(based on 99 reviews)

74%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (49)
  • Good value (44)
  • Effective (42)
  • Gentle (26)
  • Heats up fast (22)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (11)
  • Complicated to use (3)

Best Uses

  • Normal hair (21)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (16)
  • Color-treated hair (15)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (15)
  • Frizzy hair (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (58), Survivalist / minimalist (21), Product junkie (10)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (39), Straight hair (21), Very curly hair (13)

Reviewed by 99 customers

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5.0

So Smooth

By hairhairhair

from dallas, tx

About Me Minimalist

Pros

  • Good Quality
  • Heats Up Fast
  • Multiple Settings
  • Smooths Frizz
  • Works Great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Straight Hair
    • Travel

    Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

    I wasn't really familiar with curling irons but wanted to start using them so I set out to buy a cheap (hopefully halfway decent) iron. This was on sale and I like John Frieda's shampoos so I decided on it. It is surprisingly easy to maneuver and heats up in a flash. When sliding it down my hair it moves so smoothly I'm not concerned about is creating a million split ends in the process. A week in and I'm in love with it!

     
    5.0

    Love this curling iron

    By Anna

    from Alabama

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Creates Shine
    • Heats Up Fast
    • Smooths Frizz
    • Works Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

        I absolutely love this curling iron! It doesn't pull your hair, it's so easy to use, heats up so fast and easy to put away! I have nothing bad to say about it

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great inexpensive curler

        By Jackie

        from glendale, ca

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Heats Up Fast
        • Multiple Settings
        • Works Great

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Long Hair
          • Straight Hair
          • Thin Hair

          Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

          So far works well heats up really fast and does not snag or pull hair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Awesome curling iron

          By Manda Panda

          from Caro, Mi

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Creates Shine
          • Durable
          • Good Quality
          • Heats Up Fast
          • Multiple Settings
          • Smooths Frizz
          • Works Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Frizzy Hair

            Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

            I was afraid I wouldn't like this curling iron. I was wrong!! I love how my hair doesn't get stuck. It's like it's smoother than any other iron I've ever used. It curls my hair quick, and my curls last a lot longer.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            2.0

            I returned it after one use.

            By Re

            from Minneapolis MN

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Pros

            • Multiple Settings

            Cons

            • Bulky
            • Not Effective
            • Poor Quality

            Best Uses

              Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

              I can't count the number of curling irons I've been through. I was a faithful Hot Tools user for years and despise them now (springs constantly fail), and I fell in love with a Revlon iron just two have two stop working within months. I thought I'd branch out and try this brand. It is so awkward to hold. The hand part is as wide as the barrel so it's not easy to maneuver. The buttons cover the entire handle as well, so I was constantly stopping to see if I shut it off or changed the temperature on accident. The major con for me was the tip at the end of the barrel. The piece needs to remain cool so you can grab it when curling. I nearly burnt my fingers trying to hold it. I also decided the 1.25" is not for me. A 1" works much better for spiral/wavy curls. These were way too loose.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              Works Well - Dies Quickly

              By Emily

              from Gaithersburg, MD

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Works Great

              Cons

              • Died within 9 months

              Best Uses

                Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

                I loved this curling iron but it only lasted 9 months before it died on me. I used it about once a week and created nice curls. I would want to buy it again but don't want to have to buy a new one every year.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I would buy this brand again

                By Pattymax

                from Manassas, Va

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Good Quality
                • Heats Up Fast
                • Multiple Settings
                • Works Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair

                  Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

                  I love how fast it heats up. It's really good for long hair. My hair is just below shoulders. I don't usually use a 1", but it works great

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  loose john freida curler

                  By Melan

                  from palmdale, ca

                  About Me Minimalist

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Good Quality
                  • Heats Up Fast
                  • Works Great

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Straight Hair
                    • Thin Hair

                    Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

                    I have always had a hard time curling my hair, as it is too fine and thin... this curler works great!! I love the look!!

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    One Year Down & No Complaints

                    By Meli

                    from Ohio

                    Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

                    I've owned this curling iron for over a year and I love it. Leaves hair soft and shiny. The curls also do last. Still going strong.

                     
                    5.0

                    Love this

                    By Amy

                    from Sidney, KY

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Good Quality
                    • Heats Up Fast
                    • Works Great

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Straight Hair
                      • Thin Hair

                      Comments about John Frieda Loose Curls 1 1/4" Curling Iron:

                      I use the product to create barrell curls in my shoulder length hair.

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                      • Q:

                        Is this curling iron a wand or does it have the clamp?
                        Asked on 10/13/2016 by KittyK from Merced, ca

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                          A:

                          It has a clamp.

                          Answered on 12/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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