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Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25%22 Flipperless Curling Wand

Hot Tools

NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand

Item #: 2259507

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Includes Pulse Technology for Gets Hot...Stays Hot performance - senses heat loss and begins restoring it immediately so the iron stays hot! Hair glides effortlessly across the nano ceramic surface, making hair look smooth and glossy.

Professional Features:

  • Nano Ceramic styling surface.
  • Rheostat control dial with variable heat settings up to 430 F.
  • Extra-long cool tip.
  • Power indicator light.
  • Foldaway safety stand.
  • Separate on/off switch.
  • Bonus! Includes heat-resistant glove.
  • 8 ft. tangle-free swivel cord.
  • One-year warranty.


(Model # HTBW1861)

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Hot ToolsNanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand
 
3.8

(based on 101 reviews)

68%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (40)
  • Effective (31)
  • Heats up fast (29)
  • Good value (27)
  • Multiple settings (23)

Cons

  • Not effective (22)
  • Poor quality (9)
  • Time consuming (6)
  • Damages hair (4)
  • Poor texture (4)

Best Uses

  • Long hair (21)
  • Women (20)
  • Thick hair (15)
  • Daily use (13)
  • Weekly use (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (24), Beauty conscious (15), Budget shopper (14), Product junkie (13), Survivalist / minimalist (12)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (28), 1+ hour (15), 10 minutes (3)

Reviewed by 101 customers

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1.0

Horrible!!!

By Mad

from Santa Clarita

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Not Effective

    Best Uses

    • Thin Hair

    Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

    Always used hot tools, however this fliperless wand does not curl hair like the normal hot tools curling iron.

     
    1.0

    I wanted to love it...

    By bhill

    from Los Angeles, CA

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Pros

    • Heats Up Fast

    Cons

    • Damages Hair
    • Doesn't curl

    Best Uses

      Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

      I initially really liked the barrel size and hot tools makes decent products but this is a dud. I have long and semi course hair and it usually holds a curl easily with a little hairspray, but I could NOT get my hair to curl with this. The curl would fall out 10 minutes after. I tried to hold my hair longer on the iron, but it ended up burning my hair a little. I even exchanged it for another oner, thinking I maybe just got a bad iron, but no; it did the exact same thing.
      Don't waste your money.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Top notch

      By Rachelp26

      from Cincinnati

      About Me Product Junkie

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Long Hair
        • Straight Hair
        • Thick Hair
        • Thin Hair

        Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

        Was thinking of getting the T3 but decided to try this first. It works!!!! I highly recommend you buy this instead of an incredibly expensive alternative that will do nothing different.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Don't Waste Your Money

        By Stephanie T

        from Idaho Falls

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Heats Up Fast
        • Multiple Settings

        Cons

        • Damages Hair
        • Poor Quality
        • Snags hair
        • Time Consuming

        Best Uses

          Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

          I really wanted to love this curling iron, and I did the first few months of using it. I needed a wand, and I needed one 1.25 in, so this was one of my only options. I used my first one for 8 months before sparks flew out of the cord. I needed a new one, so I went and bought the same one which was a big mistake. It doesn't work nearly as well as my other one, and the seam between the barrel and the cooling tip isn't closed, so my hair gets stuck in there all the time. I am really disappointed in this product, and wish I would have just bought something different in the first place.

           
          5.0

          This product is amazing for curling hair loosely!

          By Stefani Chace

          from Anchorage, AK

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Creates Shine
          • Good Quality
          • Heats Up Fast
          • Works Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Frizzy Hair
            • Long Hair
            • Thick Hair

            Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

            I use it almost every day. I put heat spray on my hair even though I wouldn't need to because the iron doesn't burn the hair

             
            5.0

            Awesome product

            By Jess

            from Austin

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

            Love this product

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            It gives that wavy look but didn't last very long

            By Sluck

            from Valdosta

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Quality
            • Heats Up Fast

            Cons

            • Limited Settings
            • Time Consuming

            Best Uses

            • Long Hair
            • Thick Hair

            Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

            The product will produce a wave but the curl wasn't tight enough to make it through the day. I applied plenty of styling product but still by the end of the day it fell flat.

             
            1.0

            Returned it

            By Sar bear

            from Milliken, CO

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Heats Up Fast
            • Multiple Settings

            Cons

            • Not Effective

            Best Uses

              Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

              I had hopes even though the reviews were not great. However right out the gate this did poorly. It just wouldn't curl my hair at all.

               
              2.0

              Doesn't curl/wave hair unless you put in extra work.

              By Skye

              from San Luis Obispo

              About Me Product Junkie

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Heats Up Fast
              • Multiple Settings

              Cons

              • Not Effective
              • Poor Quality
              • Time Consuming

              Best Uses

                Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

                I bought this for my mother (she has thin/fine hair) and it didn't work. No wave, let alone a curl. Used it on my hair (thick/coarse) and I couldn't get a wave or s curl until I held the finished part in my hand for few seconds and then let it go. 450F, for 10-15 seconds, then 5 seconds of holding.
                I'm not willing to do that extra work in the morning as it's too time consuming. Lost faith in hot tools products after this one. I'll be returning it most likely.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Disappointed!

                By Jordan

                from Boston

                About Me Product Junkie

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Heats Up Fast
                • Multiple Settings
                • Smooths Frizz

                Cons

                • Bulky
                • Not Effective
                • Poor Quality

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Hot Tools NanoCermanic 1.25" Flipperless Curling Wand:

                  I have naturally pretty good hair with a little wave that can hold a curl up for 3 days. I was so excited to use this after spending a half hour in the store trying to pick out a new wand (not one employee asked me if I needed any help). So disappointed! It added a minimal wave to my hair that did not last. Not impressed!

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                  • Q:

                    Is this product Dual voltage?
                    Asked on 2/5/2017 by mariawright from San Antonio, TX

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      No, this tool is not dual voltage. It is designed to operate at 120V.

                      Answered on 3/20/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Does this work for shorter hair? Mine is below chin but not to shoulder. A salesperson said this is what I need for beachy waves but is the barrel too big?
                    Asked on 1/22/2017 by Beachy from DC

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      For shorter lengths, we'd suggest using a 1" barrel size, which offers versatile styling. You can still achieve loose, beachy waves with the 1"! :-)

                      Answered on 1/23/2017 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    1.25 inch means what?
                    Asked on 12/23/2016 by Ray

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      It is the barrel size (diameter). :-)

                      Answered on 12/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this curling wand good for fine hair?
                    Asked on 10/14/2016 by Emily Lyn �� from Owingsville,KY

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, you can use it on all hair textures. For fine hair, we recommend adjusting to a low temperature setting for best results, and it's always smart to first apply a heat protectant styling product to your hair to help prevent damage from heat stying tools. :-)

                      Answered on 10/25/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Would you happen to know the watts on this iron?
                    Asked on 5/28/2016 by Tori

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      It is 85 watts.

                      Answered on 6/1/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is this wand the same as the NanoCeramic Curling Iron 1" just without the flipper completely?
                    Asked on 1/3/2016 by Emily from Sparta, MI

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, and with a slightly larger 1-1/4" barrel.

                      Answered on 1/5/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    I can't seem to find the model number, is this the 1861?
                    Asked on 5/21/2015 by Dani from Albuquerque

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, this product is model number HTBW1861.

                      Answered on 5/22/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Does this product have an auto shut-off?
                    Asked on 5/14/2015 by Tina from Detroit, MI

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      No, this wand does not feature automatic shut-off. It must be manually switched off after use.

                      Answered on 5/14/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    What kind of curls can I expect with a 1 1/4?
                    Asked on 4/26/2015 by Kim from PA

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      1-1/4" barrel irons such as this one are perfect to create loose curls or perfect beachy waves.

                      Answered on 4/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Can this be used in a country who h uses 220 volts
                    Asked on 5/26/2014 by hema

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      No, this tool is not dual voltage and will require a voltage converter and plug adapter (not included) to use internationally in non-120V outlets.

                      Answered on 5/27/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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