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You Big Waves

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ConairYou Big Waves
 
3.9

(based on 9 reviews)

78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (7)
  • Effective (7)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (6)
    • Keep in the bathroom (4)
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      • Budget shopper (6)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (8)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    5.0

    Best Wand I've Tried

    By AA

    from NYC

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

      So easy to use, the grips on the barrel help so much with keeping the hair in place, awesome product

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      too hard to use

      By none

      from waukegan il

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

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        Cons

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            Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

            This was hard to use

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Great purchase!

            By hillary the student nurse

            from Fort Worth, TX

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Keep In The Bathroom

              Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

              Love this product! have hair that never holds a curl but this heats up to a really high temperature and works so fast! great purchase!!! If you like big curl/ waves this is great :)

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Need to fix this problem

              By Just my opinion

              from Lakewood ca

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Difficult To Use

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                  Big problem with this product: The black silicone tabs along the barrel placed there to keep the hair from slipping, causes your hair to snag when being released. I don't have a problem using wands and know how to keep my hair on them but this quick fix to keep the hair on leaves hair frizzy. When sliding hair off, you are trying to fix the curl because it is going everywhere. Not worth it. Had to go with a wand of a smaller size because no other brand makes wands in that size. Just a little tip ladies, when using a wand, after the hair is wrapped around it, just hold it at a slight angle. You get the silkiness of the smooth barrel without the snag. My recommendation is to skip it.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  4.0

                  Great for what I wanted

                  By Phealy

                  from Chicago, IL

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective

                  Cons

                  • Unnecessary "bumpers"

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Keep In The Bathroom
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                  Great product, great price; hate the black "bumpers" on the barrel though, they sometimes create kinks in my hair and I'll have to re-do those curls. I wish they made it without those, my smaller curler doesn't have them (same brand)

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  Grear Buy!

                  By Ari

                  from North Bergen, NJ

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                      I bought this to use on days I feel like giving my look an extra something and I love it!

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Works great...

                      By Violet

                      from Cincinnati, OH

                      About Me Budget Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Effective

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Daily Use
                        • Keep In The Bathroom
                        • Travel

                        Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                        I only used this curling wand twice, once with each barrel. It worked great. It heated up quick and you only have to hold each section of hair for about 15 sec. The curls even lasted into the next day. The rubber strips on the barrel worked great as well, the hair stayed in place on the wand and did not slip to the end at all like with most tapered wands. I would definitely recommend this to someone who likes tapered wands. I still gave it 5 stars even though I learned that I don't like the look and shape of the curls tapered wands create, which is no fault of the wand itself. I still just really prefer the look and shape a traditional curling wand creates. I returned this curling iron only for that reason, otherwise I would have gladly kept it.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        two tools in one!

                        By Katie

                        from St. Louis, MO

                        About Me Budget Buyer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Effective
                        • Versatile

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Daily Use

                          Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                          I've had good luck so far! This is my first time using a wand so I'm still figuring it out but it's pretty easy to use and so simple to change out the barrels. I like the results of the bigger barrel attachemnt but I have used both.

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          I use this every day!

                          By Ash

                          from new hartford, ny

                          About Me Budget Buyer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Use
                          • Effective

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Daily Use
                            • Keep In The Bathroom

                            Comments about Conair You Big Waves:

                            I have difficulties curling my hair and even keeping it curled. I use this every day now and it takes fifteen minutes! I have long hair that goes all the way down my back and it is the easiest and fastest product I have ever owned. Must buy!

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

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                            • Q:

                              Will this work abroad in Europe with a plug adapter? The Conair website says everything will work abroad with just a plug adapter, but I've seen other reviews say it doesn't work on the same voltage. I love it and want to bring it with me!
                              Asked on 1/5/2015 by hjs

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Reviewer

                                A:

                                You do not need a voltage converter to use your curling iron abroad. However, you may need an adapter to make sure your curling iron plug fits in the foreign wall outlet. These adapters may be purchased at airports, luggage and travel stores. Many hotels are providing adapters to guests upon request (check with the concierge at your hotel).

                                Answered on 1/12/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                            • Q:

                              Are there variable heat settings?
                              Asked on 8/17/2014 by Nichelle

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Reviewer

                                A:

                                Yes, this tool does feature variable heat settings. Please refer to these guidelines when setting the temperature for styling:

                                Low 285ºF - Delicate, thin, easy-to-curl hair
                                Medium 310ºF - Average-to-thick or treated hair
                                Med-High 330ºF - Thick or wavy hair
                                High/Max 360ºF–400ºF - Hard-to-curl hair

                                Answered on 8/20/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                            • Q:

                              How many inches is the widest part of the barrel?
                              Asked on 4/21/2014 by deedee

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Reviewer

                                A:

                                Conair You Big Waves' tapered barrel goes from 1" to 1-3/4", and this tool includes a bonus interchangeable conical barrel! The second tapered barrel goes from 3/4" to 1-1/4".

                                Answered on 4/24/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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