ULTA
  • Home
  • / Hair
  • / Hair Styling Tools
  • / Curling Irons
  • / Beachwaver
Sarah PotempaBeachwaver
Sarah Potempa

Beachwaver

Item #: 2260197

Ask a Question

This item is temporarily out of stock.

Details+

Reviews

Product Reviews

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Sarah PotempaBeachwaver
 
4.8

(based on 46 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (35)
  • Effective (33)
  • Gentle (8)
  • Good value (7)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (3)

Best Uses

  • Normal hair (12)
  • Limpness/lifelessness (8)
  • Color-treated hair (7)
  • Dry/damaged hair (6)
  • Frizziness/flyaways (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (17), Product junkie (13), Survivalist / minimalist (8)
    • Hair Type:
    • Straight hair (26), Wavy hair (13), Very curly hair (4)

Reviewed by 46 customers

Sort by

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
5.0

Buy it!

By Adriana

from Chicago

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective
  • Efficient

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Fir

    Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

    This is the best styling tool I have. I have been looking for something like this to give me amazing results. Love love love! It's super fast and so easy to use! How could you not love this? This makes life a million times easier. Do yourself a favor and buy it! I was skeptical with the price but it's so very much worth it all.

    • Hair Type:
    • Very Curly Hair
     
    5.0

    Love

    By A2Morgan

    from Ann Arbor, MI

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Fast

    Cons

    • Expensive

    Best Uses

    • Thick hair

    Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

    I have very long, thick, straight hair which is usually awesome, but when I do choose to curl it, it's a chore to say the least. This product made it so much easier and faster to curl my hair! It looked great too, like I had it professionally curled. I absolutely love this curling iron and would highly recommend it to anybody who wants professional results in a short time frame. It will honestly pay for itself after a few uses because I won't feel like I have to go to the salon to get my hair done for a special event.

    • Hair Type:
    • Straight Hair
     
    2.0

    Too difficult to operate.

    By Lenny

    from Arizona

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Complicated To Use

      Best Uses

        Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

        The clip didn't hold enough hair and at the moment of pressing the bottom to curl the hair is out of the clip and really difficult!

        • Hair Type:
        • Straight Hair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Totally worth it

        By Morgan

        from Elkridge, MD

        About Me Minimalist

        Pros

        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

            I have to straighten my hair before using this (I have naturally curly/wavy hair) but the nice waves it creates are sooo much better! Worth every penny. Its very easy to use and heats up quickly. I can't believe I've lived so long without it.

            • Hair Type:
            • Very Curly Hair

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            in love!

            By Mandy

            from Texas

            Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

            I purchased this a week ago and although I felt a little sick buying because of the price it was worth it. I love this product!

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            beach waves

            By tv

            from grand rapids mi

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

                  Fun to use.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Wavy Hair

                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Worth every penny

                  By KMS10

                  from Texas

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Limpness/Lifelessness
                    • Normal Hair

                    Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

                    The Beachwaver is 100% the investment. It works well & gives you perfectly curled hair that actually lasts. Plus, it comes with a one-year warranty, not that I expect to use it. So glad my friend talked me into buying one!

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Straight Hair

                    (10 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Best tool ever of my life

                    By Ado Potato

                    from Newport Beach, CA

                    About Me Minimalist

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Brainless
                    • Makes Your Hair Rad
                    • Takes Five Minutes

                    Cons

                    • That I Can't Marry It

                    Best Uses

                    • Making You Look Awesome

                    Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

                    Ok honestly...this is the raddest beauty tool I've ever owned. Best money I've ever spent. I've always been good at doing makeup, but the hair thing always got me. I have naturally wavy hair that just is always a disaster. I got a hair wand that just was a catastrophe so I decided to try this. I have no patience for the time it takes to blow dry and straighten my hair, let alone add curl. I used this and my hair was gorgeous in literally five minutes. This tool is brainless. Right out of the box, I turned it on and used it and I looked like a rockstar. Freaking amazing product. All I hope is that this thing doesn't break. I love it so much and it was so expensive, if it busts I will die.

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

                    (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Sarah, you're a life saver!!

                    By mommy of 3

                    from westmont, Il

                    About Me Product Junkie

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Effective
                    • Gentle
                    • Good Value

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Frizziness/Flyaways

                      Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

                      I'm a very busy mom of 3! I know, it's nuts. Anyway, I used to live styling my hair, doing my makeup, but with 3 little ones, I can barely brush my hair! But, I heard about this Beachwaver from a friend who was raving about it, so I gave it a try! I could not be happier! It isasy and fast and darn it, I look good!!!

                      Gotta run, but wanted to let all ,y momma friends know that we can still look hot! Just get the Beachwaver by Sarah Potempa!!!!

                      • Hair Type:
                      • Straight Hair

                      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      This Beachwaver is Amazing!

                      By CT Mom

                      from CT

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Effective
                      • Gentle

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Sarah Potempa Beachwaver:

                          This beachwaver gives my daughter with stick straight long hair that could never hold a curl beautiful long beach wave curls! The Conair caught hair and wasn't easy to use so we returned it. This is easy and makes great curls even for stick straight hair!If you want big wide curls it is worth every penny!

                          • Hair Type:
                          • Straight Hair

                          Displaying reviews 1-10

                          Back to top

                          Previous | Next »

                          Q&A

                          Product Q&A

                          Do you have questions about this product?

                          Get answers from in-house experts.

                          15 Questions | 15 Answers
                          Displaying questions 1-10Previous | Next »
                          • Q:

                            does this work well with shoulder legnth hair
                            Asked on 5/13/2015 by Anne

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              Yes, the Beachwaver works best on hair that is shoulder length or longer.

                              Answered on 5/13/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                          • Q:

                            How hot does this product get?
                            Asked on 4/26/2015 by Anna

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              Sarah Potempa Beachwaver features a temperature range of 310-450 degrees F.

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

                            What is the width of the barrel around, not the length?
                            Asked on 4/10/2015 by mbl from Wi

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              1", which is perfect for beachy waves, roller sets, and tight curls!

                              Answered on 4/10/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Does it work on frizzy wavy hair? Or do I have to straighten my hair first before I use it?
                            Asked on 3/13/2015 by Jihan

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              The Beachwaver can be used on frizzy and wavy hair. It is not necessary to straighten or blow out prior to using.

                              Answered on 3/24/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Is it difficult to curl the back of your head with this (do you turn it upside down to do the back)? I have shoulder length hair. Thanks
                            Asked on 2/18/2015 by Giraffee from Illnois

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              It is not difficult to curl the back of your head with the Beachwaver Pro! Split your hair in half behind your head and bring all of the hair forward. Now you have all of your hair on the left and right side and can curl as you normally would.

                              For shorter, shoulder length hair use the Beachwaver S1. It is lighter, with a shorter barrel, perfect for short hair!
                              http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod11931099

                              Answered on 2/20/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            What is the difference between this and the S1?
                            Asked on 2/6/2015 by Emily

                            1 answer

                          • Q:

                            What is the model number for this?
                            Asked on 12/24/2014 by Kelly

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              The Beachwaver model number is BW1136.

                              Answered on 1/8/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            What is the barrel width?
                            Asked on 12/12/2014 by Steph from NYC, NY

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              1", which is perfect for beachy waves, roller sets, and tight curls!

                              Answered on 12/15/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            How well does this work with shorter hair?
                            Asked on 11/24/2014 by srahn

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              Beachwaver works best on hair that is shoulder length or longer.

                              Answered on 11/25/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          • Q:

                            Does this curling iron work well with fine/thin layered hair?
                            Asked on 11/16/2014 by Jodi

                            1 answer

                            • Staff Reviewer

                              A:

                              Beachwaver works best on hair that is shoulder length or longer but can be used on all hair types and textures including fine hair. Plus it features adjustable temperature settings that range from 310-450 F, so you can adjust to a lower setting for fine hair.

                              Answered on 11/18/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                          Displaying questions 1-10Previous | Next »

                          Do you have a question about this product?