pin curl


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pin curl

n.
A usually damp, coiled strand of hair secured with a bobby pin or clip and combed into a wave or curl when dry.

pin curl

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a small section of hair wound in a circle and secured with a hairpin to set it in a curl

pin′ curl`


n.
a small coil of dampened hair held flat to the head by a clip or bobby pin so as to form a curl when the hair dries.
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Noun1.pin curl - a curl of hair made by dampening a strand of hair and curling it and holding the curl with a clip or bobby pin
crimp - a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled
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While warm, curl round fingers and use a kirby grip to pin curl loosely to roots.
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Boilerhouse Director Kim Le-Neveu was able to dress the girl's hair in appropriate 40's styles using age-old pin curl methods.
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Then twist a small section of your hair into a pin curl to serve as an anchor for an obviously fake hair extension in pink or purple.
hairdressers Lenny LaCour and Darlene Gulliksen have done exactly that with their new product, Pin Curl it
Old Hollywood-style pin curls and statement earrings made nice finishing touches.
The retro pin curls and scarlet lips upped the old Hollywood glamour of this look.