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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

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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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As with the up-do style, pin curls under and allow them to cool.
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.
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Perfectly rouged lips, pin curls and sultry eyes - the society gal style inspired by the likes of character Daisy Buchanan is a history lesson in retro chic.
When you first get your wig and hat fit, be conscious of how you're prepping in terms of pin curls and wig caps.
Watching him do pin curls and finger waves with his hands, not use a hair blower, was a thing of beauty.
She was forever sticking it in pin curls or tying it with rags but my hair has a mind of its own, and in spite of all her efforts it would soon straightening itself out to become, as my mother put it, "like a pound of candles".
This includes setting it in hot rollers or adding pin curls, braids or whatever else needs to be done to complete the look.
She then set hair in pin curls and further shaped waves with double barrel curling iron, applying SheaMoisture Raw Shea Reconstructive Elixir to hair for high gloss shine and to reduce frizz.