kiss curl


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kiss curl

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) Brit a circular curl of hair pressed flat against the cheek or forehead. US and Canadian term: spit curl
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Noun1.kiss curl - a spiral curl plastered on the forehead or cheek
crimp - a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled
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kiss curl

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And his famously groomed hair looks unusually unkempt with a small kiss curl on his forehead, a trend at the time.
Yes, compared with the previous post war 'Make Do and Mend' generation of teenagers who idolised the completely un-hip Bill Haley with his oh so ridiculous kiss curl, the Sixties were genuinely something else, yet this decade actually began with a clash of bin lids rather than a 'Ban the Bomb' march.
I quite quickly weaned her from breastfeeding in the weeks before my return to work for my mental health, which at the time was hanging on by a baby's kiss curl.
As Anthony Lane wrote in his review, "The Artist will cleave--far more loyally than Mel Brooks' Silent Movie (1976) did--to the rules of the game, supplying not just printed titles, but a breathless musical score, unblushing melodrama, a bouquet of sight gags, a girl with a kiss curl, and a corpulent cop.
I asked for a huge kiss curl that would hang perfectly to the left of my face and with enough gel and teasing, it did.
The following year the same woman gave me a home perm - a "Twink" because I was to be a bridesmaid at my brother's wedding I had only just perfected the art of getting a perfect Cilla Black kiss curl by spitting on it when she cut it into the same style Ena Sharples wore under her hairnet.
Dreams put the young woman with the kiss curl and eye-patch at the top of the charts and in the record books for the highest entry for a female artist.
THE kiss curl King of Rock'n' Roll took the Sophia Gardens Pavilion by storm last night as a 1,750-strong audience rose to its feet in admiration.
Mr William John Clifton Haley was 32, a polite description would be 'portly,' and he sported a dinky little trademark kiss curl over a dome of a forehead that gave him the look of an early Tellytubby.
It is the latter who provides the comic value, emerging with outlandish kiss curl, brand new leopard-skin hat, leather waistcoat and velvet trousers, prematurely cashing in on his expected wealth.