Is the GHD Still Useful

The GHD (Gold Head) Hair Straightening Device was developed in the early 1990’s. Its main purpose is to straighten your hair without damaging it. It uses a high heat source which causes the molecules within the strands of hair to rearrange themselves into different configurations, thus making them easier to comb through. This device has been used for many years by celebrities such as Madonna, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and others.

However, there are some drawbacks:

It takes time to get results. You have to wait for several hours before you see any noticeable difference.

There is no guarantee that it will work on all types of hair. It doesn’t really do anything for fine or medium length hair, but it does make your hair look thicker and longer than usual.

The GHD is still very popular among celebrities due to its low price tag and ease of use. It is available at most drug stores and supermarkets, although it can cost up to $150 dollars.

Some people prefer not to spend so much money on something they may or may not benefit from. Others believe that if they are going to pay that kind of money for something, then they deserve better than what the GHD offers.

The New Thing on the Market: The GHD Platinum

A new version of the Gold Head has been developed. It is called the GHD Platinum.

This device claims that it will straighten your hair within one hour, instead of the usual 4-5. It also conditioner and protects the hair from damage and those harmful UV rays with its cleverly designed auto-timer.

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There are many things to consider when buying a GHD.

The GHD straightening irons have been losing their popularity in recent years as more and more people are turning to other flat irons. The quality of the GHD is not in question, but rather the material that it is made of.

Most users have complained that the plastic casing around the plates makes it very hard to straighten hair. The pins also bend easily and this can lead to further problems such as snagging and breaking strands of hair.

These are the main reasons why other flat irons are now beginning to take the market share away from the GHD.

There are now ceramic plates available for the Gold Head which eliminates the plastic casing problems that people have been complaining about for years. For those who don’t want to spend so much money on this device, there are also cheap imitation versions such as the Sedu and the Infiniti Pro.

These look almost exactly the same as the original GHD but are made with cheaper materials.

There is a huge market for hair straighteners and many businesses are taking advantage of this by producing counterfeit and imitation straighteners.

The main things to look out for are:

The price. If it seems too good to be true, then it probably is.

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The brand name. Make sure you stick with a brand you trust and has had good reviews in the past. The casing. Make sure that the straightener you choose has a ceramic plate protected by tough plastic or another durable material.

The GHD is a brilliant invention which allows you to create several different hairstyles with just one device. It is popular among celebrities and those with busy lifestyles who don’t have the time to visit a hair dresser on a regular basis.

Whether you choose to buy a GHD straightening iron or one of the many alternatives available, just make sure you do some research first before parting with your hard earned cash!

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