For years, I have been relying on this small red package of hot curlers, that I purchased
at a nearby drugstore. On some of her many visits to my home, our little granddaughter
would watch me hurriedly place these hot curlers in my hair, then take them out,
brush my hair, and be ready for the day. On one visit, she asked me to
curl her hair with them. I did, and she was thrilled!
Some months ago, her mother was going to be away for a few days, and she asked
me if I would come to their home and help my granddaughter curl her hair,
for a father/daughter dance as their church. And, would I please bring my
hot curlers. I was so happy to honor this request. The evening of the dance,
we placed the hot curlers in her hair. There is no set way of doing that. We
did make sure that all her hair was included in the curlers. Also, I do place
cotton balls under the curlers at her ears, as not to hurt her ears with the
Then, to keep them from falling out for the next 15 minutes, I tied a big scarf over
them to hold them in place. This picture always makes me smile. We waited and
Here is the finished hair style in all of it's simplicity. I was so pleased at how it
turned out, but not near as happy as she was!
I placed the elastic band with the small rhinestones on it, at the
front of her hair, to keep the hair out of her eyes for the dance.
a picture I will treasure for many years to come.
and curl my hair with the same amount of speed, that I thought I would share them
with you . You might be looking for a way to add body or a some curls to your
hair. Or, who knows, maybe someday, you will be asked to help your granddaughter
get curls in her hair for a special event:)
It is Monday, and I am sure you don't have hot curlers on your mind today, but if you
ever see a compact set of hot curlers like these, you may consider the many ways
it could make your hair care easier.