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How do I get hairspray off a curling iron?

By Beverly from Oswego, NY


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December 14, 20090 found this helpful

Have you tried swabbing it with alcohol (make sure it's unplugged first!), I think the alcohol may dissolve the hairspray.

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December 18, 20090 found this helpful

I also use alcohol too. I take an old sock and put the alcohol on it and it dissolves the hairspray.

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December 20, 20090 found this helpful

As a retired hairstylist of thirty years I can honestly tell you the easiest way is to plug in the curling iron and have on the highest heat setting. Take a rag and make sure it's triple folded (to keep you from getting burned), wet it, squeeze most but not all of the water out. 'Unplug' the curling iron and immediately start wiping the iron with the damp rag. You may need to do it two or three times the first time out but after that it will only take once if you maintain on a regular basis :-) The same thing works for a clothes iron too ;-)

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January 8, 20100 found this helpful

I use shampoo on a slightly wet cloth to clean hairspray off of things. A little goes a long way.

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