5 Curling Wands & Tools Perfect For Styling Short Strands

Your bob never looked better.

There’s something about perfectly executed curls that instantly make us feel put together and that little bit more glamourous.

No matter your hair type or length, curls continue to be the go-to for special occasion styling.

Thankfully, there’s no shortage of tools promising us perfect results, but those with shorter styles may have noticed that most tutorials and curling wand recommendations are geared toward longer locks.

While a standard curling wand will still work on most bobs, opting for a different tool or smaller barrel size could do wonders when styling.

Below, we round up some of the best curling wands for short hair.

Watch how to use the Airwrap on short hair, below. 

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Dyson Airwrap, $799 at Dyson

Features: Multi-attachments for different curls and styles, styling with air rather than heat protects from damage and allows you to curl close to the root and heat and airflow settings.


ghd Curve Creative Curl Wand, $250 at ghd

Features: Tapered 28mm‑23mm wand for loose curls and waves and short styles, ultra-zone technology that guarantee a perfect 185 degree curling temperature, fast heat and curl time of 5-8 seconds per curl.


Silver Bullet Fastlane Conical Curling Wand, $83.95 at Adore Beauty

Features: Tapered 13mm-23mm barrel for a tight curl, 25 variable heat settings, cool tip and 360 degree swivel cord.


Cloud Nine The O Pod Heated Roller Set, $455 at Cloud Nine

Features: Kinder Styling Technology for healthier, stronger hair, 4 second heat time to 130 degrees for long-lasting curls without heat damage and cool touch tech heats the roller in the hair for safe, cool handling.

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Muk Curl Stick Black V2.0, $145 at Adore Beauty

Features: Four interchangeable barrels for varying curls and styles, 5 temperature settings and microprocessor technology to ensure even heat at all times.

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