The Sedu Experiment

thirteenlbsthirteenlbs Registered Users Posts: 205
Okay, okay. I bought a Sedu 1" flat iron. I was curious, okay? Also, my 3B hair in the rear half of my head was doing a shag thing and I needed a cut-- badly. I'll admit, I have never picked my natural hair out, stretched it, or blow- dried it, even. I've been too terrified of ruining my kinks and curls.

I got the Sedu based on the recs on this site, and it seemed to work well-- I washed my hair, added a heat protectant, blew it dry, then sectioned my hair in little pieces. It took the better part of 2 hours, but this flat iron is GREAT! I have these horrible memories of presses and this was nothing like those.

The Sedu got hot really quickly. I tried it on the lowest setting, which basically did nothing for my hair. I was too scared to try it above the next setting. This morning after my workout I had a poofball, so I washed it, but I think I've got the courage to try it on a higher setting now that I've seen that there was no damage to my kinks.

Some things I noticed--the Sedu got pretty hot on the outside-- too hot too touch for any extended period of time. Also, my ends would not seem to straighten no matter what I did.

I'm new at this, so I'm sure I'll figure it all out, but I wanted to share a pretty positive experience overall.

O, S, with fine strands


  • patooshipatooshi Registered Users Posts: 41
    WELL I HAVE THE SEDU TOO! execpt the inch and half..
    perosnally , its the best straigthener i have ever used on my hair :)
    (and thats with 3b too:P lol)
    3B CURL!
  • thirteenlbsthirteenlbs Registered Users Posts: 205
    O, S, with fine strands
  • JuicyTubeJuicyTube Registered Users Posts: 2,369
    I want the SEDU. I think when i'm an adult i'll sell my SOLIA and use the money to buy the SEDU
    3b-3c CG
  • NaturalRemedyNaturalRemedy Registered Users Posts: 371
    Blush wrote:
    I want the SEDU. I think when i'm an adult i'll sell my SOLIA and use the money to buy the SEDU

    By the time you're an adult? There will probably be something better than the Sedu by then! (Well I don't know how old you are, but they make better products like every year :P )
    Mostly 3c and lovin' my curls

    This is not a fashion trend, it's not a statement, it's pride for who we are and what we look like. And that is where our true beauty shines.

Leave a Comment

BoldItalicStrikethroughOrdered listUnordered list
Align leftAlign centerAlign rightToggle HTML viewToggle full pageToggle lights
Drop image/file