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Hot 'N Gold Ionic Soft Jumbo Bonnet Dryer: Like being at the beauty shop at home

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Gold 'N Hot Ionic Soft Jumbo Bonnet Dryer


For CTA riders and Metra train riders, reading may be part of your everyday life. But I catch up on all of my favorite magazines and books at the beauty salon. With Smartphones doing everything but making me breakfast, I can also scroll through my phone and catch up on the latest news. And where's my favorite spot to do it? Sitting comfortably under a hair dryer. However, for someone as frugal as me who can do her own hair (minus cutting), going to the shop to read is unnecessary and too expensive.

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As much as I'm a fan of Gold 'N Hot styler dryers, the bicep muscle I get from dragging that dryer back and forth through my hair gets old quickly. On top of that, the attachment combs have broken one too many times and I slowly lost patience after purchasing several attachment combs online since the hand-held dryer is too difficult to find in stores. So when I tried out the Hot 'N Gold Ionic Soft Jumbo Bonnet Dryer, I was hooked. I read many mixed reviews on this dryer when I first bought it in April 2012, but over a year and a half later, I still have no complaints.

The dryer is easy to assemble. All of the parts come in a suitcase style carrying case with a retractable handle and see-through cover. The case includes:

Jumbo-size drawstring bonnet

40" flexible hose

Cord storage compartment with a cord

Bonnet storage compartment with a bonnet

Insert the hose into the bonnet. Tie the bonnet around your head. Plug the dryer in. And do whatever you want to do. Watch television. Read a book. Play on your computer. You'll look a little alien-like because of the way the heat blows up the bonnet, but the Jumbo Bonnet Dryer successfully dries my hair and has a High/Low switch for styling purposes.

The only downside to the dryer is the hose can get a little hot. I usually move the dryer so the hose rests on my back or on the top part of my right arm. No major irritation.

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