Using Hair Straighteners in the US

22 Sep 2006 Nicole83 said

Hi,<BR>I'm off to Hawaii next week and was just wondering if anyone had used their GHD hair straightener over in America before as I know they have different voltages.<BR>Is it actually safe to use it with a converter? <BR>Any help would be appreciated.<BR>Thanks!! <img src="" alt="Smiler" width="15" height="15"><!--graemlin::)-->
  • 21 Oct 2006 kmc said


    If you’re worried about it not working, you could just plan to pick one up here in the U.S.! You can get a good one for a little over $10. Converters are a good investment if you’re going to travel a lot though. Except I used my converter in London and it still destroyed by hair dryer on day one of my trip!! Haha but have fun in Hawaii, that sounds nice right about now!



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