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The History of the Curling Iron

Do You Know Your Curling Tong History?

It's fascinating to discover how an everyday, can't-live-without item like the curling tong came to be. From the ancient Romans to the Greeks, people have been curling their locks for centuries. Take, for instance, these bronze hair curling tongs used by the early Egyptians. Scary, no? While it's debatable as to who actually invented the modern curling iron, let's see what you know about its unique history.

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Do You Know Your Curling Tong History?

In early ancient Roman times, curling tongs were made from ________.

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