People on TikTok Swear By This Genius Sieve Hair Diffusing Trick

tiktok hair diffusing with sieve
People On TikTok Are Drying Their Hair With SievesGetty/@foxcraftcustom

The humble sieve is a pretty basic piece of kitchen kit, and it's always welcome at the party for adding lightness into cakes or sprinkling a nice even layer of icing sugar to your latest bake.

Somewhere, until now, the sieve has not really been welcome is your hair regime. Hairdryer? Yes. Hairbrush? Yes. Sieve? Apparently, yes.

People on TikTok have been using sieves to diffuse their hair with, and it's having surprisingly good results.

If you've got curly hair, you'll know the struggles of using a cumbersome diffuser to create frizz-free curls, so #CurlTok got very excited about this seemingly simple way to do it using something as simple as a sieve.

Creator @foxcraftcustom has been leading the charge this week, with her video gaining nearly 17.3 million views in the past two days.

Since then, loads of curly-haired folk have been trying out the trend, with pretty amazing results. Could your sieve be migrating to a new home in your hair styling toolbox?

It seems as if it might! What next? A palette knife for applying product? Tongs for creating the perfect middle part? Honestly, anything is possible on TikTok.

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