Which side of the bobby pin faces up?

Rivera agrees: “You always want to make sure that the ridges are placed down facing the scalp,” she insists, adding that bobby pins should be placed close to the scalp. However, Fitzsimmons would beg to differ. “The correct way to place a bobby pin is ridges up,” he tells Allure.

How do you properly pin?

Make sure the pins are pointing in the same direction as you are sewing so you can remove them easily without pricking your fingers. The heads should be pointing towards you. Start stitching slowly and remove the pins as you sew. This method is best used for straight seams.

Which bobby pins are the best?

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Are curved bobby pins better?

Curved bobby pins are great for subtly pinning small pieces of hair back along your head (thus the more natural curved shape), but don’t perform well when used for anything else. Smaller than your average pin, they imperceptibly hold kinks down just where they need to.

How do you handle pins safely?

Safety precautions when working with needles, pins and knitting needles:

  1. Keep needles and pins at a certain place (a special box, cushion, etc.), do not leave them at the workplace, never take the needle, pins in your mouth and do not stick them in the clothes.
  2. Use thimble when sewing;

Do bobby pins break hair?

Bobby pins are notorious for breaking hair, especially when crisscrossed for extra hold. When inserting or taking bobby pins out, hair can be pulled or snapped off. Any bobby pins that have lost their protective plastic ends should be discarded immediately, as they can scrape your scalp.