curl (one's) hair

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curl (one's) hair

To shock or terrify someone. That horror movie sure curled my hair—I could not sleep for a week! Geez, don't sneak up on me like that, you're gonna curl my hair!
See also: curl, hair

curl someone's hair

 and make someone's hair curl
Fig. to frighten or alarm someone; to shock someone with sight, sound, or taste. Don't ever sneak up on me like that again. You really curled my hair. The horror film made my hair curl.
See also: curl, hair
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So keep your make-up, girls, and you cannot blow dry, straighten or curl your hair or use any gels, mouse etc, or keep your hair products and do not touch any make-up at all.
If you straighten or curl your hair, be sure to use a good ceramic or titanium iron as it will retain the moisture in your hair.
Curl your hair with tongs, claiming you've just had a perm then quote Elle Woods from Legally Blonde - "the first cardinal rule of perm maintenance is that you're maintenance is that you're forbidden to wet your hair".
Then starting three inches from your roots, curl your hair around a wide barrel tong to create full, bouncy waves.
Bring your curling tongs to work and curl your hair in your lunch break.
JUST ONE BOWL OF CINNAMON CURLY NANOPROATS cereal from General Mills will curl your hair.
If that doesn't curl your hair, consider that the Energy Department's Inspector General reported a couple of months ago that the department could not account for radioactive materials it had sent abroad under the Atoms for Peace program.
You get up at dawn to enjoy a long bath, and then apply a full face of makeup and curl your hair.
Let me go up to my room in the North Wing or whatever you call it, to change, then give me three hours to whiten my teeth, and I'll tell you things that'll curl your hair.
You curl your hair and paint yourself; not me; the wind curls my hair, the sun paints me.
Watching television's new rock and roll series "The Heights" is enough to curl your hair.
If your hair isn't naturally wavy then curl your hair using a wide-barrel tong before you leave for the festival, separate "If your hair isn't naturally wavy then curl your hair using a wide-barrel tong before you leave for the festival, separate the curls with your fingers and use some hair spray to hold the waves.
After blow drying, use hot rollers to softly curl your hair.