I don't use tongs, but you will need a very fine mesh strainer. Or were you going to use panty hose?
2C/ Coarse/ Normal porosity/ SW Florida/ Salt & Pepper
Cleanse: AIA cowash, TJ Tea Tree Condish
Condish: JC Too Shea (as RO & LI)
Stylers: CJ PP, JC Spiralicious