Any savvy damsel knows the benefit of an excellent hand-held hair dryer. It offers a quick and much more thorough alternative from the good old towel drying method. An excellent hair dryer will save you more than time; it will save you the stress of scrubbing your scalp with hair towels while still not getting the job done.
On the flip side, when not correctly used, hair dryers can burn your scalp. The incorrect application over time will result in dull hair with a weak texture. Matted and dull hair does not add any value to your good looks, and I’m sure you would like to avoid that!
Many hair dryers offer different accessories and attachments to suit your hair’s nature and length. They offer myriads in a range of design, power, and temperature capacity. Ideally, you want to choose one that is perfect for your particular hair type. Hence, the need for me to help you with your decision.
In this article, we will review my top 6 picks for hair dryers. If you are in the market for a new hairdryer, you will want to go through this review first.
With that said, let’s get into it:
Best Hair Dryers Reviews – Top 6 Products of the Year
1. BaBylissPRO (BAB2000) Ceramix Xtreme Dryer
The most obvious trait of the BaBylissPRO once you hold one in your hand is its lightness. Which is excellent news as you can easily move the hairdryer around to reach far and delicate spots in swift and definite movement – without developing fatigue in your arms.
But don’t be deceived by its lightweight, this baby packs a power of 2000-watts. A high power output is a must to consider when getting a hair dryer. It determines how much fast it can work in drying your hair. This baby also uses ceramic technology combined with ionic porcelain to ensure even and consistent heat supply to your hair, preventing burns to your scalp or damage to your hair.
The BaBylissPRO hand hair dryer features a cold shot button that you can use when your hair is almost dry to lock in your style and ensure a shiny and stylish hair. Its attachable nozzle ensures a concentrated heating performance for that extra touch to those unruly parts of the hair.
With six heat and speed settings, you can adjust the dryer to fit your particular hair type. You will want to use a lower heat level if you have thin hair.
Overall, the BaBylissPRO is a steal with a sleek black design with a great power output as well as other valuable features at an affordable price.
2. Revlon One-Step Hair Dryer & Volumizer Hot Air Brush
A stylish mix of a hair dryer and a hot airbrush, Revlon brings you the two very vital daily tools you need to wear the best of your hair. As a volumizer, the Revlon One-step offers a brush with nylon pin and tufted Bristles that are exceptional when it comes to undoing entangled hair. Its delicate unique design creates a larger hair volume whenever you need a fuller hairstyle.
Far from conventional, Revlon packs a lot of gadgets into one small, highly valuable unit for your ease and comfort. Unfortunately, this same attribute that brings it into our list comes along with a demerit. As you can’t rely on it for a high power output, which means that you will have to spend more time using it as a hair dryer. On the flip, you are able to use the brush much closer to the hair than most other dryers in the market; this makes room for much greater control and gets a lift.
It has only 1100-Watt of power (a wattage of at least 1800-Watt is recommended, with heat and speed control, of course). It has an ion generator that promotes shiny and healthy-looking hair. Together with 3 Heat/Speed settings, that can be adjusted using a button located on the hand. It comes at a reasonable price and offers insane flexibility and versatility as you have a three-in-one device to be used as a hair dryer, volumizer, and hot airbrush. What’s more, you can save time by styling your hair simultaneously while drying it. Insane right?
3. BaBylissPRO (BABNT5548) Nano Titanium Hair Dryer
Another gem from BaBylissPRO that just must be mentioned. A great hand hair dryer that is packed with so many functions for your ease and comfort – that it is a steal for its price.
It is incredibly light thanks to its nano titanium tech. It has a sleek and beautiful design with a blue coloring adorned with a line of silver. It offers six different speed and heat settings, which can be adjusted with the small black controls on its handle.
It is designed ergonomically and feels so natural to fingers wrapped around it. In addition to its lightweight, it becomes a marvel to behold.
Like the previous version, it has an outstanding wattage of 2000, which can be controlled with the switched-on its handle. This great power allows for fast action work on your hair with great precision. The ionic technology is not left out either, and you can be rest assured that your hair will not come out looking frizzy and dull. It ensures a bright and glossy hair which can be easily styled.
Its range of power and settings makes it suitable for the wide reach of hair-types, which means that your daughter and your friends, and perhaps your sister with different hair types, as you can easily benefit from your purchase.
Other features of the BaBylissPRO nano titanium hair dryer are its changeable air filter, a cool shot, and concentrator nozzle. The air filter filters the air for dust and ensures that it blows only clean and fresh air on your newly washed hair as long as you change the filter regularly.
4. Revlon Infrared Hair Dryer
This is an extremely affordable hand hair dryer at a no-brainer price. It offers several hair styling options to let you change your hairstyle, one stop from the shower.
It has a less powerful wattage compared to the other hair dryers previously discussed, but it holds its own. It features the iconic infrared heat technology, as described in its name. This helps to retain some of the hair’s natural moisture, preventing over-drying while ensuring glossy and healthy-looking hair.
With three layers of ceramic coating, your hair is safe from burn and heat damage. The heat is evenly distributed and consistent, which allows your hair to dry neatly. Its concentrator (packaged as an accessory) ensures concentrated doses of heat when you need it.
It is boosted with Tourmaline Ionic technology to enhance the quality and overall look of your hair after drying. The technology seals the hair cuticle by retaining moisture, preventing frizz, and promoting a lustrous hair that is guaranteed to enchant every passerby.
If you require more precision, the Revlon Infrared Hair Dryer has a few more attachments to the rescue – a volumizing finger diffuser. You can also alternate between two heat settings using its controls. A cool shot button is also provided for maximum control.
5. Trezoro Professional Ionic Salon Hair Dryer
This is another powerful hair dryer that ticks all the boxes. With an incredible 2200 watts power, this beauty is capable of a fast and a ridiculously smooth action.
It comes packed with two concentration nozzles for more precise and concentrated heating. It has an elegant design in all black except for a few pink touches, that fits perfectly in your hands without slipping off. Its streamlined body design presents an otherworldly experience with a handle that is silky to touch. It is effortless to maneuver and quite light considering its high power output without a titanium body.
It is suitable for all hair types and can be used by both male and female buyers. Its incredible power can be controlled with a few buttons that are very friendly to use. You can choose between three heat settings: cold, warm, and hot, as well as two air speed settings: low or high.
It features an easily replaceable rear filter that prevents hair strands from getting into the dryer.
It has a great ionic system that ensures that your hair doesn’t go frizzing after drying. It retains enough moisture to keep the hair’s natural sheen and glow.
Its cable is about 2.7m long and is encased in a safe insulating material that prevents any shocking hazard and gives enough room for maneuverability.
6. Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer Iron/Fuchsia
This is by no means a cheap hair dryer; in fact, it costs about six times as much as the other hair dryer on this list. But this particular device is so cool; it just has to be included on the list.
In addition to the regular ionic and tourmaline technology already described in the previous reviews, the Dyson Fuchsia combines a powerful v9 digital motor with an air multiplier technology for incredible precision.
It has a small and cute design, a silver body with a reddish head from where it got the name ‘fuchsia.’ But don’t be deceived, it packs a punch of power and is capable of incredible flexibility and accurate hair work.
Its attachments use a magnetic lock, which gives a satisfying click and makes it a lot easier to use.
A good investment in a great hair dryer with the necessary features and attachment will save you a good deal of time and help you keep tidy and healthy hair. While also helping you style with ease and comfort. With the aid of the review above, I hope you will be able to pick out the best hair dryer with the most to offer at the best price.