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Which is the best hair dryer for me?

Which is the best hair dryer for me?
Team LF
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When thinking about the perfect hairstyle, it takes more than a hair straightener or curling wand to create the final look. Finding the best hair dryer is essential as it's the first step in your hair styling routine and helps prevent frizz, flyaways and static, as well as priming your hair for the other steps.

Discover our edit of the best hair dryers for 2019 below.

10 of the best hair dryers for 2019

  1. ghd Air Hair Dryer
  2. Balmain Professional Hair Dryer
  3. Parlux Alyon Hair Dryer
  4. Diva Professional Styling Stormforce Ultra7000 Pro Dryer
  5. ghd Flight Saharan Gold Travel Hair Dryer
  6. BaByliss PRO ItaliaBRAVA Hair Dryer
  7. ghd Aura Hair Dryer
  8. Cloud Nine The Airshot Hairdryer
  9. T3 Featherweight Compact Folding Dryer
  10. Wahl Chrome Ionic Dryer

Which is the best hair dryer for me?

  • 1.ghd Air Hair Dryer

    ghd Air Hair Dryer
    4.83 Stars 278 Reviews
    £109.00
    One of the best hair dryers and most used in salons, the ghd Air Hair Dryer is the creme de la creme of beauty electricals. Firstly, it has one of the most powerful motors we have tried, meaning hair is dried in a much faster time so you reduce the potential of damage and breakage. It has varying temperature controls, including a cool shot button, which means you can customise your hair drying routine to your own desire.
  • 2.Balmain Professional Hair Dryer

    Balmain Professional Hair Dryer
    4.33 Stars 3 Reviews
    £120.00
    Achieve salon-worthy styles with one of the most lux hair dryers on the market. If you're into fashion and want to splash out, treat yourself Balmain's Professional Hair Dryer. It has a unique built-in ionic generator, which works to create negative ion particles in the hair. This helps to seal the cuticle and prevent frizz, dullness and damage. It has 3 speed settings and 4 heat settings, so you can customise your own hair routine.
  • 3.Parlux Alyon Hair Dryer

    Parlux Alyon Hair Dryer
    5 Stars 1 Reviews
    £129.95
    Perfect if you struggle to hold a regular hair dryer, the Parlux Alyon Hair Dryer is super lightweight and helps you dry your hair without hurting your wrist. Made with air ionizer technology, the hair dryer helps to dry locks in the quickest time possible, reducing potential for damage and breakage, and limiting strain on your wrists. Ceramic technology also helps to reduce frizz, meaning hair looks and feels its healthiest.
  • 4.Diva Professional Styling Stormforce Ultra7000 Pro Dryer

    Diva Professional Styling Stormforce Ultra7000 Pro Dryer
    £37.50
    Achieve beautifully soft, healthy and shiny locks with the Diva Professional Styling Stormforce Ultra7000 Pro Dryer. One of the main benefits of this hair dryer is its reduced noise system; perfect if you have sensitive ears or get up earlier than anyone in your house and need to be quiet while getting ready. It has a concentrated airflow, which means hot air is targeted to wet locks and dries them in the quickest time, reducing overall time hair is exposed to heat. It's also brilliant at reducing flyaways, frizz and static.
  • 5.ghd Flight Saharan Gold Travel Hair Dryer

    ghd Flight Saharan Gold Travel Hair Dryer
    5 Stars 1 Reviews
    £59.00
    If you travel a lot and want a trusted hair dryer to take with you, you will love the ghd Flight Saharan Gold Travel Hair Dryer. Much cheaper than it's full-sized counterpart, it still has incredible power for a smaller hair dryer. With a 1200W motor, this is one of the best hair dryers to pop in your suitcase and be assured that no matter where you are in the world, your hair will always look and feel its very best and healthiest.
  • 6.BaByliss PRO ItaliaBRAVA Hair Dryer

    BaByliss PRO ItaliaBRAVA Hair Dryer
    3.5 Stars 2 Reviews
    £120.00
    Now, this is one of the most exciting collaborations to date. BaByliss have teamed up with Ferrari to create one of the best hair dryers on the market: the BaByliss PRO ItaliaBRAVA Hair Dryer. It has one of the most powerful motors we have tried in a hair dryer and blows locks dry in the quickest time. It also contains nano titanium to lock in moisture so hair remains healthy, alongside an ionic generator to boost shine. If you're looking for an indulgent treat for pay day, this is it.
  • 7.ghd Aura Hair Dryer

    ghd Aura Hair Dryer
    4.25 Stars 12 Reviews
    £101.50
    Love the ghd Air but need something lighter and quieter? You will love ghd's Aura Hair Dryer. It has a quieter motot and external power supply system, helping to eliminate the heavy feeling of a traditional blow dryer. In addition,  Laminair™ technology helps to project a stronger air current, helping to dry the hair quickly and reducing chances of dulling, damage and breakage. The tailored nozzle also has a safe-to-touch temperature of 44 ˚C, reducing chances of burning your skin.
  • 8.Cloud Nine The Airshot Hairdryer

    Cloud Nine The Airshot Hairdryer
    5 Stars 1 Reviews
    £109.00
    This limited edition hair dryer from Cloud Nine is great for drying your hair quickly and efficiently to produce salon-worthy results. It has a lightweight and ergonomic design, which makes it easy to handle, while its adjustable cooling and heating settings help you dry your hair in the quickest time possible without the risk of frizz or flyaways.
  • 9.T3 Featherweight Compact Folding Dryer

    T3 Featherweight Compact Folding Dryer
    5 Stars 1 Reviews
    £125.00
    What we love most about this very unique hair dryer from T3 is its tourmaline technology, which helps to emit negative ions to repel frizz and flyaways, whilst also enhancing shine. As it's a smaller hair dryer, it's perfect for travelling with without compromising on its ability to give the most perfect results. With 2 speed and heat settings, it dries hair quickly without causing damage, and with beautiful rose gold detailing, makes the perfect addition to any haircare routine.
  • 10.Wahl Chrome Ionic Dryer

    Wahl Chrome Ionic Dryer
    3.86 Stars 7 Reviews
    £21.99
    The Wahl Chrome Ionic Dryer dries hair quickly and easily, whilst also working to reduce frizz, static and flyaways. It has 3 heat and 2 speed settings to help customise your own haircare routine, as well as a removable air filter, which prevents clogging and will keep the hair dryer "healthier" for longer.

Explore the full range of hair dryers that lookfantastic has to offer. Looking to invest elsewhere in your hair styling? Then why not take a look at our best hair straighteners and best curling wands edits.

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