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Our 10 Best Hair Straighteners

Our 10 Best Hair Straighteners

We have put together our top 10 best hair straighteners to help you choose which styler is best for you and your hair. With a wide range of brands available such as ghd, L’Oréal Professionnel, Cloud Nine and Babyliss, there is a hair straightener to suit every hair type and concern. 

A quality hair straightener is one of the best investments you can make for you locks. They can smooth, and add waves and tight curls to all hair types, working wonders to give you the look and finish you desire.

All of the best hair straighteners use unique technology to care for your hair as they style. Using a heat protectant spray in conjunction with your straightener will ensure the best results, so you hair stays healthy, shiny and gorgeous.

Don’t forget hair straighteners are available in a variety of widths: slim plates (usually around 2.5 – 3cm are suitable for short hair) while wider plates (around 6cm) are better for those of you with long thick hair.

Which are the Best Hair Straighteners for 2018

  1. ghd Platinum+ Black Straighteners
  2. L’Oréal Professionnel Steampod 2.0
  3. Cloud Nine Micro Iron
  4. ghd Gold Max Styler 
  5. Babyliss Pro Titanium Expression Ultimate Styler
  6. ghd Original Styler
  7. Paul Mitchell Neuro Smooth Straighteners
  8. ghd IV Styler
  9. Babyliss Pro Nano Titanium Satin Straightener
  10. ghd Gold Pure Gold Styler

10 Of The Best Hair Straighteners

  1. ghd Platinum+ Black Straighteners
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    ghd Platinum+ Black Straighteners

    The ghd Platinum+ Black Straighteners are the perfect straightener for all those haircare fanatics.

    This is a styler which takes the guilt out of heat styling and the world’s first smart styler that predicts your hair’s needs. Tri-zone technology ensures that heat is maintained so hair remains healthy, glossy and strong; giving you great results without compromising the condition of your hair. The intelligent irons constantly adapt to your individual hair fibres to deliver the optimum styling temperature at all times. Styling with the ghd Platinum+ has also been proven to be safe for coloured hair as well as reducing hair breakage and increasing shine.

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  2. L’Oréal Professionnel Steampod 2.0
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    L’Oréal Professionnel Steampod 2.0

    The gorgeous print of this hair straightener makes us want to swoon with excitement.

    The L’Oréal Professionnel Steampod is unique in that unlike traditional hair straighteners, it relies on steam technology to straighten hair; reducing frizz and smoothing down the fibres. This technology provides gentle heat action which helps to minimise damage to the hair. Proven to be faster than other straighteners and giving up to 50% smoother hair, the Steampod is perfect for enhancing your blow-dry and giving you salon-perfect results each and every time.

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  3. Cloud Nine Micro Iron
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    Cloud Nine Micro Iron

    When heading away on holiday, you don’t have a lot of space in your suitcase for your hair straightener, but equally you don’t want to compromise on your style.

    The Cloud Nine Micro Iron is one of the best hair straighteners we have tried in a smaller size. Made with ceramic plates, the styler helps to keep your hair protected as it straightens, while their cushioned style means you can use them all on all hair types and lengths. Make sure you pack this away for your summer holiday, so your locks always look lovely.

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  4. ghd Gold Max Styler
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    ghd Gold Max Styler

    The Gold Max Styler from ghd has great 5* reviews on lookfantastic; making it one of our all-time best hair straighteners. The larger plates on the styler make it ideal for thicker and curlier hair which needs extra heat to fully smooth the fibres. The contoured edges and wider plates also help create beautifully loose curls and waves; making it a great multi-tasking styler should you want a product which does more than straighten your hair.

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  5. Babyliss Pro Titanium Expression Ultimate Styler
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    Babyliss Pro Titanium Expression Ultimate Styler

    This hair straightener has rose-gold titanium plates; making it a perfect choice for anyone who loves both fashion and beauty. The plates provide a high shine finish so hair appears radiant and healthy. The advanced ceramic heaters heat up in just 15 seconds and have 12 different temperature settings so you can customise the heat to your hair type. The plates also have a curved edge to them; making them perfect to create loose curls and waves.

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  6. ghd Original Styler
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    ghd Original Styler

    The ghd Original Styler is one of the best hair straighteners of all time, and loved by professionals worldwide.

    It has ceramic plates, which work on all hair types to effectively smooth and add waves and curls, depending on your desired finish. The result is incredibly shiny and frizz-free locks, which look styled to perfection. The straighteners also have a unique switch-off function, which means they will turn off automatically after 30 minutes, so you can be sure they can’t cause damage.

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  7. Paul Mitchell Neuro Smooth Straighteners
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    Paul Mitchell Neuro Smooth Straighteners

    These straighteners heat up to 232 degrees in just 30 seconds so you can style your hair quickly and without fuss. The smooth plates glide through your hair; helping to smooth the fibres and give you a highly conditioned and glossy finish. Temperature is monitored 50 times per second which ensures that heat remains evenly distributed throughout the plates and your hair appears healthy and sleek.

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  8. ghd IV Styler
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    ghd IV Styler

    The ceramic plates on this hair straightener ensure that hair remains glossy and nourished even through the high-level of heat. A brilliant all-rounder for quick and effortless everyday styling, the ghd IV Hair Straightener can create both smooth locks and curls; making it a great multi-tasking product. Suitable for all hair types and lengths, the styler glides smoothly through the hair in one gentle action so snagging is reduced.

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  9. Babyliss Pro Nano Titanium Satin Straightener
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    Babyliss Pro Nano Titanium Satin Straightener

    This lightweight styler heats up quickly and has 5 advanced heat settings which reach a top temperature of 230 degrees; making it ideal for people who have thicker or curlier hair. The inclusion of a long swivel cord makes it easy to move the styler around your head so you can fully straighten the hair at the back. Because of the shape of the plates, you can use them to smooth the hair down for perfectly sleek hair, or use their curved edges for gorgeous curls.

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  10. ghd Gold Earth Gold Styler
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    ghd Gold Earth Gold Styler

    The straighening ceramic plates of the ghd Gold Pure Gold Styler boast a new dual-zone technology and heat up in just 25 seconds. The dual-zone technology features two heat sensors that regulate the optimal temperature of 185°C from root to tip as you straighten, ensuring your locks are straight and ultra-sleek. The shimmering gold design adds a touch of luxury to the styler as the round barrel shape makes the Gold Pure Gold Styler perfect for easy, versatile, snag-free styling.

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You can also view our full selection of Hair Straighteners for a wide choice of brands and products to suit your hair type and need.



Amelia

Amelia

Skincare Specialist

I am a big believer in the idea that beautiful Make Up begins with a superb skincare regime. I like to enhance my natural beauty rather than cover up and I am always on the lookout for great products which really work. When I am not writing about all things beauty, I like to do Yoga and I make an amazing brownie. It is all about balance!