The Best Affordable Hair Dryer: Our Top Picks

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TIGI Bed Head Curls in Check Diffuser Hair Dryer

Bed Head

This tourmaline and ceramic diffusing dryer is designed especially for curly hair. When drying curly hair, it's imperative you keep the curl bouncy and healthy looking with minimum frizz. Finding the right diffuser can be difficult, but look no further. With 3 heat and 2 speed settings, there's also a cool blast option to help hold curls in place and keep their shape. Pretty amazing, right? The powerful ionic technology continues to fight frizz while hair dries quickly so you can get on with your day. 

Need a little extra help with your curls? Apply a dime sized amount of this Discipline Cream for Curly Hair from Kerastase before styling. It will help tame frizz, while maintaining bouncy, hydrated curls. 

Pair it with: TIGI Catwalk Curls Rock Amplifier, TIGI Bedhead Mini Masterpiece Massive Shine Hairspray, TIGI Catwalk Curls Rock Leave in Moisturizer

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Hot Tools Rainbow Gold Turbo Ceramic Dryer

Hot Tools

This quiet yet powerful rainbow gold turbo ceramic dryer  offers superior styling results with ION Technology that dries hair up to 50% faster than regular hair dryers. Sign us up! While drying time can certainly put a damper in our plans, with this specific hairdryer you can kiss drying time woes goodbye. Hair is left feeling soft and conditioned, while the ceramic ionic airflow keeps frizz at bay without over-drying or damaging hair. A quiet motor and six speed options give you versatile functionality when styling your hair. 

Pair it with:  Hot Tools 24K Gold Salon Curling Iron, Hot Tools Nano Ceramic 1" Flatiron

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Revlon Fast Style and Shine Infrared Hairdryer

Revlon.

Whether it's a voluminous blowout, beach waves, or pin straight locks, let Revlon give you professional results with this infrared hairdryer.  This salon infrared styler is infused with infrared heat technology along with three layers of ceramic coating to help reduce and prevent heat damage. Hair is more manageable, less frizzy, and silkier to the touch. Detachable diffuser attachments allow you to diffuse hair, customizing it for whatever hair style you might have. 

Pair it with: Revlon Straight and Smooth Black Paddle Hair Brush, Revlon Uniq One All-in-One Hair Treatment

 

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Conair Infiniti Pro Dryer

Conair

This blowdryer from Conair is ergonomically designed for you to achieve whatever hairstyle you want, while remaining comfortable. It's equipped with a highly powerful motor, yet is extremely quiet allowing you to use it at any time of day without disturbing anyone. 1875 watts give you a much faster drying time, while its removable filter prevents lint build-up and allows air to blast through it giving yourself faster drying time in return. 

Pair it with: Conair Xtreme Big Curls Hairsetter, Conair InfinitiPro Tourmaline Ceramic Curling Wand

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BABYLISSPRO Nano Titanium Dryer

Babybliss

This powerful dryer checks all the boxes off with power, speed, and design. 2000 watts allow you to dry your hair in a flash, while built in ions help reduce frizz and static. A concentrator nozzle allows you to give specific attention to stubborn parts of hair and cool shot technology allows styling to stay, creating a long lasting blowout. 

Pair it with: BABYLISSPRO Miracle 3 Curl Machine, BABYLISSPRO Nano Titanium 1-1/2" C Styler

Pro styling tip: Did you know that the type of towel you're using out of the shower, might be causing your hair to break and become damaged? Regular towels just won't cut it anymore when it comes to towel-drying and here's why: traditional bath towels don't absorb water quickly enough, and depending on the towel can be too heavy causing a lot of friction, which in return causes hair cuticles and strands to break. This results in damaged and dry hair, along with promoting split ends. Instead, try this Rapid Dry Hair Towel from Aquis. It's specially formulated wicking fabric called Aquitex cuts drying time in half without damaging your hair. Pair it with this Rapid Dry Hair Turban for an effective and healthy hair drying experience. 

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Remington Pro Mini But Mighty Hair Dryer

Remington

 This mini blowdryer is perfect for travel, but don't let it's tiny size fool you. It's perfectly capable of drying hair in no time with it's powerful 1200 watt motor and concentrator attachment. Get precise attention to detail when blowdrying while using the attachment, while the Thermaluxe Advanced Thermal Technology allows it to be used daily. Wrap it up with the tangle free salon cord and store it in any bag, it will fit in a carry on or your purse for that matter, whatever the occasion calls for!

Pair it with: Remington Pro 2" Flat Iron with Silk Ceramic Advanced Technology, Remington Pro SILK Ceramic Heated Straightening Brush