Which Baby is Best for You? Babyliss pro Hair Straighteners produced some of the best flat irons 2014, 2015 and 2016 had to offer and look set to stay at the top of the game in 2017. Recently I came across their BaByliss Pro Porcelain Plate Flat Iron and was really surprised by its cheap […]
Budget Flat Iron Reviews
Great Style for a Tiny Price? If you want to get a pair of cheap flat irons for under $50, there are two things you can do: wait around for a one off sale and grab a bargain set of cheap chi flat irons, or buy your flat irons from a budget brand with the awareness the “you get what you pay for”.
But don’t worry, there good flat irons for cheap out there: you just have to know what you’re looking for and try not to have unrealistic expectations. Here are 7 reviews of my top cheap flat irons.
Most of them won’t exactly give you champagne results on a beer budget. But they are cheap good flat irons and all of them can be purchased for under $50.
BaByliss Pro Porcelain Plate Straightener
These flat irons come from one of the top professional flat iron brands. While they are by no means at the standard of the BabylissPRO Titanium models, they are less than half the price and, as long as you’re not expecting professional results, they are good flat irons cheap. They get a 3.5 out of 5 star rating from me. To find out why, Read More...
Conair Infiniti Pro
These are cheap flat irons that work really well on almost any hair type. They come in a range of sizes, heat up instantly and have an excellent LED temperature read-out so you’re always in control. They also have one of the best warranties on the market! I think they’re really good cheap flat irons and they get 4 out of 5 stars from me. To find out why, Read More...
Hot Tools PinkTitanium Salon Flat Iron
Titanium is one of the most expensive flat iron materials on the market and it’s virtually impossible to find a pair for under $50. But Hot Tools offers you the next best thing: Titanium infused ceramic plates. The Hot Tools PinkTitanium are good cheap flat irons for black hair because the titanium coating makes them more effective on very coarse or curly hair. They get a 3.5 out of 5 star rating from me. To find out why, Read More...
HSI Professional 1 Inch Tourmaline Flat Iron
This model is actually the Number One Best Selling flat iron on Amazon.com. And, to be honest, I don’t understand why these cheap professional flat irons are as cheap as they are: they even come with free gifts. In my opinion, they are the very best cheap flat irons and they get a full 5 star rating from me and from more than 16,000 Amazon customers! To find out why, Read More...
Remington S5500 Ceramic Flat Iron
If you’re looking for flat irons cheap then this model is the very cheapest you can buy. But that doesn’t mean it can’t straighten - thousands of Amazon customers rave about it. This model gets 3.5 out of 5 stars from me - to find out why, Read More...
Remington Wet 2 Straight Flat Iron
I’m not convinced about the wet to dry aspect of these straighteners but I do think the 2 inch plates are really good cheap flat irons for natural hair - you’ll be able to work through those thick sections in no time flat! They get a 3.5 out of 5 star rating from me. To find out why, Read More...
U9 Pro Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron
These are cheap but good flat irons for taking travelling because they feature dual voltage and, with the right adaptors, can be used anywhere in the world. They also have a couple of other HOT features and get a 4 out of 5 star rating from me. To find out why, Read More...
An Inexpensive Straightening Solution? Everyone loves a bargain! And I’m no exception. So today I thought I’d check out the reviews and specs of the very cheapest flat iron I could find: the S5500 Remington hair straightener. In this Remington hair straighteners review, I’d like to find out how the company is able to make a […]
Why is this model a best seller? I set up this site because, as a stylist and flat iron fanatic, people are often asking me for flat iron recommendations and I want to share my knowledge and point people in the right direction for which hair straightener to buy for their hair type, style and price […]
Lots of people have been asking me recently, “is hot tools a good brand?” And, while it’s not a top of the line, professional hair straightener manufacturer, I actually do think this brand has some really good qualities. I decided to take a close look at one model and do a comprehensive hair straightener review […]
Your Number One or a Spare for the Suitcase? A few years ago, I was off on my overseas adventure and I didn’t think twice about using flat iron in Europe. I took out my trusty socket adaptor, plugged it into the wall and…NOTHING. Not only would it not work in Europe – it never […]
A Budget Flat Iron with Professional Features? I’m as big a bargain hunter as anyone else and I’d love nothing more than to find a flat iron with professional features for a budget price. Recently, a friend asked me, “is Conair a good straightener?” And I decided that I’d better give her an honest and unbiased answer […]