Straightening Natural Hair? All You Need are The Right Tools and The Right Techniques! There’s a bit of debate out there about what “natural hair type” really means. For the purpose of this article, we are defining it as hair that has not been permanently straightened or waved and has the “average” texture and thickness. […]
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Choosing the flat iron in 2018 is a big life decision for the stylish girl! Every company wants to tell you that their straighteners will produce the very best salon results for your hair - sometimes it’s true and sometimes the word “professional” gets used just a little too loosely.
Don’t worry though, you’ve landed on the best flat iron review site on the web! I’ve been a salon stylist for more than ten years and now I’ve decided to share everything I’ve learnt about flat irons online. I’ve been busy checking out all the top flat irons 2016 has to offer and putting together helpful reviews based on their specs, features, consumer opinions and my knowledge as a stylist.
My goal with this site is to be the very best hair straightener review site you’ll find. I want to make choosing the perfect flat iron easier for you by giving you unbiased hair straightener reviews of all of the leading brands - from the tried and true to the newest upstarts.
Wondering how much to spend? I review flat irons from all the price ranges; from the cheap yet popular Remington hair straightener review, to the hsi professional flat iron review in the mid price range, to the original professional straighteners in my chi flat iron review. Check out my cheap versus expensive guide or flip straight to my budget flat iron or professional flat iron review pages.
I also review hair straightener materials to help you choose the best plate material for your hair type and styling needs. I have ceramic hair straightener reviews, tourmaline flat iron reviews and titanium flat iron reviews.
So, make yourself a cup of coffee (or a long, cool drink!), and spend some time flicking through my guides, reviews and tips. Time spent in research is seldom wasted when it comes to investing in beauty tools - I hope you find the perfect model for you!
Stress-Free Styling for Thin Hair Do you have thin hair? Have you been told that you should never use a flat iron for thin hair? I’m here to tell you that that is a myth! Even if your hair is very thin, you can still get that great flat iron look – as long as […]
Finding the Best Flat Iron for Frizzy Hair If your hair has a tendency to frizz, I know your pain! Even when you straighten it, it seems to turn into an uncontrollable mess the instant there’s a hint of moisture in the air. More often than not you feel like you’ve got the lion’s mane pictured […]
Introducing the Kipozi 1 Inch Pro Nano-Titanium Flat Iron Have you heard about the Kipozi Flat Iron? No? Neither had I! But a friend recently asked me if I knew anything about them and if I’d recommend them. And, being the flat iron fiend that I am, my curiosity was spiked! So I did a little […]
What’s Different about Black Hair? What’s the Best Way to Style it? African American hair is genetically different to other hair. It tends to be thicker and coarser and is much more likely to be curly – usually tight little corkscrew curls. Consequently, it can be harder to straighten than other hair. However, it is […]
Straightening Out Those Kinks is Easy With the Right Tools! Curly hair is gorgeous. And most women with straight hair envy those with curls. But, the grass is always greener on the other side, right? Many women with beautiful curls long for straight hair occasionally. If you have super-curly hair and want the option of […]
Sedu Professional – The Next Big Thing? Sedu professional hair straighteners are relatively new to the market but have a growing following. The brand promises to deliver professional-grade hairstyling tools to the buyers. So what are the features of this flat iron that qualify it to be called a “Professional” flat iron? What are reviewers […]
Finding the Best Flat Iron for Fine Hair Fine hair can be really hard to care for and hard to style. But finding the right flat iron for fine hair will help put you on the path to achieving the style results you want. Today, we check out the hair straightener models which are most […]
Recently, lots of our readers have asked me to share a secret: “what is the best flat iron for thick hair?” I know your pain! Doing anything with a full head of thick hair can seem like an impossible challenge. Every style seems to take hours. And it never looks quite like it does on […]
Have you tried the Sedu flat iron yet? If you have the cash to spare and want a flat iron that gives professional results, it’s definitely worth checking out the Sedu flat iron reviews that seem to be taking the web by storm at the moment. But what’s so good about this straightener? Is it […]
Gold n Hot is the best flat iron for thick or curly hair, using ceramic plates and infrared heat to get hair looking stylish and beautiful in no time. After reading several positive gold n hot flat iron reviews, I decided to order one for myself. After having it for a couple of months, I […]
Sleek and affordable, the Berta 1-inch Professional Tourmaline Ceramic flat iron is the best hair straightener for getting your hair looking the way you want. When you have to go out in public, looking your best is important. One of the most important parts of a well-groomed appearance is having your hair properly taken care […]
The Hai Classic ceramic flat iron uses cutting-edge ceramic fusion technology to give your hair a professional look and feel while ensuring protection from damage and frizz. If you’ve been searching for the perfect hair straightener, your search is over now. The Hai Classic ceramic flat iron regularly comes out on top in hair straightener […]
The GVP ceramic flat iron is a high-quality hair straightener built to last that heats up instantly to 420 degrees and leaves hair looking great and frizz-free. When I was looking through some of the best flat iron reviews, one name in particular that kept popping up was GVP. I had never heard of it […]
When you need a dependable and professional grade hair straightener, that is both easy to use and light on your pocket, then the Bed Head Rumor flat iron is definitely worth your consideration. It is beautiful, portable, easy to use and heats up really fast. A good flat iron is an important tool for style-conscious […]
GHD flat iron – Eclipse Professional is one of the Fast, cool, and efficient, GHD Eclipse is the latest in technology from GHD that lets you get your hair done faster and by using less heat than before. BUY GHD FLAT IRON-AMAZON- GHD Eclipse Professional Description Your hair deserves a product that will leave it […]
Can You Really Straighten Wet Hair? Lots of people have asked me, “can you use straighteners on wet hair?” The answer is usually “NO!”. For starters, water and electric appliances do not mix and also do you really want to sizzle your hair dry with a hot piece of metal? But there are some companies who believe […]
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 […]
Could this be the Perfect Flat Iron? Anyone who knows me will know that I think my Bio Ionic OnePass flat iron is about as close to perfect as a straightener can get. The bio ionic one pass flat iron combines high-quality ceramic plates with the latest in negative ion technology to give you smoother, straighter, […]
All the Bells and Whistles? Isa is definitely one of this year’s up and coming hair straighteners brands. In this flat iron review, I’ll take a look at one of their most popular models, the Isa Professional Flat Iron. Does this high-tech looking gadget really have all the features you could want in a professional […]
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 […]
Super Style Without the Damage? When someone with damaged and fragile hair asks me if it’s safe to straighten and which flat iron they should use, I often recommend they try the Karmin hair straightener. Hair damaged by chemicals, heat or environmental conditions needs special treatment and this model has super high quality tourmaline plates […]
Chi: A Vital Force in Flat Iron Technology Chi means vitality and life-force in ancient Chinese medicine, it’s the 22nd letter in the Greek alphabet and it’s a star in astronomy. But, when it comes to the world of hair straighteners, Chi means: Cationic Hydration Interlink technology Which, in my opinion, translates to totally awesome […]
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 […]
The Best Flat Iron for Fighting Frizz? If frizzy, flyaway hair is an issue for you, I honestly feel your pain. In my early teens I walked around with a sticky mess of gel and mousse on top of my head just to try and hide my frizzy birds nest! Luckily, I discovered my very […]
The Solution for Stubborn Hair? For a while now, I’ve been recommending the Rusk Professional STR8 Flat Iron (RSK686 and RSK732 for people with African American or other stubborn hair types. But what makes it so good? Today I’d like to do a comprehensive review of the rusk flat iron and some of the styling […]
The flat iron that I usually recommend to people who want to straighten long hair quickly and comfortably is the ktx 450 (now Izutech Ktx450. Yes, the Izunami flat iron has had a name change but it’s still the same great straightener! I’ll explain why in this izunami flat iron ktx450 review. People often ask […]
Great Straightening for any Hair Type? Have you heard of Halo straighteners? Onei MK-i halo brand has got stylists everywhere talking about a new solution for almost every hair type, including Keratin treated. And whenever there’s a new straightener causing a buzz I just have to know why!In this Onei MK-i Halo hair straightener review, I […]
I have had my Croc for a long time and have never had to replace it. In the time I’ve had it I have seen many flat iron reviews which have said this or that about the brand. Honestly, I think a lot has to do with how you treat your products. Like I said, […]
Small Package, Big Power? Babyliss pro flat irons are currently among the most popular models in stylist circles and also for home straighteners. Babyliss has a few different models, including the low budget Babyliss pro porcelain, the high end Titanium Nano Babyliss pro straightener and now they even have a Wet to Dry titanium straightener. In […]
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 […]
Professional Features in a Range of Sizes: Is it Worth the Pricetag? I was looking Online through some of the best flat iron reviews when this FHI flat iron popped up. I did a bit of research and decided it would be a good idea to order one and try it out. Well, after two […]
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 […]
Everything You Need to Know – Page Agenda (Easy Access) Introduction Quick Points Babyliss Nano Titanium Pro Flat Iron Features My Verdict Why Titanium? What about the Heat? Good for Your Type? Will it Travel? Shopping Tips Online Reviews From Others for Babyliss Nano Titanium Introduction What’ll it be today? Straight or Curls? Throughout the U.S, […]