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Professional hair stylists certainly know best when it comes to blow dryers. After all, they get to test them out every day – several times per day. Pick a pro blow dryer that has ceramic technology, which helps keep hair healthy. Still worried about damage? Apply a heat protectant to hair prior to drying for the ultimate in protection.
Solano SuperSolano 3500Lite 1800 Watt Professional Dryer
This “Allure” Best of Beauty award-winning blow dryer not only has ceramic technology, but it also uses infrared heat to get hair dry in as little as 15 minutes – even for ultra thick, long hair. The Solano SuperSolano 3500Lite 1800 Watt Professional Dryer is super light, so although your biceps won’t be getting a workout, they also won’t be worn out halfway through your blowout.
Sultra The Sophisticate Power Dryer
This pro blow dryer is pricey but “Allure” says is well worth it. This one works miracles by turning even the driest, most damaged strands into a silky smooth coif. Ionic and ceramic technologies are infused in this dryer, helping to keep hair from being damaged even from daily blowouts.
T3 Tourmaline Professional Featherweight
The T3 Tourmaline Professional Featherweight is a dryer that harnesses the power of ceramic, ionic and tourmaline technology. It is ultra lightweight, which means your arms won’t collapse when you are through, but it’s likely that they wouldn’t even have the chance since this blow dryer is said to drastically speed up your blow dry time.
Andis 1875 Ionic Ceramic Folding Dryer
This professional ceramic blow dryer packs all the ionic and ceramic technology that you’d find in a regular size dryer into something small enough for traveling. This blow dryer folds up nice and tight so that you can continue to have hot hair, even while on the go. Just be forewarned – the dual-voltage dryer isn’t compatible overseas without an adaptor – so if you are headed across the pond, be sure to pick one up. It is highly rated by Consumer Search and is even found in “Good Housekeeping.”