6 Smart Hair Styling Tools
Gold N Hot Rose Gold Straightening Iron
Glide your way to silky strands with this cult favorite iron. With gold plates that seal in frizz, it’s especially effective on coarse, curly hair.
To buy: $40, jcpenney.com.
Featured November 2014
Remington T-Studio Silk Ceramic Heated Clip Setters
Not your mother’s rollers, these ceramic plated clips take only 90 seconds to heat up and five minutes to set hair into smooth, bouncy curls that last all day.
To buy: $32, walmart.com.
FHI Heat Stylus
Part brush (it has six rows of nylon teeth to prevent snags) and part iron, this heated wand can produce pin-straight strands or mermaid waves with a flick of the wrist.
To buy: $100, target.com.
Amika Switch Kit Starter Kit
This kit comes with one base and a 1-inch interchangeable barrel that yields beachy strands, glamorous waves, or voluminous curls. To use, snap on one of three barrels and switch up your style as often as needed.
To buy: $100 for starter kit, $30 for interchangeable barrels, sephora.com.
InStyler Tulip Auto Curler
For the hair styling novice, this one-touch wonder does it all for you. Select your heat and timing settings to ensure a lasting curl. Next, place a 1-inch section of hair into the marked chamber, and watch it glide around the barrel. Three beeps indicate that it’s ready to reveal ribbon-like ringlets.
To buy: $120, instylertulip.com.