From tight coils to loose boho waves, no matter how you slice it an expert curling iron is the secret to truly great tresses.
Rightfully so, every Mane Addict needs a good curling iron. But when it comes to picking your go-to styling tool, price point and quality will always play a major role in the process. And with pages on pages of perfectly good wands and irons on the market, it can be tough to make a decision on which curling iron suits your needs best. So we put together a cost-sensitive guide to aid you on your journey to gorgeously curled strands.
Whether you’re buying on a budget or balling out on a pro tool, we’ve got the one and only curling iron for you below.
Conair Double Ceramic Curling Iron: $18
The reviews don’t lie – this $18 curling iron gets the job done. Get all day curls with 30 different levels of heat and an ultra cute rose gold barrel.
Kristin Ess Soft Waves Curling Iron: $50
Alright so we’re cheating a little bit. Coming in right at $50 is this legendary budget buy from Kristin Ess. With a titanium barrel, this iconic iron will give you softer, sleeker waves.
Sultra The Bombshell Rod Curling Iron: $60
This unique ceramic curling rod could be all yours for just $60 (down from the original $99 price tag – what a steal!). Get even heat and an all-day hold with this wonderful wand.
Gisou Curling Tool: $129
Get Negin Mirsalehi-approved waves with this expert styling wand. At just under $150, this custom pro tool creates the best bouncy wave.
Drybar The Wrap Party Styling Wand: $165
Versatile styling is right around the corner with this totally unique, reverse-tapered curling wand. This top-notch wand is the next generation of styling tool, adding shine and improving control of your strands.
Dyson Airwrap Styler: $549
Okay, if you’re going to splurge – and we mean really splurge – you’ve got to go with the Dyson. This quick styler is multifaceted. Dry your mane and get glamorous waves in mere minutes with this professional grade product.