As we know, Hair Dryer is an electric device that we use to dry and style our hair as per our wish. It is also known as a blow dryer.
Generally, after a shower, our hair dries naturally. But it’s a very lengthy process to go through. Most people want to speed-up the whole process and in that case, using a hairdryer is the best solution. It dries and styles our hair in a very short time.
There are many budget-friendly brands of the hairdryer. But you will be shocked to know that there are hairdryers in the market that cost more than $10000. You must be wondering how a hairdryer can cost this much! Right? OK. Have patience!! Let me inform you!!
In this article, I’m going to introduce you to the best and most expensive hair dryers with their unique and incredible features. Therefore, reading our write up, you will get to know what characteristics make a hairdryer overpriced. Let’s get into the topic!
It is considered the world’s first-ever touchscreen dryer that offers several options. It is the quietest and most powerful dryer. It offers 50% less drying time. Though it looks heavy, it is not actually that heavy to hold. Rather, this dryer is very easy and comfortable to grab and use. It eliminates the frizziness of hair and rehydrates hair. According to some experts, It is not designed for heavy-duty use.
The dryer comes in a pleasing warm yellow color. It has a 9-foot cord which is great as it helps to move across the room if it is necessary. It is actually pretty light. It is a very powerful dryer, comes with 3 temperatures, 2-speed settings, a cool shot, and two nozzles (a big and a small one). This brand also offers a travel-friendly size for this dryer.
This dryer is made in Korea. It comes with 3-speed options and heat settings. It delivers high power heat that dries hair quickly and evenly from inside and outside. It cuts drying time up to 70%. The dryer looks fairly light. The hairstylist often needs to use a heavy-duty professional hairdryer. So they mostly prefer this one for their use.
This dryer is the newest product that came out this year (2020). Therefore, it is a bit costly.
It is one of the best frizzy hair dryers, and it is very lightweight as well. It has a cold shot button, three different heat settings, and three power settings. It dries out all portions of hair within 10-15 minutes.
The hair dryer comes in 4 beautiful colors. The power and efficiency of this dryer make hair manageable.
It is the first dryer with a vast bio ionic diffuser that helps reduce frizz and keeps the hair’s natural wave pattern. This dryer is massive, whereas every other brand is trying to make smaller dryers. It has a unique look and a fine shape. It is not super heavy or light, but more than medium weight.
However, it is a touchscreen dryer, and there are numerous heat and airflow options in it. You can use them according to your needs. The air filter on the back is magnetic.
This dryer is the next generation hair dryer that offers rapid drying, customizable styling, and healthy-looking hair. It is equipped with 5-heats and 2-speed settings, a volume booster, and an auto-pause sensor that will automatically stop the dryer when it is not in use. It is a very new and outstanding option. Most dryers do not have this option. Plus, it is very lightweight and has a quiet performance but not too quiet.
Bio Ionic 10x Ultralight Speed Dryer
This dryer is a perfect option for people who are always in a rush and have less time to style their hair. It claims to dry hair literally in 7-8 minutes, which I think makes a huge difference in the long run. It gives glossy, shiny results to the hair. The colder air that comes from this dryer helps to calm down the scalp, that is super amazing. That is why it is a little expensive.
This hair dryer is faster, quieter, and lighter. It weighs less than a pound, so anyone can comfortably carry it and style hair. It is suitable for people with long hair, curly hair, or coarse hair. But for people with short hair, it’s too powerful. It has two heat settings and a cold shot button. Furthermore, it comes with two-speed settings.
Dyson’s hair dryers are the second most expensive one on our list. This dryer combines the desire to have healthy hair with incredible heat control. Most dryers on the market have low heat, high heat, and a cooler. But Dyson’s hair dryers offer a heat option in between, like medium heat.
They are very lightweight and super comfortable to hold and pleasure to use. They have different colors. They are very expensive because of their costly packaging.
Prête x Crystals from Swarovski Hair Dryer
We all know the famous jewelry brand Swarovski. This time they came with a unique designed hairdryer. This dryer is considered the most luxurious one of its kind in the market. It is equipped with 4,716 Rose-gold Swarovski crystals! Looks so gorgeous indeed.
It dries up hair two times faster than any hair dryer and gives a smooth and shiny look to hair. It also protects the hair from damage and split ends. It has 3-speed settings-Turbo, dry & set cool, a professional AC motor, and a Tangle-free power cord. Besides, it has two adjustable wind switches for fast drying and easy styling. Now you know why it cost $10,000!!
Frequently Asked Questions
Are expensive hair dryers really worth it?
It depends on you whether you want to buy an expensive one or not. But if you consider my opinion I would suggest yes, The expensive hair dryers are totally worth it. Because I believe expensive ones are quality investment pieces and best for long time use.
Frequent use of cheap hair dryers can cause physical hair damage. In cheap hair dryers, heating elements are either metal or plastic that can give unnecessary heat. Thus, it sometimes breaks the natural bond of hair. Using cheap hair dryers for a long time may cause extreme hair fall, scalp itching, and many other problems.
On the other hand, expensive hair dryers have multiple speed and heat settings that you can adjust according to your needs and get your hair done faster. It will remove the frizziness of your hair and make it look more healthy, smooth, and shiny. It will also cause less hair damage.
We are blessed with a fixed amount of hair, and we have to take very good care of it. For the betterment of hair, you should go for the expensive ones according to your budget.
Is ionic or ceramic hair dryer better?
People often find it tough to choose which hair dryer is best for hair as now there are so many options in the market. Both the Ceramic and ionic are very popular among the crowds. So people often compare these two. Well, Experts say that Ceramic ones are better than the Ionic ones.
Ceramic dryers discharge harmless heat that does not damage the hair, while ionic dryers discharge infrared heat and negative ions. So, it is less suitable for both regular and long term use.
We use dryers when our hair is wet. Ionic ones shoot negative ions against positive ions of water that locks the cuticles of the hair, and thus the hair loses its natural moisture. Ceramic dryers are suitable for regular use. It discharges negative ions that help remove frizz from hair and make it look healthier.
Which hairdryer is the least damaging?
Every hair dryer will damage your hair at some point if you use it frequently. We have to use it less as much as we can.
It is tough to name a Specific brand hair dryer that will cause less hair damage. So here I’m mentioning the top 3 best brands-
a) Conair Tourmaline Ceramic Hair Dryer
It has a powerful high DC motor with 3-heat and 2-speed settings and a cool shot button. It helps to dry and style hair faster. As it is a ceramic dryer, it causes less hair damage. It comes with a concentrator as well as a diffuser.
b) Karmin G3 Salon Pro Hair Dryer
This one is also a ceramic hair dryer. As I said earlier, ceramic hair dryers produce negative ions that make hair healthy, shiny, and smooth. It has three temperatures and 2-speed settings with a cool shot button. It gives fast drying results. It comes with 2 nozzles and a diffuser. It has a moderate weight because of the ceramic coil inside it.
c) Rusk W8less Professional lightweight hair dryer
This dryer weighs less than a pound, and thus it is easy to carry. It weighs barely anything. It is designed with extreme power. It has 3 heat settings and 2-speed settings. It comes with a nozzle, but not with a diffuser.
It is undoubtedly a salon-quality hairdryer. So it is a better option, I guess.
These above mentioned three brands are promising to reduce hair damage. One of these three top-rated hair dryers might be an ideal choice for you. You can easily adjust the speed and heat settings according to your needs. Considering the ceramic ones, as they provide moderate heat, the hair will damage less.
Always know your hair type and hair condition before you go for anything related to your hair. Now it’s up to you! You can buy any of them as they are not too expensive.
What is the best hair dryer for home use?
Again it is tough for me to mention a specific brand for home use. You should pick the one that is not too heavy to carry so that you can style your hair very easily. I’m mentioning two particular brands which might be a perfect choice for you.
a) Babyliss Pro Nano Titanium Hair Dryer
It dries hair quicker than any other hairdryer.
It comes with one removable air filter, several temperature settings, and a cool shot button. It also has a hook in it, so you can easily hang it in your bathroom or any preferable place. This one will last for a good long time. Easy to carry as it is lightweight and travel-friendly.
b) Revlon RV544PKF Hair dryer
This dryer is basically designed for home use. It is a bit old version, but the experts are highly recommending this version of Revlon till now. It lasts for a long time.
It has 2 heat and speed settings and a cold shot button for complete drying and styling flexibility. It has both a concentrator and diffuser.
These two brands allow you to keep the dryer at the lowest setting that is allowed to give the improvement in hair. Both of them are best for home use. They give you the quickest result. You just have to use it at the right distance and temperature to avoid the damage. Go for the one that matches all your desires.
That’s all for today. I really hope you find this article informative.
About Dawson Kutch
Dawson Kutch is a born and raised Alaskan who loves the outdoors and everything it has to offer. Kutch has been an avid hunter and fisher his entire life, and takes great pride in providing for himself and his family. While he enjoys spending time in the great outdoors, Kutch also has a passion for fashion and loves to stay up-to-date on the latest trends. In his free time, Kutch enjoys spending time with his wife and one young daughter. He is always looking to learn more and better himself, both as a writer and as a person.