Curls can make a serious impact when done right. A mass of tousled ringlets or loose beachy waves never fail to garner attention due to their beautiful natural shape and volume.
But if you haven't got the right tools in your arsenal to create a salon-standard spiral, attempts to achieve the look can often fall flat.
So where to begin? There are a multitude of hair curlers on the market these days and trying to uncover which one is right for your hair could feel like one task too many. To save you precious hours, below is a roundup of 10 hair curlers, each with their own point of difference. Keep reading to find out which one is right for you.
Curve 1" Classic Curl Tong, $250, by GHD
Best for heat protection.
The Waving Wand, $245, by Cloud Nine
Best for a faux blow-dry.
Remington Keratin & Argan Oil Nourish Wand, $39.99, at Priceline
Best for a high shine.
Curve Creative Curl Wand, $250, by GHD
Best for defined waves.
Airwrap Styler, $799, by Dyson
Best for quick styling that leaves long-lasting curls.
Original Curling Tong 16mm, $84.95, by BabylissPro
Best for tight spiralling curls.
FHI Heat Platform Tourmaline Ceramic Professional Curling Iron, $120.63, at Amazon
Best for those who need high-temperature settings.
Glamour Deep Waver, $54.91, by Toni&Guy
Best for mermaid hair (like you've slept in braids).
Style Fix Curler, $54.91, by Toni&Guy
Best for travelling.