Hair Straightening Brushes: Hi Everyone, today I am writing about the hair straightening brushes, it was really fun exploring and writing about this☺☺I am sure many of you must have the desire of that long and straight silky hair, So do I. In the past we were all restricted to conventional hair straightening methods, blow dryers, hot irons, hair straighteners. Then we started rushing to saloons for Brazilian treatment and other permanent hair straightening treatments. The chemical after effects was not really good and I found people whose hair worsens after the treatment.
Read more to find what a hair straightening brush is?
Hair straightening brushes were introduced to us through the first Dafni video that came out in 2015.
It has cut the styling time in half; it is easy to use more controllable and lightweight which makes it easy to carry anytime, anywhere. Hair straightening brushes come with advanced ant-frizz ionic technology.
It is the most convenient method of straightening as it is time savvy if you have to rush and somebody is waiting, unlike the hot irons it is gonna give you straight silky hair in few minutes and you have to do nothing just comb your hair as you do regularly, well don’t forget to plug it in before.
How to use a hair straightening brush?
Different brushes will have different adjustments refer the user manual for that, here are the do’s and don’ts to remember while using a hair straightening brush.
If you notice the temperature on the brush’s LCD is in Celsius, change it into Fahrenheit by pressing plus and minus buttons simultaneously.
We know that the hot iron takes few minutes to heat up but the brush will reach 360-degree f in just 8 seconds, so take care of the heat.
Divide your hair into sections and take 2-3 strokes for perfect straightening.
Pros and Con’s:
- It is faster and convenient.
- Travel-friendly, easy to use.
- Less harm due to heat as compared to the conventional methods.
- You can notice temperature level on the LCD and can adjust accordingly.
- The chord is swivel, there is no issue of tangling wire, it’s quick to go.
- Well, this is a single device for single work unlike others you can’t use it for curling, frizz etc.
- Hair melting-factor has to be checked, it reaches a very high temperature in no time. Beyond 325 degrees the chances of hair strand melting increases.
How to choose the perfect one??
Well, there is a variety available you can choose the brush according to the volume, quality of your hair. You need one with more bristles for voluminous hair. If your hair is proper curls you need the one with higher temperature reach and vice-versa.
Here is a list of top 5 straightening brushes in the market
Dafni- the original ceramic brush
That’s really expensive priced at 15,000 but you can the original one at Nykaa.com, dafni is the brand that launched the straightening brushes in 2015.it helps to straighten hair faster than any other brush, the brand claims no harm but that’s up to you. After all, we know our hair better. And we know how much heat can they withstand.
Apalus hair straightening brush
Priced at INR 3,848 at Amazon, Nykaa. Apalus is a reputed brand of UK and US, if you are willing to buy this I would suggest you get it from their official website because most of the customer reviews on the online market claims it not to be original. Though Appalus has been the best seller on Amazon.
Olivia Garden Nano Thermic Ceramic Ion Brush
Priced at 2,332 on Amazon, it heats up faster and retains heat for longer, is a good product to buy.
Instyler Straight Up Ceramic Straightening Brush
Priced at 4,349, comes with 7 different heat settings if you voluminous hair it is best for you because it has 65 ceramic heated plates which are going to straighten your hair in one or two passes.
Global Keratin Vents Hair Brush
Available at Amazon for Rs. 3,739. A lightweight travel-friendly product.
Would I purchase and recommend?
Yes, I found it really better so I am gonna buy it, life is too busy and if you are one of those who has to run from the boardroom to the bar, rush its best for you.