8 round brushes for the perfect salon-style blow dry
Tame those tresses
Content Producer / July 31 2023
Hear us out: achieving a salon-worthy blowout at home is achievable, as long as you have the right tools. And one essential item every gal should have in her hair care arsenal? A high-quality round brush for blow drying.
Whether you have short, long, curly, or straight hair, the perfect round brush can work wonders, adding volume, shine and smoothness to your locks.
Still, figuring out which brush actually holds the power to do all this can be tricky. Or at least, it was, until we blessed you with this edit of superior round brushes for the best blow dry of your life.
The best round brushes for blow drying...
ghd Ceramic Vented Radial Brush
For those with frizz-prone hair, the ghd Ceramic Vented Radial Brush is a true saviour. Its ceramic barrel retains heat, reducing drying time while smoothing out frizz and flyaways. Choose from various barrel sizes to cater to your hair length and texture, and enjoy the added benefit of a non-slip handle for maximum control during styling.
$53 at ghd
Moroccanoil Ceramic Round Brush
Enriched with nourishing argan oil, this round brush not only adds shine and smoothness, but also promotes healthier hair. The brush's ceramic and ionic properties aid in reducing drying time, while the ergonomic handle ensures comfortable styling. Say hello to sleek, lustrous locks (sans the frizz).
$37.90 at Amazon
Dyson Airwrap Round Volumising Brush
Okay, technically this brush is an attachment compatible with the ever-popular Dyson Airwrap, but it's a game-changer for those wanting voluminous locks. Its innovative design and airflow technology lift hair from the roots, creating natural-looking volume. The brush's soft, round-tipped bristles are gentle on your hair, preventing damage and leaving you with a salon-quality blowout every single time.
$49 at Dyson
Tangle Teezer Blow-Styling Round Tool
If you're always out and about, the Tangle Teezer Blow-Styling Round Tool should be your go-to tool. This innovative brush has unique teeth that deliver efficient and even airflow during blow drying, cutting down drying time and minimising heat damage. Its lightweight design makes it perfect for travel and easy storage, too.
Was $44, now $39.52 at Amazon
evo Hank 52 Ceramic Radial Brush
Designed to tackle unruly tresses (trust us, we get it), this is a must for those seeking a smooth, sleek finish. The ceramic-coated barrel distributes heat evenly, minimising damage, while the heat-resistant handle allows you to quickly and easily style your hair.
$53 at Adore Beauty
Drybar Round Ceramic Brush
Drybar's round brush is a fab choice for medium to long hair. Its ceramic barrel and lightweight design ensure quick drying and maximum shine. The brush's unique shape allows for creating beautiful curls, waves, or a smooth, polished finish - whatever your heart (and hair) desires, really.
$65 at Sephora
Cloud Nine Luxury Round Hair Brush
Crafted with the finest materials, this brush delivers exceptional results and adds a luxurious touch to your beauty routine. The kinder-to-hair nylon bristles gently brush and style, while adding shine (all without snagging your locks - an added bonus in our books).
$60 at Shaver Shop
ELEVEN Australia Round Brush
For a smooth, bouncy blowout, you can't go past this little guy from ELEVEN Australia. The professional-quality brush is split between boar and nylon bristles, so you can expect shine and care, plus control. With a medium barrel size, it’s 33mm wide and ideal for making waves and loose, bouncy curls. Plus, it's available in a larger size, too, if you're working with thicker hair.
$29.95 at Adore Beauty
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