The Best Hair Dryers of 2019

Looking for the best blow dryer? These are the best hair dryers including professional and affordable blow dryers from T3, BaByliss PRO and more.

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A blow dryer is the one beauty gadget we likely all have but don’t give much thought to — until the frantic morning when that trusty hair dryer goes kaput.

The best hair dryers to buy now

1. BaBylissPRO Rapido Dryer

BaBylissPRO Rapido Dryer

$199.95 Amazon

“I absolutely love (the BaBylissPro Rapido Dryer) for its lightweight and powerful motor that dries hair super fast. It’s ionic to enhance shine and help reduce frizz. This dryer will last years and years of use. The best part is you get a professional grade blow dryer at a consumer-friendly price,” said celebrity hairstylist Julius Michael, who worked with “Real Housewives” stars Ramona Singer, Kyle Richards and Lisa Rinna.

2. BaBylissPro Ceramix Xtreme Dryer

BaBylissPro Ceramix Xtreme Dryer

$59.99 Amazon

Hairstylist Melissa Parizot of Cutler Salon in New York’s SoHo neighborhood is a fan of the BaBylissPro ceramic dryer, which is specifically designed to protect hair from heat damage thanks to four temperature settings. Parizot has worked with celebrities like “Real Housewives” star Dorit Kemsley and model Hailey Baldwin.

3. BabylissPro Porcelain Ceramic Dryer

BabylissPro Porcelain Ceramic Dryer

$79.99 Amazon

“I personally use the porcelain ceramic dryer by BaByliss Pro. It has a porcelain heating element for longevity and it is 2000 watts, so it is hot and fast. That heat can be intense, so I make sure to use a thermal heat protectant, so I’m keeping the hair healthy. The BaByliss also has a long cord so I can move around and it is priced very well,” said Tyson Daniel, Seven Salon stylist and Seven hair care platform educator.

4. T3 Featherweight 2 Hair Dryer

T3 Featherweight 2 Hair Dryer

$119 Amazon

“I love the T3 Featherweight dryer. It has built-in ions that cut down drying time and make it easier to get shiny, smooth hair with little frizz!” said Jennifer Yepez, Kérastase celebrity hairstylist whose clients include Alessandra Ambrosio, Salma Hayek and Bella Hadid.

5. Rusk Engineering W8less Professional 2000-Watt Dryer

Rusk Engineering W8less Professional 2000-Watt Dryer

$79.95 Amazon

Savannah Fincher, corporate educator for Blo Blow Dry Bar, likes this Rusk hair dryer because of it’s lightweight and also emits far-infrared heat, which helps dry the hair faster without causing frizz.