Straightened hair is very common these days since the year 2010 when it was first introduced in the beauty industry, where it can be compared to feathering in 1973, and teasing in 1985. The most popular style of all would be the smooth and sleek straightened hair which is applicable to any gender may it be women, men, and girls.
There are hair styling irons that you can avail of anywhere including the high dollar and high-end salons, and bargain retail stores as well. The price that you have to pay for is from a very low $20 to an expensive $500 since each hair straightener has a different style to offer.
There are a lot of things that you need to take into consideration when you buy a hair straightening iron and you have to consider the advantages that it is going to give you as well. Since there are really a lot of options that you can choose from, it might give you a hard time to find one that is the best for you. When you make a purchase you usually get what your money is worth that is why it would not be surprising if you will not get the perfect result that you are trying to achieve if you buy the hair styling iron that is cheaper than the others. Make sure that you are able to check on the contents that come with the hair straightener such as the types of plate, the plate size, the warranty, and the heat settings before you decide on finalizing your purchase.
A hair straightener contains plates and the most common types include those that are made out of glass, metal, titanium, ceramic, and tourmaline ceramic blend. Hair styling irons that are cheaper than the others are usually made out of glass or metal. Nevertheless, this might be a sad thing because this could result in damaged hair or chipping since this is often painted. You might get dry, frizzy, and damaged hair from cheap hair straightener made out of glass and metal since it will take longer to heat that is why it will not be able to heat evenly.
There are still a lot of buyers who can afford the hair straightener with a plate that is made out of ceramic even if they are more expensive than those that are made out of glass and metal. If you have a hair straightener that is made out of ceramics, you can be assured that your hair is ironed evenly since it is able to give you a shinier, smoother, and less frizzy hair.
You will not keep on plugging and unplugging you hair straightener if you have one that has a titanium plate since it can maintain its heat and it can also give you a very smooth and even hair.
The most expensive hair straightener of all are those that are made from tourmaline and ceramic blends since they are of the highest quality and your hair will remain straight for a very long time so you do not have to worry about having to do any retouch.