Without doubt hair dryers and blow dryers are a woman’s best friend when it comes to getting ready quickly. These powerful blow dryers use different types of technology and if you are not careful in choosing them, then it can leave your hair permanently damaged due to the excessive heat. Don’t worry, we will help you in choosing the best hair dryers in India with our comprehensive reviews of all the major models of hair dryers in India.
Of all the famous Brands like – Philips, Panasonic, Nova, Braun etc, Philips seems to be the most common brand of hair dryers that women use in India. Here we have put together few of the top selling dryers.
When you buy these hair dryers make sure to check the features like cord length, power (wattage) etc to make an informed buying decision.
How To Choose The Best Hair Dryers?
There are hundreds of models of hair dryers to buy online in India today. You can see cheap Chinese made models from ₹ 250 to high end brands like Braun selling dryers for ₹ 4,500. When it comes to choosing the best hair dryer, you should be aware of your type of hair. The heat from these blow dryers might damage your hair.
So here are some points that you need keep in mind while shopping for your dream hair dryer.
The wattage of most hair dryers comes in the range of 1000 – 1800 W. The higher the wattage, higher will be the heat produced from your dryer. So, if you are a person with thin or damaged hair & split ends, then you might consider buying a hair dryer with a low wattage.
Some models will come with a Cool air setting which will reduce the heat after continuous usage or other advanced features like Ionic care/ Ion protection. So, make sure you check for these features.
You should consider the cord length of the dryer. If you are a person who travels a lot, then you should look for cordless models as it will be easy to carry and handle. An ideal cord length for most users will be 1.5 m to 2 m.
If the cord length is too small, We suggest you to avoid it – who wants to stick to the power point while drying the hair?
It would be even better if you go for a hair dryer complemented with the properties of ionic technology. There are also top notch hair dryers made using a blend of technologies such as ceramic, nano silver, and nano titanium. Equally important is to consider its features for the appropriate selection of a hair dryer. It would be better if your hair dryer is enclosed with features such as lightweight ergonomic profile, multiple heat as well as speed settings in order to suit the hair texture, long life AC motor, nozzles, and diffusers.
Hair dryers comes with accessories like concentrator attachment, nozzles etc. which helps to widen or narrow the air flow in the front. Of these accessories the concentrator nozzle is highly preferred as it helps to narrow and increase the force of the air flow which will help in quick drying of wet hair. Some dryers also comes with features like storage hooks and carry bags.
A good quality hair dryer comes with a manufacturer warranty of more than 1 year. Make sure there are service centers of the brand in your city.