Raise your hand if you’ve ever watched a hair tutorial featuring a thick-haired goddess, like Kim Kardashian or Negin Mirsalehi. OK, now raise your hand if you copied that tutorial step by step, yet ended up looking ...well, nothing like either one of them. We see you, fine-haired ladies. While it's a sad reality that you can’t magically make your fine hair thick, there are products out there that can help to make it work in your favor—starting with the best hair dryers for fine hair.
Stylist and colorist Prisilla Rodriguez of Levato Salon in Hinsdale, Illinois, explains, “People with fine hair especially should invest in good tools to preserve what [they] have. That ten-year-old Conair dryer might still be getting the job done, but because it’s older, you have to work harder at getting your hair looking good, because it’s not as strong as a newer or better dryer.”
We’ve broken down everything you need to know about the best (and worst) hair dryers for fine hair below.