We Compared Conair Hot Rollers to Shark FlexStyle—Here’s What We Found

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If you’re interested in purchasing a new hair tool but aren’t convinced if the investment is worth it, you’ve come to the right place.

On the newest episode of Testing TikTok, PureWow creator Kate Kesselman reviewed two trending hair products that are supposed to generate the same result: Shark FlexStyle Air Styling & Drying System and Conair Ceramic Hot Rollers. The catch? One cost $37, and the other cost $270.

In the episode (see above), Kate explains that while the Shark FlexStyle is expensive, it’s much cheaper than similar products. “[It] basically curls your hair with hot air, and it has a lot of parts to it,” Kate says in the video. “The price for the Shark FlexStyle is really good in comparison to a lot of other gadgets like it. but the Conair Hot Rollers have been coming in hot.” Keep scrolling for details on each product.

1. Conair Ceramic Hot Rollers


  • Easy to put in
  • Not too hot


  • Heavy

2. Shark FlexStyle Air Styling & Drying System


  • Super fast
  • Cheaper than comparable tools


  • Curls aren’t super defined

*Adds to cart*


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Greta Heggeness is a California-based editor at PureWow and has been writing about entertainment since 2015. She covers everything from awards shows to exclusive celebrity...