How To Pick The Best Hair Diffuser
First, who knew there was so many different diffusers out there. All you want is to dry your curls and have them be frizz free and look amazing. In addition to having the right curly hair products and hair dryer, having the perfect diffuser is must. In a pinch you can use a sock; yes that’s right, the sock on your foot, but lets not make that a habit. There are a few things you want to look out for when choosing the best curly hair diffuser:
- Fingers – The fingers stick down from the base of the diffuser. These are great for lifting your roots to give your curly hair volume.
- Universal – Not all, but most diffusers fit on most blow dryers. Double check before purchasing a diffuser to make sure it will fit on your hair dryer. Most hair dryer diffusers will say universal, so keep a look out for that.
- Mesh Hair Diffuser – Also known as a sock diffuser. These are compact which makes them great for traveling. Mesh diffusers fit on most hair dryers. Just make sure if you are going to go with a sock diffuser, it’s made with high quality mesh. Cheap sock diffusers will cause frizz and can melt.
- It’s easy – Diffuser’s aren’t complicated. It’s all about making sure your diffusing your hair with the right techniques, and using a quality hair diffuser.
The great thing about this diffuser is that it fits on almost every hair dryer. I have used my Solano diffuser for many years and it has always left my curls looking shiny and frizz free.
Babyliss Pro Nano Titanium Universal Finger Diffuser
This diffuser helps to produce natural ions that eliminates frizz and seals the cuticle. The Babyliss diffuser has fingers to help lift hair and give your curls volume. This diffuser fits on most blow dryers. The part where the diffuser attaches to the hair dryer is about 2 ¼ inch.
YS Park Small Diffuser
This is one of the best hair diffusers for curly hair because, it allows hot air out without airflow. This means your curls are being dried by heat only, not by air moving around your curls. This allows for a frizz free curl. The front mesh of the diffuser is infused with titanium to produce negative ions which will give your hair shine and reduce drying time. This fits on most hair dryers and has an adjustable strap to make sure it fits snug. Also, it’s great for traveling!
Your don’t need to go to crazy looking for a hair diffuser. Just remember to check:
- It’s universal
- Has fingers
- High quality mesh
You always want to make sure when using a diffuser to dry your curls, you have your blow dryer on a low to medium speed and medium heat, unless otherwise stated on your diffuser’s directions. Diffusing your hair to quickly, with to high heat will cause your hair to frizz, and it will be hard to come back from. Patience is key when drying curls, but well worth the time. For more tips check out How to Diffuse Curly Hair or feel free to email me.