Imagine a world where you don't have to untangle that ridiculously long cord attached to your curling iron or flatiron. A world where hot tools live peacefully in your carryon or even in your purse. A world where you can touch up your look on the go. Or even, dare we say, while camping.
That world does exist. Cordless hair tools are officially here and there's a nice assortment to choose from. These are our top picks.
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Available in black or white, this cordless styler is lightweight yet powerful. It features ceramic-coated plates for easy gliding and delivers 20 minutes' worth of charge at a preset temperature of 365 degrees Fahrenheit. It's travel-friendly and fits easily into handbags for styling throughout the day. Thanks to its USB-C charging cable, you can charge it via your laptop, a charger or even your car.
Lunata specializes in cordless hair tools and the brand has a handsome fleet. This curling iron/wand is one of the only cordless curlers on the market currently. It lasts an impressive 45 minutes on a single charge and the temperature can be adjusted between low, medium, high and max (450 degrees Fahrenheit). The 1.25 inch barrel is titanium and you can remove the clip to transform it into a wand. It relies on USB-C charging technology and takes three hours to fully charge.
Under $90, this cordless tool is one of the most covetable on our list. It's battery-operated and features tourmaline ceramic plates, negative ion technology and heats up to between 340 degrees and 392 degrees Fahrenheit. It's a relatively small tool and holds a charge around 15 to 20 minutes. Making it ideal for touching up styles on the go.
This funny-looking tool has some impressive stats. Not only is it an automatic curler, meaning it grabs your hair, curls it, then releases a perfectly twirled tendril, it holds up to 60 minutes of charge time. Plus, it heats up to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. It has three heat settings, four time settings and even a LCD digital display.