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The Best Hair Straighteners for Every Budget

Is that pricey hair straightener really worth it? Will the drugstore one work just as well? How do we know these are the absolute best hair straighteners out there? The editors of LHJ.com worked with their friends at Rank & Style, which pulls tons of data from shops, blogs, and magazines and crunches the numbers with a fancy algorithm to simplify our shopping lives. No matter what your budget is, we've got the top 10 hair straighteners your hard-earned cash can buy.

10. Conair Infiniti Pro Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron, $45

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This affordable straightener heats up within 15 seconds and tames frizzy strands. It's a favorite among reviewers.

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9. Remington Digital Anti-Static Ceramic Hair Straightener, $15

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Anti-static technology and a crazy-good price make this styling tool a reviewer favorite.

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8. CHI Ceramic Hairstyling Iron, $100

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This iron is an investment but its always-even temperature and color-protecting technology makes it a user favorite.

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7. Sedu Revolution Tourmaline Ionic Styling Iron 1, $160

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This styling tool isn't just for straightening. Its revolutionary design lets you create multiple styles without damaging your strands, making it an editor favorite.

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6. Drybar Smooth Operator Flatiron, $125

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This new straightener from the much-buzzed-about hair hotspot Dry Bar boasts a thin design and cheerful color.

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5. BaByliss PRO's Nano Titanium Straightening Iron, $140

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This ultra-thin, ultra-light model is a favorite among users.

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4. HSI Professional Flat Iron, $100

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Users love the ceramic and tourmaline plates on this straightener because they make hair shinier and silkier.

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3. Solia Tourmaline Ceramic Ion Flat Iron, $80

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Reviewers rave that this iron not only perfectly straightens hair, but also creates incredible shine and smoothness.

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2. Sedu Pro Ionic Ceramic Tourmaline Flat Iron, $130

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Loved by the pros and considered one of the best straighteners on the market, this model from Sedu is a great investment.

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1. GHD Classic 1-Inch Styler, $185

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This model is expensive but editors and users alike agree it's worth the price tag. It allows you to create multiple styles and has an automatic shut-off so you don't have to worry that you've left it on when you rush out the door.

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