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4 Best Flat Irons Under $100

Posted by guest on Wed, Jun 20th, 2012

What makes a good flat iron? Easy to use, heat up quickly, silky straight result, less heat damageā€¦and affordable price! We hereby round up 4 best flat irons in the market of 2012; not only are they receiving tons of raved reviews from users, they are all under $100.


best flat irons - solia 1 1/4

4.5/5 stars (5,097 reviews)

$79.99 - $89.99,

No.1  Solia Tourmaline Ceramic Ion Flat Iron (1-1/4")

Why it is great: This solia flat iron stands out for its super smooth ceramic plates with Dynamic Alignment System that ensure perfect contact between your hair and the plates. No pulling, no dragging, and no damage. One pass creates silky straight hair. 1 1/4 inch size and variable temperature control make it versatile and suitable for all hair types.

What users say: "I bought this flat iron back in 2009. 3 years later it is still going strong. I have curly hair and using this tool, I get straight, super sleek and shiny hair. Doesn't burn my hair or pull it. I also use it to curl my hair and I get compliments every day. I Highly recommend this flat iron." – Maggie, posted March 6, 2012
best flat irons- HAI convertable flat iron

4.5/5 stars (986 reviews)


No.2  HAI Convertable Ceramic Flat Iron

Why it is great: This HAI flat iron has been An InStyle magazine best beauty buy for several years and always a favorite among the pros. Specially-coated ceramic heat panels gets hot enough to create smooth, straight hair but not too hot to damage hair. The result is salon perfect and stays long.

What users say: “My clients love the way this flat iron straightens their hair. They think it's me nope it is this flat iron love love love this and so do they. My textures guess just rave over how straight I get their hair (NOPE IT IS THE FLAT IRON) Smile don't pass this one up it is the best investment ever!!!!”– Christina M.,posted April 26, 2012

best flat irons - babyliss nano 1 1/4

4.6/5 stars (718 reviews)


No.3 BaBylissPRO Nano Titanium Straightening Iron, 1 1/4”

Why it is great: Featuring high heat (up to 450F), extra long plates and Nano Titanium (an exceptional heat conductor), Babylisspro straightening iron makes straightening so quickly, easy and without damage. Best for long, thick, coarse hair.

What users say: “My hair is long, thick, and I have struggled most of my adult life with a frizzy "bushy" mess. The smooth coating glides over my hair quickly and painlessly and the long plates allow me to do larger sections at a time so that I can get done quickly. It is compact, lightweight, and very easy to work with…” – Brokensporty, posted on March 14, 2012

best flat irons- ultra CHI

4.3/5 stars (518 reviews)


No.4  Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron

Why it is great: This red hot ultra CHI works as wonderfully as the original CHI but is much lighter and easier to use. It heats up super fast and works smoothly through hair to create sleek, shiny locks; CHI ceramic technology gives hair gorgeous shine. 1” slim design makes it versatile for all hair lengths and easy to take for travel.

What users say: “I got this years ago and it still works great. It smoothes frizz and adds shine, and stays straight. I like the floatation plates so it gets close to hair, and I also like the thermal/travel pouch that came with mine. It also warms up very fast. I spilled hair spray on it a couple times and it didn't break! I just wish there were different temperatures to choose from.” – Happy, posted on February 20, 2012