We adore our quality salon heat styling tools, but some of the bulkier devices are far from travel friendly. Well, we've got you covered with the best travel-size hot tools that will help you achieve those vacation hairstyles you've been saving in your Instagram Collection Folder.
Whether you're traveling to a humid subtropical climate or a winter snowy destination, hair is most likely the primary part of your beauty routine that needs significant adaptation on the go. Doing your hair while on vacation doesn't have to be complicated, so ahead are hot tools that won't take up too much room in your suitcase - checked bag or carry on - and will assure you experience a vacation entirely filled with quick and effortlessly gorgeous hairstyles.
1. BaBylissPro Mini Straightening Iron
This miniature flatiron features half-inch titanium plates that glide through a wide range of hair types with ease. This dual-voltage device's plates heat up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit and feature a beveled-edge design for versatile styling. It also comes with a heat-resistant carrying pouch to prevent any items in your carry-on from being seared.
2. Drybar Baby Buttercup Mini Blow Dryer
Sometimes, life takes us to a place that doesn't have a Drybar. Thankfully, the blowout pros have an at-home line to help us fake it. The Drybar Baby Buttercup Mini Blow Dryer folds up into its own travel bag and is designed with international voltage compatibility.
3. T3 Afar Travel Hair Dryer
A more expensive blow drying tool than the latter, the T3 Afar Travel Hair Dryer looks like the Rolls Royce of compact hair dryers and this nifty little blow dryer offers more than just bathroom vanity-worthy looks. It's one of the most pro-recommended products on this list for its luxurious design that offers multiple heat and speed settings.
4. Ceremonia Diffuser de Rizos
For the curly girls, Ceremonia Diffuser de Rizos is perfect for you and a perfect size for your suitcase because of its universal fit and collapsible design. Beaty experts say that it's so tiny it even fits comfortably in to-go bags. This collapsible silicone diffuser is also compatible with blow-dryers that reach up to 400°F.
5. Dyson Airwrap
You can maximize your packing space by opting for an all-in-one tool like the Dyson Airwrap. It also includes a carrying case that makes it easy to keep the attachments organized while traveling, and the top even doubles as a nonslip mat for easy counter prepping. The Dyson Airwrap best for road trips, as it's not dual voltage.
6. Mini Collapsible Hair Curler
This mini hair curler is super portable and folds to half the size of a regular curling iron. The dual voltage curler can be used internationally without needing a power adapter. The handle also locks in place, so it won't collapse while you're doing hair.
7. InfinitiPRO By Conair Curl Secret Auto Curler
This auto curler is a true gem for easy packing. Not only is is compact, it effortlessly creates all-day, fuss-free curls at the push of a button. Push START and watch as hair gently wraps around the barrel. In moments, you can release hair from the styler to reveal the perfect curl! Styling is safe with the protective cover that keeps the hot barrel from getting too close to the scalp.