Finding an amazing hair straightener probably feels virtually impossible — like finding a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow. Not only are most of these heat-styling tools super pricey, but many seem to fizzle out after just a few passes through your hair. Still, the endless ways that you can use a flat iron is what makes it a must-have for pros and at-home stylists alike.
Chi, Babyliss Pro, ghd, Conair, and Remington are the top five brands that dominate searches for hair straighteners on Polyvore. The editors at Yahoo Beauty have also been introduced to two other flat-iron brands that actually work without doing major damage to locks. Keep scrolling to learn more about all seven of these hair straighteners.