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Best Hair dryers

Consumer Reports Ratings for Best Hair dryers

Best Hair dryers

We tested 5 hair dryers to determine the best-performing models. Our expert lab technicians tested each Hair dryer based on the following criteria:

  • Ease of use
  • Noise
  • Features

Below lists the Hair dryers that rated best in each of the tests our experts looked for. Learn about how these tests were performed and find out which Hair dryer is rated best when you subscribe.

Consumer Reports Ratings for Best Hair dryers

Best Hair dryer for Ease of use

How easy it was to operate the model.


This Hair dryer which tested best for Ease of use has the following features: Separate heat/speed, Diffuser and Concentrator.

Best Hair dryer for Noise

Noise is the users' judgment of the annoyance of a model's sound.


This Hair dryer which tested best for Noise has the following features: Diffuser and Concentrator.

Best Hair dryer for Features

This score reflects the presence or absence of convenience features.


This Hair dryer which tested best for Features has the following features: Separate heat/speed, Diffuser and Concentrator.

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