Tested by the ESSENCE Beauty Squad, these hot new hair tools will help maintain your style easily, quickly and with little trauma to your tresses. So go ahead, blow-dry and straighten to your heart's content.
Rowenta Straight Express Iron
The 3D-Straight technology features 16 integrated teeth that comb through and stretch hair with just one pass. This is a huge time-saver. The nano-titanium and tourmaline-boosted ceramic plates deliver infrared, ionic heat that also protects hair from harm. ($179, ulta.com)