Readers' Choice Awards: Hair

From blow dryers to shine serums, these top products work wonders on a wide range of textures and tress trends.

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1 of 5

Karen's Body Beautiful Sleep Strands Edge Control ($16,

"I applied it in the morning, and it held my edges neatly in place without my usual end-of-the-day fuzzies." -Adrienne Reddick, Albany, GA

2 of 5

Motions Oil Sheen & Conditioning Spray ($5, Sally Beauty)

"It moisturizes my hair and leaves it shiny and full of life." -Nike Alli, Edison, NJ

3 of 5

CHI Silk Infusion ($26 for 6 oz, Ulta) 

"A little goes a long way. Plus, it provides shine, isn't greasy and smells good." -Angela Simmons, Upper Marlboro, MD

4 of 5

Rowenta Beauty Versa Style Styling Iron ($160,

"It's versatile enough to create curls, flips and waves. It also glides down the hair, leaving it shiny." -Jessica Lewis, vlogger,

5 of 5

Jose Eber Infared Blow Dryer ($219,

"The ergonomic grip makes it easy to control and consistently stays hot without losing intensity." -Chime Edwards, vlogger,