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Hair dryer - I need a new one. Help, please.

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LittleFrieda Tue 18-Dec-12 14:15:41

My hair dryer is rubbish (it's about 20 years old), and not nearly powerful enough, it just sort of breathes on my hair. grin I have longish hair and DD has long hair so it gets a lot of use.

Can anyone recommend a hair dryer?

valiumredhead Tue 18-Dec-12 14:40:44

You need a Parlux - fab driers and worth the money.

LittleFrieda Tue 18-Dec-12 14:45:55

Thank you, Valium, I'll google those.

UntamedShrew Tue 18-Dec-12 14:47:46

Agreed. I have the pink one - I love it and I don't even like pink usually!

That and a mason & Pearson hairbrush have really changed how my hair looks & how easy it is to do.

valiumredhead Tue 18-Dec-12 14:48:21

A compact 3500 is the one they use in salons and despite its name is a full size drier, you won't need anything more powerful unless you have hair down to your ankles!

ChablisLover Tue 18-Dec-12 18:49:12

Parlux - I got one on valiums recommendation and love it

Pricey but worth it

LittleFrieda Wed 19-Dec-12 11:04:38

I have a Parlux 3500 on order - thank you all for your help.

This thread must be the first ever Mumsnet consensus.

valiumredhead Wed 19-Dec-12 11:06:48

Oooooo how exciting, what colour did you get?

When you use it keep it moving as it can get very hot as it's so powerful.

I went away at the weekend and borrowed my mil's drier - goodness it seemed to take forever to dry my hair!

Using a Parlux has knocked about 10 -15 mins off my drying time and makes my hair much less frizzy. Love it!

LittleFrieda Wed 19-Dec-12 11:58:51

Valium - I think your mil has the same hair dryer as me. I got the black 3500 one with ceramic ionic, whatever that is. I now need a new hair brush...

valiumredhead Wed 19-Dec-12 12:47:31

Tk Max is the place for good hair brushes for a third of the normal price!

LittleFrieda Wed 19-Dec-12 20:53:44

valium - thanks for all your help on this thread. I'll try TK Maxx for a new hairbrush.

Evizza Thu 20-Dec-12 00:33:31

I have a parlux which I love and was bought 10 years ago. Still works perfectly.

It will be a sad day when it goes to hairdryer heaven.

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