We’ve seen some of the most iconic and beloved actors with
hot roller–adorned tresses on the silver screen. Yes, they’re playing pretend, but we know hot-roller sets are real-life beauty magic. For anyone looking for more bounce in their hair on the daily or for a special occasion, hot rollers are a simple and time-efficient way to get the hair of your dreams.
I mean, who doesn’t want to have their hair doing its thing while you wrap up your
winged liner? You might be thinking hot rollers are a thing of the past with innovators like the Dyson Air Wrap on the scene, but there is always room for more than one beauty tool in your drawer. Keep scrolling for our top hot-roller picks.
With two heat settings and roller sizes with ceramic PTC heater technology and aluminum cores, these crease-free hot rollers help provide lasting volume and beautiful soft waves. And the velvet flocking surface on each roller helps make hair shine while keeping flyaways at bay.
Imagine these hot rollers as a yummy multipack for beautiful, bountiful hair. With 20—six small, six medium, and eight large—velvet-flocked rollers paired with nano titanium ceramic heat that helps speed up styling, this set won’t steer you wrong.
If you’re traveling or need to pack your rollers to take with you on the go, give this tangle-free pack a try.
Only have five minutes to curl your hair? Well, this set of 20 ceramic-coated rollers creates long-lasting curls in just that short amount of time.
Reviewer says these multi-size rollers infused with ionic technology reduce frizz, heat up in minutes—two to be exact—and leave hair shiny and, most importantly, full of their desired curl and waves.
With any heat-styling tool, you have to be careful about overprocessing your hair. If that’s a concern for you, the 12 temperature settings on this set are a major plus. Additionally, the collection of 20 ceramic rollers come in large, medium, and small. You’ll get frizz-free curls with this set.
For flowy, barrelling, more uniform curls, these two-inch rollers accompanied by butterfly clips—that come with a heat-resistant travel bag—are perfection.
Sometimes hot-roller clips are like bobby bins. When you need one, they’re nowhere to be found. Keeping a few metal crease-free clips on hand ensures you’re never without one.
If you prefer claws to hold your rollers, this Amazon find comes highly rated.
If the term “pump it up” were a roller, it’s safe to say these thermal rollers would fit the bill. For anyone looking to lift your roots without teasing, place these curlers where you want them, blow-dry them, and you’re done.
Before blow-drying your hair, apply a small amount of this heat-protecting oil to smooth the hair cuticle for frizz-free curls.
Protecting your hair from heat is the key to keeping it healthy and ensuring those pesky split ends don’t pop up before your next trim. This beloved heat-protectant spray protects from thermal damage and is infused with nourishing argan oil and vitamin B5–rich panthenol.
If you enjoy more lived-in waves and curls, gently run a wide-tooth comb through your hair.
Every good hair day starts with a great blowout. Not only is this dryer’s hum quiet, but it’s also crafted to protect hair from extreme heat damage. It dries hair quickly, increases shine, and reduces frizz and flyaways. Talk about an overachiever.
This tool both creates volume and dries hair—so you’ll be able to style your hair quickly.
We all love a hair spray that holds hair in place while conditioning and bringing the volume.
For hair with less density, volume at the roots is still possible with a volumizing spray and, in this case, one that provides long-lasting hold.
Do you need a leave-in conditioner and a heat protector? I’m not a stylist, but I’d say yes if you want to keep your hair its healthiest. This hairstylist- and celeb-approved leave-in hydrates and protects from heat damage.
Target your oiliest spots with this beautifully designed dry shampoo. Using the fluffy brush, you’ll dab the powder onto your roots just where you need it to absorb oil and build volume with this aerosol-free option.
Reviewers say run, don’t walk, to pick up this hydrating hair cream infused with all the good stuff, like strengthening squalane, chia-seed extract for hold, and moringa-seed oil for softness and shine.
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