12 Best Hair Straighteners That Won’t Fry Your Ends

Upgrade to one of these damage-minimizing straighteners, instead.

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Heat stylers—especially flat irons—get a bad rap for singeing hair beyond repair, but surprisingly, that doesn’t have to be the case. Below, the best hair straighteners and flat irons that heat up quickly, never snag, and, most important, won’t damage your precious hair (at least, not more than sandwiching your hair between two hot plates usually damages it).