The 10 Best Hair Curling Irons Of 2024, Tested And Reviewed

The highest-temp Ion clamp curler produced the longest-lasting curls on coarse, thick hair in our tests. 

Ion Golden Titanium Curling Iron

Though we haven't tested this pick in the Lab, this traditional and popular curling iron's price is unbeatable. 

Conair Double Ceramic Curling Iron

Featuring a 1 ¼" barrel, this compact curling iron offers the same characteristics as the brand's original, but is more portable.

Harry Josh Pro Tools Travel Curling Iron

GH Beauty Director April Franzino solely uses this time-saving, automatic curling iron by hairstylist Sarah Potempa.

Beachwaver PRO Curling Iron

The company claims that this curling iron's barrel is two inches longer than typical, and its clamp runs nearly the full length of the barrel for fast, effortless style.

Bio Ionic Long Barrel Styler Pro Curling Iron

The 1 ¼-inch barrel is ideal for glam waves and curls, with short-haired testers praising its ease of use and little burn risk.

Bio Ionic 3-in-1 Styling Iron

The interchangeable iron offers three barrel sizes (1 inch to 1 ½ inches) and additional barrels, including tapered barrels, for purchase separately.

T3 Twirl Trio Interchangeable Clip Curling Iron Set

First-time users will love this curling iron's ergonomic shape and effortless maneuverability. 

Hot Tools Signature Series Gold Curling Iron/Wand

It scored best for releasing hair from the clamp without snagging or pulling, including a flawless clamp score.

Chi Lava Ceramic Curling Iron

The 225ºF adjustable temperature setting is the lowest in our roundup, yet it still produces long-lasting curls without snagging among the top performers.

REVLON Salon Long Lasting Curls Titanium Curling Iron