Whether you're jetting off with the girls for your bachelorette party or getting ready for your romantic honeymoon vacay, you're going to want your hair to look its best. (Instagram opportunities abound!) But whether it's a smooth blowout for a girls' night out or lush curls for a fancy dinner with your new spouse, your favorite styles might require the help of extra hair tools, from blow dryers to curling irons.
Packing all of those tresses necessities is no easy feat. Hauling suitcases and bags with heavy hair tools is exhausting, and depending on the airline, that extra bulk can end up costing you a fortune.
Luckily, there are plenty of travel-sized hair tools to avoid any coif catastrophes. Here are the top-rated travel flat irons, blow dryers, and more for creating your favorite hairstyles on the go. Bon voyage!
Drybar Baby Buttercup Travel Blow-Dryer
Who knows blowouts better than Drybar? The salon's Baby Buttercup Travel Blow-Dryer is the perfect addition to your suitcase because of its light-weight, folding capabilities. Plus, the dryer features ionic technology which dramatically increases shine and reduces frizz, so you won't need to worry about packing any extra hair products.
SHOP NOW: Ulta, $135
AQUIS Lisse Luxe Hair Towel
Traveling light? With AQUIS's Lisse Luxe Hair Towel, you can cut drying time in half—and save room in your suitcase. The polyester and nylon fabric prevents hair breakage, unlike regular towels.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $30
BaBylissPRO Mini Straightening Iron with Travel Pouch
It's official: This straightener is the cutest hair tool we've ever used. The flat iron measures in at just six inches, but heats up to an impressive 430-degrees fahrenheit. It even comes with a thermal pouch to protect your other luggage if you need to throw it back in your suitcase right after touching up.
SHOP NOW: Ulta, $29.95
AMIKA Mighty Mini Jet Set Kit
The Jet Set Kit from AMIKA is as practical as it is pretty. It includes a travel-ready mini hair dryer, styling tool, and travel bag, providing everything you need to go from curly to straight.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $80
Conair MiniPRO Cordless 3/4-inch Ceramic Curling Iron
One word: Cordless. Conair's MiniPro is powered by a ThermaCELL butane cartridge, so you won't need to worry about a long cord tangling in your bag. The iron's ceramic technology also reduces static and frizz and protects hair from heat damage, so all that's left to pack is a little hairspray.
SHOP NOW: Amazon, $20.02
Tangle Teezer Half Paddle Blow Styling Tool
Looking to copy the look of your last blowout while jetsetting? The Tangle Teaser lets you do just that, sans the salon. Use it on wet hair alongside a blowdryer, and this brush will create voluminous, styled locks.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $32
Conair Infiniti Pro 2-In-1 Styler
What woman doesn't like choices? Conair's 2-in-1 styler gives you just that. This four-star-rated styler can be used as a straightener with its heated plates or as a curler with its outer barrels. Bonus: its ceramic technology helps reduce frizz, so your style will stay sleek and polished even in the hottest of honeymoon destinations.
SHOP NOW: Ulta, $49.99
T3 Whirl Trio Interchangeable Styling Wand
Curly-haired girls, this one's for you. The T3 Whirl Interchangeable Styling Wand comes with three different curling barrels—a 1" straight barrel for uniform spiral curls, a 1.25"- 0.75" tapered barrel for beachy waves and textured curls, and a 1.5 straight barrel for big, glamorous waves. Plus, the styler has a one-hour auto-off feature, just in case you forget to switch it off before running to your next adventure.
SHOP NOW: Ulta, $270
Tangle Teezer Compact Styler
A day of splashing around in the pool is all fun and games until it's time to brush your hair. Luckily, this tiny, palm-sized detangler will get the job done, pain-free. The Tangle Teezer is designed to glide through hair, minimizing breakage and damage while straightening out those swim-induced knots. It's so small and lightweight, you can even stick it in your beach bag for a quick brush between cannon balls.
SHOP NOW: Sephora, $16