Don’t know your paddle from your cushion? Follow this guide to finding your style partner.
Brushes and flatirons
The brush Oval cushion Best for Detangling dry hair, teasing and adding shine Not for Wet hair Our favourite Denman D80M Medium Nylon Bristle Grooming Brush R109
The brush Ceramic round Best for Straightening hair – especially fringes and cowlicks Not for Fine or fragile hair Our favourite label.m Jumbo Hot Brush R392 (retailbox.co.za)
The brush Rectangular paddle Best for Detangling wet hair Not for Ever and ever if it has ball tips – they fall off fast. Our favourite Moroccanoil Ceramic Paddle Brush R310
The brush The blow-dryer brush Best for Cutting blow-dry time Not for Sleek styling; the results are voluminous Our favourite Revlon Perfect Heat Perfectionist 2 In 1 Dryer R599 GH