Chances are you have naturally curly or wavy hair if you clicked on this. But if you're new to diffusers, allow us to give you the 411: a diffuser is an attachment made for your hair dryer that gently dries curls and waves without disrupting their definition and texture. Use them with a little OUAI Curl Jelly or Rose Hair & Body Oil, and you'll never poof up again. To help you find the right curly hair diffuser for your needs, we're rounding up the seven best diffusers on the market. 

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DevaCurl DevaFuser Universal Diffuser, $50

DevaCurl products are a curly girl cult favorite and their diffuser is no different. The attachment provides 360-degree airflow to speed up dry time so maintaining the definition and hydration of your curls is a cinch.


InfinitiPro by Conair 1875 Watt Hair Dryer

InfinitiPro by Conair 1875 Watt Hair Dryer, $40

Easy on your bank account and tough on frizz, Conair's hair dryer and diffuser attachment includes an ionic generator that helps reduce frizz up to 75%. 


Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer

Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer, $72

If a Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer is in your budget then the diffuser attachment is a must for curly hair types. Its long prongs are perfect for reaching deep into those hard-to-reach parts of your hair to evenly diffuse curls and waves.


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Harry Josh Pro Tools Ultra Light Pro Dryer Diffuser, $30 

Harry Josh, celebrity hairstylist to Gisele and all your favorite supermodels, created a line of hot tools and with it a pro dryer that you can attach this diffuser to. Curly girls whose arms get sore from holding their dryer will especially love the Harry Josh diffuser as it's lightweight. 


T3 Soft Curl Diffuser

T3 Soft Curl Diffuser, $30  

T3's Soft Curl Diffuser is only compatible with T3 Cura or Cura LUXE dryers which is your excuse to get a new hair dryer. The diffuser comes in black or white and features vented finger extensions that distribute heat gently to curls so as to not disrupt their pattern or cause damage.


YS Park Large Mesh Ion Diffuser

YS Park Large Mesh Ion Diffuser, $26

What sold us about YS Park's diffuser cover is that it can be used on any hair dryer—a serious bonus. Plus it comes in two sizes.  

Revlon Perfect Heat Volumizing Turbo Hair Dryer 1875W

Revlon Perfect Heat Volumizing Turbo Hair Dryer 1875W, $12

Twelve bucks for a salon-quality hair dryer and a diffuser attachment sounds too good to be true but Revlon made that combo a reality. The dryer itself comes with three heat and two speed settings for a super personalized curl drying experience. 

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