Summer can really wreak havoc on our hair. Between environmental stresses like UV rays, chlorine, sea salt and color processing, hair can take a major beating and look dry, dull and brittle. And, if you’re like me and prone to extreme frizz during the summer months, having the right hot tools is of the utmost importance for maintaining sleek, smooth locks.

We know that applying extreme heat to hair can also be damaging, but luckily there are some fabulous hot tools out there with special technology that won’t add additional stress and breakage to hair. In fact, some of them actually work to repair damage and prevent further breakage from happening.

Here are some of the best hot tools that will keep your hair looking fresh, healthy and beautiful all summer long!

CHI Curler


CHI ARC Automatic Rotating Curler: Seeing, and feeling, is believing with this new curling iron by CHI. Digital temperature adjustment prevents unnecessary heat damage to the hair, plus the rotating barrel eliminates wrist discomfort making it more comfortable to use. Comfort and smarts come easy with this hot tool!