Shoppers ask 'who needs Dyson?' after finding 'fantastic' Amazon dryer now £35 (2024)

Amazon customers are singing the praises of a hair dryer that's being hailed as a 'good alternative to Dyson' but at a fraction of the cost.

The HappyGoo Professional Ionic Hair Dryer, with its 'robust' 2000W AC motor, promises fast and efficient drying due to its 'powerful' airflow. Usually £69.99, Amazon is now selling the hair dryer for £34.99 - saving you a fantastic £35.

HappyGoo guarantees salon-quality results from the comfort of your own home thanks to the advanced features of this hair dryer. Its constant temperature technology ensures even drying without causing damage, while the built-in ionisation function leaves your hair 'smooth, frizz-free and shiny'.

While Dyson's Supersonic Origin Hair Dryer is priced at £229.99, and Shark's STYLE iQ Ionic Hair Dryer and Styler comes in at £119.99, the HappyGoo Pro Tool is now 61% in Amazon's pre-Prime Day sale, saving you big bucks on the salon quality dryer.

The HappyGoo hair dryer includes versatile styling attachments including two concentrator nozzles and a diffuser to cater to different hair types. Whether you're aiming for sleek straight tresses or voluminous curls, these handy attachments have got you covered.

The hair dryer offers three heat settings - cold, warm and hot - and two fan speeds. A handy cold air button provides a burst of cool air to set your hairstyle in place, reports the Mirror.

What's more, the HappyGoo dryer features a low magnetic wave structure, minimising energy consumption and reducing electromagnetic radiation, so it's an environmentally friendly choice too.

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Over 5,000 Amazon shoppers have reviewed the hair dryer, giving it an average rating of 4.3 out of five.

One customer praised the hair dryer as a "good alternative to Dyson" noting that it's "built well, light, portable and versatile". Another satisfied user shared: "Great little hair dryer. My hair is really frizzy and the attachments work wonders at keeping my hair under control... It dries my hair in under 10 minutes. Really happy with this product and even more happy with the price of it."

This reviewer expressed their delight: "I just love this. Was after an ionic one for a while but top brands are far too costly. I went off all the good reviews for this one and a few months on, I can add to them! Excellent item. Easy to use, lightweight, dries hair very quickly without much noise or blowing hair all over the place. Very impressed. would recommend."

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Another happy customer said: "I am glad I chose this item over similar expensive items. Works well and the Heat settings are ideal for me. The price is also very reasonable. I would definitely recommend this product."

This buyer wrote of the HappyGoo Dryer: "Very powerful and well built. This is an absolutely fantastic hairdryer, it's very well built and extremely powerful. Dyson - who needs one of those when this is probably better quality and build and Just as good in terms of looks."

"Overall you will not be disappointed with this purchase you will genuinely be pleasantly surprised, quit searching hairdryers and just order this one its a great product honestly :) and is a great price so its a win win."

Beauty deal of the week

A powerful anti-wrinkle serum from L'Oreal Paris is now half-price at Boots.

The beauty firm's bestselling 1.5% Pure Hyaluronic Acid Serum (30ml) has earned a stellar reputation from fans who call it a "magic in a bottle" that works from first use". Right now, you can bag it for £15.99 at Boots, down from its original £31.99.

Infused with two types of skincare hero hyaluronic acid - macro and micro - the ultimate anti-wrinkle serum "hydrates" the skin, while "plumping wrinkles from within". One week use is said to leave skin "bouncier, firmer and more toned."

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Said to boast a "non-greasy" and "non-sticky" formula, the Revitalift Serum "quickly sinks into your skin" and "sits well under makeup", according to shoppers. Meanwhile, fine lines and wrinkles are said to be "no longer visible".

Currently averaging an impressive 4.4 rating on Boots alone, shoppers say the L'Oréal Paris serum is a "magic in a bottle", with some saying that it "works from first use".

One glowing review read: "I have been using this amazing stuff now for around 2 weeks & wow what a difference. Skin is super soft, looks more plump & generally a better complexion. Magic in a bottle, love it."

A second Boots shopper wrote: "The holy grail! This is the best hyaluronic acid serum I have ever used. I noticed the difference after the first application. My skin felt soft, supple and hydrated. After using it daily for just over weeks, my fine lines are wrinkles are no longer as visible. Absorbs into the skin quickly, and does not feel greasy at all. I love it!"

The L'Oréal Paris 1.5% Pure Hyaluronic Acid Serum can be purchased at Boots for just £15,99, down from its original £31.99.

One shopper did mention that the hair dryer was slightly noisy, yet they still rated it five stars, saying: "Does the job. A bit loud but very powerful. Would recommend."

Alternatively, the Dyson Supersonic Origin Hair Dryer is priced at £229.99, and the Shark STYLE iQ Ionic Hair Dryer and Styler comes in at £119.99. If you're looking for another budget option, check out the ASOOLL 4 in-1 Hair Dryer Brush, currently on Amazon for £29.90.

The HappyGoo Professional Ionic Hair Dryer is currently available on Amazon for £34.99 for a limited period.

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Does Dyson hairdryer have a lithium battery? ›

1 Lithium Ion batteries required. ‎2 year manufacturer.

Is Dyson hair worth it? ›

Yes, Dyson's Supersonic Hair Dryer Is Actually Worth It.

Which country made Dyson hair dryer? ›

Founded in 1991 by James Dyson in Malmesbury, England, the company designs and manufactures household appliances such as vacuum cleaners, air purifiers, hand dryers, bladeless fans, heaters, hair dryers, and lights.

How many volts is the Dyson hair dryer? ›

The voltage is 110-120V in the US. Your hair dryer has been precisely engineered for fast drying and styling at the voltage of the country in which it was purchased.

What is the big deal about Dyson hair dryer? ›

Dyson claims that the Supersonic hair dryer is actually better for your hair, "engineered to protect hair from extreme heat damage." While heat styling is always damaging to hair to some degree, it's true that our Lab tests found that the Dyson Supersonic operated about 10°F lower than the average hair dryer, so of all ...

Can I leave my Dyson hair dryer plugged in? ›

Unplug portable electronic devices and other small appliances when not in use. Coffeemakers, blow dryers and other devices we use daily still draw current when they're plugged in, even if they're turned off. A faulty device can cause an electrical fire that can be devastating.

How long does a Dyson hair dryer last? ›

They told me that the lifespan of the hairdryers in typically around 5 years, but mine was only 3- but the warranty was expired.

Is it worth buying a refurbished Dyson hair dryer? ›

Buy Refurbished—Considerably Cheaper!

In my opinion, this hair tool is completely worth it. And, you can absolutely buy it brand new, but, if you can find a refurbished one, which is pretty easy, I'd highly suggest that too.

Is the Dyson hair dryer less damaging? ›

If I had to put a number on it, I would say its 35% better than other hair dryers. Every time I blow dry, I save a few minutes but really the value for me is the reduced extreme heat damage over time.

Why is Dyson so expensive? ›

Why are Dyson vacuums so expensive? The short answer is: because you get what you pay for. Dyson make many of the best household appliances around, and their cleaners consistently top our list for the best vacuums on the market.

Can you get fake Dyson hair dryer? ›

Counterfeit Dyson machines are very difficult to spot: They appear nearly exactly the same as the genuine Dyson machine: from the logos on the machines to the packaging they are delivered in. Counterfeit Dyson machines even include copies of Dyson's serial number stickers and Dyson warranty cards.

Is Dyson worth buying? ›

They are one of the most expensive brands of vacuum cleaners, but they offer some of the best quality and performance available. Overall, Dyson vacuums are a great investment for anyone who wants a powerful and versatile vacuum cleaner that will last for years!

How is Dyson dryer different? ›

The Dyson Supersonic™ hair dryer uses intelligent heat control to maintain Dyson's optimum temperature, helping to prevent extreme heat damage. Less damaged hair reflects light in a single direction, making the hair appear shiny.

How hot does Dyson dryer get? ›

The Dyson Supersonic™ hair dryer is intelligent. It has a clever microprocessor which regulates temperature to help prevent extreme heat damage to protect natural shine. The maximum operating temperature in normal working conditions is up to 105°C/221°F.

Can I use a Dyson hair dryer in the USA? ›

You can use a power converter or voltage transformer to step down the voltage from 220 volts to 120 volts, allowing you to use the Dyson hair dryer safely overseas. Just make sure that the power converter you use is compatible with the wattage and voltage requirements of the hair dryer to avoid damaging it.

Can I take my Dyson hairdryer on a plane? ›

Carry-On: Hair dryers are acceptable in the cabin. Checked Bags: You can also pack them in checked luggage.

Does a Dyson have a lithium battery? ›

Our specially-tuned batteries are engineered from lithium-ion, a powerful and lightweight material – designed with high safety, power and energy in mind.

Does a hair dryer have a lithium battery? ›

USB Cordless Hair Dryer

A compact and portable hair dryer featuring a 2600mAh lithium battery for efficient drying. Its ergonomic design makes it ideal to use for a longer duration.

Can you pack a hair dryer in checked luggage? ›

However, while standard hair dryers are allowed on flights, note that if your hair dryer is cordless, it must go in your carry-on due to the hazard of the batteries. If you're travelling with your hair dryer in your check-in luggage, just make sure you pack it well with lots of padding to protect it.


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