ghd Paddle Brush DetailsFeaturing a broad flat base, the ghd paddle brush is most commonly used for detangling longer lengths without generating static, creating straight and sleek blowouts and smoothing hair into ponytails and updos. To use. pre-dry hair with the ghd air professional performance hairdryer until it's 80% dry. Brush hair from root to tip using swift strokes while following the direction of your brush with your hairdryer. Ensure your dryer's nozzle is on to concentrate the air flow. Style tip. For straight bangs that sit perfectly, alternate between brushing to the left and right with the paddle brush, while keeping your dryer on a low heat and medium speed setting. Designer About ghd: British-owned ghd (an acronym for good hair day) inspired a cult-like following when it introduced a revolutionary ceramic iron that straightened hair with a glass-like shine. Today, the legendary ghd hair straightener line includes multiple styling tools and brushes, as well as a collection of luxury hair care products.