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John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron

John Frieda

Sleek Finish Flat Iron

Item #: 2234248

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John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron's extra-long floating plates for better contact, straighter and faster results. Has high heat up to 455 degrees, true ceramic technology and 11 professional digital settings. Heats up in just 15 seconds and features rounded edges and extra long plates for quick easy curls, waves or straight strands. Hair is left sleek, soft and safe from damage.
John Frieda styling tools offer the perfect marriage of cutting-edge technology, sleek, modern design, and safe, long lasting results. Each innovative styler features exclusive ionic frizz-fighting technology and true ceramic heat with LCD temperature control and auto-shut off. Made with scratch resistant ceramic titanium plates and barrels, John Frieda's top of the line tools are the ultimate in professional heat styling.

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John FriedaSleek Finish Flat Iron
 
3.4

(based on 101 reviews)

64%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Heats up fast (79)
  • Smooths frizz (54)
  • Multiple settings (52)
  • Good quality (45)
  • Works great (45)

Cons

  • Snags (16)
  • Not effective (13)
  • Poor quality (11)
  • Time consuming (6)
  • Damages hair (5)

Best Uses

  • Frizzy hair (37)
  • Thick hair (35)
  • Long hair (26)
  • Thin hair (26)
  • Curly hair (25)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (46), Product junkie (20), Survivalist / minimalist (18)

Reviewed by 101 customers

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4.0

I would buy this product again

By Emily

from Missouri

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Creates Shine
  • Good Quality
  • Heats Up Fast
  • Multiple Settings
  • Smooths Frizz
  • Works Great

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Frizzy Hair

    Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

    Great Product

     
    1.0

    Not for me

    By Gadget afficionado

    from Surprise, AZ

    About Me Product Junkie

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Heats Up Fast
    • Multiple Settings

    Cons

    • Poor Quality

    Best Uses

      Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

      The construction of this flat iron is terribly frustrating! There is an on/off selection and a [+] and [-] selection to choose temperature. It isn't like a typical button but a long purple strip that either doesn't respond no matter how much you try to click it or it is ultra sensitive and changes the temperatures on you as you attempt to style your hair. I selected this flat iron because the buttons aren't on the interior of the wand. Apparently, that was a big mistake.

       
      5.0

      Better than CHI

      By Bre

      from Chicago

      About Me Product Junkie

      Pros

      • Creates Shine
      • Heats Up Fast
      • Works Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

          I love this flat iron! I have been using it everyday for 3+ years and it is amazing. It heats up fast and gets the job done. I love that you can control the amount of heat it provides, because though I prefer the highest 455 degree setting, my friend with thinner hair likes the 400 degrees. My hair always looks shiny and fantastic after using it. I own a CHI and I literally never use that anymore.. John Frieda you have surpassed my expectations with this straightener !! A must have!

           
          4.0

          the price is right

          By kittykat

          from Blakeslee PA

          About Me Product Junkie

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Creates Shine
          • Durable
          • Good Quality
          • Heats Up Fast
          • Multiple Settings
          • Smooths Frizz
          • Versatile
          • Works Great

          Cons

          • Snags hair

          Best Uses

          • Thick Hair

          Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

          I gave it as a gift but,however I had to try it. I like that it heats up fast but, it did snag on my hair and I felt that you have to pass through too many times overall, it's not bad for the price

           
          2.0

          do not like!!

          By Justina

          from greensboro nc

          Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

          it was pulling my hair out and didn't close all the way on small part of hair so I ended up looking like an idiot at work and not straightened! going back today to return it! plus I hate where they put the off and on button like really?? I expected more out of this product considering I like the brand.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Great for bang straightening!

          By Andrea

          from Boston, MA

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Quality
          • Heats Up Fast
          • Smooths Frizz
          • Works Great

          Cons

          • Limited Settings

          Best Uses

          • Thin Hair

          Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

          I bought this flat iron to use to straighten my bangs only. I have fine, naturally curly hair and my other flat iron was too large to use on such a small area. The iron heats up fast. The on/off button is on the same panel as the temperature control; making it easy to shut the iron off while in use. I could see where this would be a pain if you were using to straighten your entire head of hair, but quick hand placement adjustments don't make this much of an issue if using for bangs only.

           
          5.0

          Flat iron

          By Kayla

          from Newport News

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

          It works so smooth on my hair I love the body it gives my hair .

           
          5.0

          Love it!

          By AAM0267

          from Waterford, CT

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Creates Shine
          • Durable
          • Good Quality
          • Heats Up Fast
          • Multiple Settings
          • Smooths Frizz
          • Versatile
          • Works Great

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Thick Hair

            Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

            I love this because it works so well with my thick, curly hair! It doesn't create friz or damage and it's super light to hold. My ends were really damaged so straightening it was a disaster until I got this! Now the ends look smooth and healthy straightened.

             
            5.0

            I would buy this

            By Kelly

            from Idaho

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Creates Shine
            • Good Quality
            • Heats Up Fast
            • Multiple Settings
            • Smooths Frizz
            • Versatile

            Cons

            • Turns off to easy

            Best Uses

            • Humid Conditions
            • Straight Hair
            • Thin Hair

            Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

            I live the fact it has different heat settings. The only down fall is that if you push the button why using it, it will turn off or turn the heat up or down

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            1.0

            Snagged Hair & Not User Friendly

            By JMK85

            from Harrisburg, PA

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Heats Up Fast

            Cons

            • Snags hair

            Best Uses

              Comments about John Frieda Sleek Finish Flat Iron:

              The on/off and temperature setting buttons are all the same button on the handle of the straightener, so when you hold it, you push the button, which is annoying. Also, it snagged my hair every time I ran it through. After 1 use, I had to return it. I don't recommend it. I have the John Freida hairdryer though and I love it!

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              3 Questions | 3 Answers
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              • Q:

                What size are the plates?
                Asked on 5/12/2016 by Jen from Amarillo, TX

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  The plates on this John Frieda flat iron are 1".

                  Answered on 5/23/2016 by Brand Expert from Conair
              • Q:

                Does this product have a "swivel-cord" because I find myself using my flatiron to create curls and waves ad I hate when the cord tangles up and becomes hard to use when straightening, so I always buy flatirons with the swivel cord and I wanted to check before I purchased this one.
                Asked on 6/4/2015 by Sheenie from Newtown, VA

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, the Sleek Finish Flat Iron has a professional-length swivel line cord.

                  Answered on 6/5/2015 by Brand Expert from Conair
              • Q:

                I have this flat iron but I'm unsure what temperature I should use. I have pretty fine highlighted blonde hair. I tried using it on the lowest setting, but my hair did not straighten. I'm a little hesitant to go up in temperature. Is there a range I should be in for having fine hair?
                Asked on 3/23/2015 by FineHair from Pennsylvania

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  Yes, see below for the ranges for each hair type:

                  Low 275 degrees F: Delicate, thin, easy-to-style hair
                  Medium 310 degrees F: Average-to-thick or treated hair
                  Medium-High 400 degrees F: Thick or wavy hair
                  High/Max 420/455 degrees F: Hard-to-style hair

                  Answered on 3/26/2015 by Brand Expert from Conair
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