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44 Iron Guard

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Chi44 Iron Guard
 
4.3

(based on 106 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (82)
  • Smells great (57)
  • Protects against heat damage (56)
  • Softens hair (27)
  • Controls frizz (24)

Cons

  • Sticky (8)
  • Doesn't work (3)
  • Dries-out hair (3)
  • Heavy (3)
  • Heavy / bulky (3)

Best Uses

  • Frizzy hair (27)
  • Damaged hair (26)
  • Normal hair (26)
  • Dry hair (25)
  • Daily use (22)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (26), Straight hair (10), Very curly hair (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (49), Survivalist / minimalist (24), Product junkie (23)

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1.0

Worst hair product

By Br33zy

from Overland Park, KS

About Me Product Junkie

Pros

    Cons

    • Doesn't Work
    • Sticky
    • Strong Odor

    Best Uses

      Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

      Did not like this product at all...left my hair feeling sticky, and my hair clumped together after straightening with a CHI flat iron.

      • Hair Type:
      • Wavy Hair
       
      1.0

      RETURNED

      By BOWTORC

      from FLORIDA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

            PURCHASED TO REPLACE A REDKEN ITEM THAT WAS DISCONTINUED. PER ADVICE OF A SALON PROFESSIONAL, THIS WAS TO DO THE JOB. WAS DEEPLY DISAPPOINTED, NOT ONLY IN THIS PRODUCT, BUT IN REDKEN ALSO.

            • Hair Type:
            • Straight Hair
             
            5.0

            Love love love it

            By Shay

            from Missouri

            About Me Product Junkie

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Controls Frizz
            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy
            • Smells Great
            • Strong Hold

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Thicker Hair

              Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

              I love this stuff!

              • Hair Type:
              • Wavy Hair
               
              1.0

              EW

              By Becca

              from PA

              About Me Product Junkie

              Pros

              • Controls Frizz
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight
              • Non-Greasy
              • Smells Great
              • Strong Hold

              Cons

              • Dries-Out Hair
              • Its Kinda Hair Sprayish
              • Sticky

              Best Uses

                Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                Sapped the softness right out of my hair and left it stiff and sticky.

                • Hair Type:
                • Straight Hair

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                Let Down...

                By Thrash-ley

                from Fresno CA

                Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                I was recommended this product by an employee at Ulta. Product smells great, but leaves my hair super crunchy after I run a piece of hair with my flat iron. Very disappointed. Luckily, I only bought the travel size and spent only 4 bucks.

                 
                2.0

                Maybe...TOO Much Protection?

                By JBee

                from Corpus Christi

                About Me Product Junkie

                Pros

                • Smells Great

                Cons

                • Heavy
                • Sticky

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                  I use this very sparingly, and only when I'm going to curl my hair. It says it offers great protection from heat, which...is true but at the same time creates tons of BUILD UP that I cannot stand. I pin curl my hair. So I rely on residual heat from each curl to make my styles last. With this spray, my hair is not even allowed to get warm enough for a curl to hold. Yes, that means it won't burn, but it also will not curl. I will not be using this anymore.

                  • Hair Type:
                  • Straight Hair
                   
                  5.0

                  EXCELLENT

                  By ElizabethHQ

                  from San Diego

                  About Me Product Junkie

                  Pros

                  • Controls Frizz
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight
                  • Non-Greasy

                  Cons

                  • Smells Like A Man Perfume

                  Best Uses

                  • Curly Hair
                  • Straight Hair

                  Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                  Excellent work perfectly and I dont know any better

                   
                  5.0

                  good stuff

                  By b

                  from michigan

                  About Me Beauty Conscious

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Hairstyle Lasts 2-3 Days
                  • Tames Friz

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Great Style

                    Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                    With the right flatiron, straightens hair and eliminates friz for 2-3 days

                    • Hair Type:
                    • Wavy Hair

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Yuck

                    By Lady Di

                    from Redondo Beach

                    About Me Beauty Conscious

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Doesn't Work

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                        This product was recommended by staff to give body while curling hair with curling iron... Not
                        It only left my hair feeling dirty

                        This product is not for body that's for sure

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Straight Hair
                         
                        5.0

                        Iron guard by Chi makes hair silky

                        By marysue

                        from Alabama

                        About Me Beauty Conscious

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Controls Frizz
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Keeps From Frying My Hair
                        • Lightweight
                        • Non-Greasy
                        • Only Product I Use Wiron
                        • Smells Great

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                        • Color treated hair
                        • Curly Hair
                        • Daily Use
                        • Highlighted Hair
                        • Straight Hair
                        • Thicker Hair
                        • Travel

                        Comments about Chi 44 Iron Guard:

                        I use hair clips to separate sections of my hair. Then,make sure ur hair is dry, spray chi on section, brush, flat or curling iron (run from top of head to ends of hair). brush out when hair cools

                        • Hair Type:
                        • Wavy Hair

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                        • Q:

                          After you spray it on dry hair before straightening, so you let the product dry on hair, or do you immediately use flat iron on the damp section of hair?
                          Asked on 10/15/2014 by WD

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            Allow 44 Iron Guard to dry prior to heat styling.

                            Answered on 10/16/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                        • Q:

                          I don't blow dry my hair I wash it then let it air dry over night, my question is should I spray this product on my hair while it's wet and let it air dry or should I spray it on my hair once it's dry right before I am about to flat iron it?
                          Asked on 10/8/2014 by Melissa from Cambridge, MD

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            CHI 44 Iron Guard should be applied to dry hair prior to heat styling.

                            Answered on 10/10/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                        • Q:

                          I have curly hair and to get my hair the straightness I prefer, I blow dry my hair with an attachable comb to get it somewhat straight then straighten it with a flat iron. Should I spray it before blow drying and later when straightening each section? The reviews say don't spray too much or it will make your hair greasy, but I also don't want to not spray enough and get split ends.
                          Asked on 8/16/2014 by Mixedchick

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            We recommend that you use this product after blow drying your hair. This product can be used before and after blow drying, but given your hair type, you should do it after blow drying. You should also stay away from spraying directly on the hair section at close proximity. This can cause the hair to become too wet, which could cause damage when passing a flat iron over wet hair. You should lightly mist over sections of hair, holding the bottle away at a distance, and then flat iron. Hope this helps!

                            Answered on 8/19/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                        • Q:

                          Can I use this on towel dried hair before I blow dry?
                          Asked on 8/6/2014 by JEDsLove68 from Palmdale Ca

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            Yes, CHI 44 Iron Guard can be applied to damp/towel-dried or dry hair prior to heat styling.

                            Answered on 8/7/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                        • Q:

                          Are CHI products gluten free?
                          Asked on 8/2/2014 by Elise from US

                          1 answer

                          • Staff Reviewer

                            A:

                            Yes, CHI products are gluten-free.

                            Answered on 8/4/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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