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Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron

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Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron
 
4.2

(based on 809 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Heats up fast (698)
  • Works great (560)
  • Smooths frizz (521)
  • Good quality (507)
  • Creates shine (442)

Cons

  • Limited settings (317)
  • Damages hair (68)
  • Time consuming (55)
  • Snags (47)
  • Poor quality (44)

Best Uses

  • Frizzy hair (403)
  • Thick hair (374)
  • Long hair (373)
  • Curly hair (340)
  • Humid conditions (269)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (408), Survivalist / minimalist (194), Product junkie (113), Professional stylist (22), Budget shopper (5)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (7)

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5.0

Love this flat iron

By lea265

from Tualatin, OR

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Frizzy Hair
    • Thin Hair
    • Travel

    Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

    I like to use this iron to create lift in my flat hair. Works great.

     
    4.0

    Ultra Chi Red 1 inch is great

    By Sica

    from Dallas, TX

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Heats Up Fast
    • Versatile
    • Works Great

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

        This product is great for women with thick hair. Usually straightening my hair takes forever, now it doesn't take very long at all. I'm a Latina and I think I have my hair on the thicker side of the spectrum when it comes to thickness, however, my hair is extremely fine. I love this.

         
        1.0

        Had to return

        By Jane

        from Turlock, CA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Pros

          Cons

          • Damages Hair
          • Did Not Heat Up Evenly
          • Not Effective
          • Poor Quality
          • Snags hair
          • Would Snag Hair

          Best Uses

            Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

            I had to purchase a new straightener after my old chi finally gave out after 8 years. Decided to try this one, from the first time I used it I did not like it but decided to give some time. Eventually figured out that the reason my hair was not straighting properly was because one plate wasn't heating up and the other plate was overheating. My hair became so damaged after just few uses. Took it back and exchanged it for the original black chi like I previously had.

             
            5.0

            LOVE IT !!

            By Mrs. P

            from Pittsburgh, PA

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Creates Shine
            • Good Quality
            • Heats Up Fast
            • Works Great

            Cons

            • Limited Settings

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Thick Hair
            • Travel

            Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

            After years of struggling with inferior flat irons, I finally decided to take the leap and treat myself to a Chi. I was NOT disappointed. This is a fantastic product and you truly "get what you pay for". Spend the few extra dollars if you can !! I LOVE that it comes with a travel case and that the cord is super long - longer than any cord I've ever seen on a styling product.

             
            5.0

            It's a winner

            By Beachy

            from Alpharetta GA

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • NO AUTO SHUT OFF

            Best Uses

            • Frizzy Hair
            • Humid Conditions
            • Thick Hair
            • Travel

            Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

            Heats up in an instant. Great shine. I love it,!

             
            5.0

            I would recommend this product

            By E on the go

            from Hammond,LA

            About Me Beauty Conscious

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Thick Hair

              Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

              Straighten & style

               
              5.0

              Awesome!!!

              By Ally

              from Las Vegas, NV

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Good Value
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Women

                Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

                Very easy to use!

                • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                • 30 Minutes
                 
                5.0

                Love My Chi!

                By MellieB

                from Gastonia, NC

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Effective
                • Good Value
                • Lightweight
                • Smells Great

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Weekly Use
                  • Women

                  Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

                  I am very happy with my purchase and I love my Chi!

                  • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                  • 1+ Hour
                   
                  4.0

                  WORKED Great

                  By Gabriel Rosen

                  from Michigan, US

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Lightweight
                  • Long Cord
                  • WORKS GREAT

                  Cons

                  • CHEAP

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Frizzy hair
                  • Humid Conditions
                  • Long hair

                  Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

                  This chi works amazing. But, after only 5 months, it stopped heating properly and now shocks me every time I touch it. I'm happy Ulta provides a 1 Uear warranty because I'm going to take it back and get a new one.

                  I Would Buy the Extended Warranty Though.

                  • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                  • 30 Minutes

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  I would purchase product again

                  By Flo

                  from New Lenox, Il

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Women

                    Comments about Ultra CHI Red 1 Inch Ceramic Flat Iron:

                    Good product. Does a good job on hairstyle.

                    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
                    • 30 Minutes

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                    39 Questions | 39 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Is this 100 percent ceramic
                      Asked on 2/23/2015 by Ashley from United States

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        CHI irons have ceramic-coated and ceramic-infused plates made with the optimal amount of ceramic to provide proper heat transfer. An iron with a plate of 100% ceramic would result in a plate that is more likely to chip, crack or break.

                        Answered on 2/24/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      What's the difference between this Chi and the original Chi?
                      Asked on 1/4/2015 by Manny

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        Ultra CHI tools feature the same high quality craftsmanship as original CHI tools; the only difference is that Ultra CHI tools are exclusive to ULTA and come in fun colors and patterns!

                        Answered on 1/12/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Does this product work well for thick, frizzy hair?
                      Asked on 12/31/2014 by hi from canada

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        Yes, Ultra CHI flat irons are designed to create smooth, sleek styles on all hair types and textures.

                        Answered on 1/14/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      How do you know when it is fully heated up? Does it beep?
                      Asked on 12/26/2014 by J from Kansas

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        As the iron heats up, the indicator light flashes. Once fully heated, the light will stop flashing and will remain on until the iron is turned off.

                        Answered on 1/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Would any ultra chi be able to be work in the India ? And is it automatic dual change ?
                      Asked on 12/12/2014 by Shilpa

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This tool is dual voltage and automatic: 120-240V.

                        Answered on 12/15/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      whether it can work on dual voltage i.e. on 110 and 220 volt?
                      whether the temperature is continuously adujustable?
                      Asked on 12/9/2014 by Saroj from Glen Ellyn, Ilinois

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This tool is dual voltage and automatic: 120-240V. The temperature is non-adjustable.

                        Answered on 12/11/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      Does this product have a feature where you are able to adjust the temperature?
                      Asked on 12/4/2014 by Jay from Brentwood, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        Temperature is non-adjustable. It heats to 392 degrees F.

                        Answered on 12/5/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      If this can be used in UK and is dual voltage, is it automatic? No switch or anything?
                      Asked on 12/4/2014 by Jud

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        This tool is dual voltage and automatic: 120-240V.

                        Answered on 12/5/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      is it the same as the Ultra CHI Bubbly Pink Iron?
                      Asked on 11/24/2014 by blonde

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        The only difference is the color! Otherwise, all features are the same.

                        Answered on 11/25/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                    • Q:

                      I see the cord swivels but how long is it?
                      Asked on 11/18/2014 by Ruth

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Reviewer

                        A:

                        The cord is 8' long.

                        Answered on 11/19/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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