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GhdClassic 1'' Styling Iron

Ghd

Classic 1'' Styling Iron

Item 2239639

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Make every day styling even easier with ghd's award-winning Classic 1" Styler. Operating at the optimum styling temperature with a rounded barrel, it ensures professional styling results for smooth, frizz-free hair - easily.

Key Features & Benefits:
  • Easy styling: floating plates glide through hair easily
  • Professional results: ceramic heat technology operates at 365 degrees F to make your hair as smooth and straight as your stylist does
  • Styling flexibility: round barrel helps create curls and waves
  • Sleep mode
  • Universal voltage
  • 2-year manufacturer's warranty

See how to get ghd's Cool Girl Wave.
Achieve straight, sleek locks: Mist hair with ghd heat protect spray and place a fine section of dry hair between the plates of your ghd Classic Styler. Ensure that the styler is as close to the root as possible before closing the plates. Then gently move toward the tip of the section in one simple gliding motion. Repeat the process with each section of hair, gliding once from roots to ends.

Achieve stunning curls: Mist hair with ghd heat protect spray. Section the hair and lightly mist with a curl hold spray. This will help give hold when creating each curl. Place a fine section of hair between the plates of your ghd Classic Styler vertically 1 inch away from the root. Gently close the styler with minimum tension. Turn the styler clockwise by 90 degrees; continue to turn the styler by another 90 degrees as you glide from root to end. For an intense curl, pull the styler very slowly away from the head in a continuous smooth movement. An s-shaped vertical curl is created. To complete the style, repeat through all sections. Finally, separate and brush out the curls with your fingers.

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GhdClassic 1'' Styling Iron
 
4.6

(based on 441 reviews)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Heats up fast (381)
  • Good quality (357)
  • Works great (310)
  • Smooths frizz (288)
  • Creates shine (277)

Cons

  • Limited settings (131)
  • Not effective (17)
  • Time consuming (17)
  • Damages hair (11)
  • Snags (9)

Best Uses

  • Frizzy hair (249)
  • Thick hair (232)
  • Long hair (218)
  • Curly hair (213)
  • Humid conditions (165)
    • Hair Type:
    • Wavy hair (13), Very curly hair (5), Straight hair (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (180), Product junkie (116), Survivalist / minimalist (88), Professional stylist (12)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5), Yes (5)

Reviewed by 441 customers

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2.0

Under impressed

By Susie Q

from Columbus, OH

About Me Minimalist

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Heats Up Fast

Cons

  • Limited Settings
  • Not Effective

Best Uses

  • Straight Hair
  • Thin Hair

Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

I don't need a straightener to do much..... just straighten my end a couple times a week..... this straightener works fine. It's just not anything impressive.

 
5.0

The Best Iron I have ever used!

By Happy camper

from Santa Rosa, CA

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Quality
  • Heats Up Fast
  • Smooths Frizz

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Frizzy Hair
    • Humid Conditions
    • Thick Hair

    Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

    It heats up fast and works quickly to smooth my hair frizz from the morning fog and humidity. The smoothness lasts all day.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I am buying again after 8 years using my first one

    By Gabby

    from Houston

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Curly Hair
      • Frizzy Hair
      • Humid Conditions
      • Long Hair
      • Thick Hair
      • Travel

      Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

      When I was a freshman in high school, I used my aunt's straightener (she is a hairstylist). My family and I had gone out to California to visit her and more family, but I forgot my straightener, so I used hers. I remember being in shock at how great it worked. When we got back to Houston, my mom bought me that same straightener. I am now 22 years old and have been using it ever since. My straightener isn't working too great anymore, but that's understandable. It's done such a fantastic job for so long. Now that I only shop cruelty free and vegan, I had to make sure it was cruelty free before buying it again. I honestly am not completely sure they are cruelty free, but PETA says so.. Not sure if they're truly a trustworthy site, but I'll trust them on this one, because I LOVE GHD.

       
      5.0

      Best flatiron I've used

      By Bobbi s

      from Evansville

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Frizzy Hair
        • Humid Conditions

        Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

        I love this flatiron. I had been using a comparable brand for years but it started burning and pulling my hair. This Ghd is perfect.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        BUYING AGAIN

        By Best

        from Westchester, NY

        Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

        I had this hair straightener for at least 8 years. It finally just gave up on me. Love that it's easy on and off— works great with my hair (long, semi thick) and has auto-sleep after 1/2 hour. I've been shopping around for others but I'm scared it wont work as good as this one.

        Buying this again

         
        4.0

        A little bulky but works really well

        By erincita79

        from Los Angeles, CA

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Creates Shine
        • Good Quality
        • Heats Up Fast
        • Smooths Frizz

        Cons

        • Bulky
        • Limited Settings

        Best Uses

        • Curly Hair
        • Long Hair
        • Thick Hair

        Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

        I bought this product because GHD is supposed to produce a longer lasting product than others. I usually prefer flatirons that are thinner and have more settings. This one is a little bulky but I am hoping it will last. Also as other reviewers noted, the plug is quite large... hard to plug in other devices to same outlet...

         
        3.0

        Not as good as they used to be!

        By Glossy Gal

        from Tennessee

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Heats Up Fast

        Cons

        • Poor Quality
        • Snags hair

        Best Uses

          Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

          I first purchased this iron in 2008 and it last 7 years. It worked beautifully on my naturally curly, color treated hair. Then, I purchased in 2016, used it once and it quit working. Ulta was amazing at exchanging the item so I tried it again. Not only did it snag my hair, but the iron did not close all the way. I really have to squeeze to get it to close properly. Further, I have do now do 3-4 passes on my hair to get it straight. I prefer GHD as it keeps my hair mostly frizz free, but am thinking about something else since it snags and requires multiple passes. There has definitely been a change since my first purchase in 2008, and it's not for the better. I did contact the manufacturer regarding the iron not closing all the way and snagging hair, but never heard back.

           
          5.0

          Love it

          By Tee

          from Henderson, NV

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Curly Hair
            • Frizzy Hair
            • Travel

            Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

            I just bought the GHD flat iron so it's fairly new to me but so far I love it!!

             
            5.0

            Game changer for my hair!!!

            By Jojo

            from Knoxville

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair
              • Frizzy Hair
              • Humid Conditions
              • Long Hair
              • Straight Hair
              • Thick Hair
              • Thin Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

              I don't know how I've lived without this amazing tool. I don't like spending a lot of time in front of the mirror, but I like to look good. I have naturally straight hair, so I never thought I needed a flat iron until my hairdresser recommended and this is the brand he recommended so that I don't damage my hair by setting heat too high. This iron only has one setting , so it's fool proof.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Has lasted me 10 years and still going strong

              By Jean

              from Alaska

              About Me Professional Stylist

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

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

              Cons

              • Limited Settings

              Best Uses

              • Curly Hair
              • Frizzy Hair
              • Humid Conditions
              • Long Hair
              • Straight Hair
              • Thick Hair
              • Thin Hair
              • Travel

              Comments about Ghd Classic 1'' Styling Iron:

              I've had this for 10 years and still works like day 1 of when I got it. I'll never purchase another one other than this. I think it'll last a few more years too.

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