The iron's unique 5 ultra-high heat temperature settings and Instant Heat technology provide styling versatility for all hair types. If you have fine hair, a low temperature will provide the best results. If you have thick, wavy or hard-tostraighten hair, keep the heat setting on high. You can vary the iron's temperature according to your particular need! STYLING WITH THE NEW PURE CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY EASY-GLIDE PLATES The plates of your new straightening iron have an easy-glide pure ceramic surface, the newest technology. You'll find not only that hair glides easily over the surface of the plates as you're straightening, but it's simpler to clean styling products residue, etc. off after each use. The pure ceramic surface also helps smooth down flyaways and frizzies. It evenly distributes heat so that the style you create has a salon-perfect, silky smooth, shining finish. Hair also slips right through the plates after it's straightened. The new ceramic technology is a pleasure to work with and makes styling your hair easier and the results more professional. USING INSTANT HEAT, THE 5 ULTRAHIGH HEAT TEMPERATURE SETTINGS & UNIFORM HEAT RECOVERY SYSTEM This styling iron features a ceramic heater that maintains temperature during use for precision styling. It heats up to the temperature you've selected for your hair type. This Instant Heat technology has 5 ultrahigh heat temperature settings. There is a temperature range that's gentle and safe for every type of hair, from the finest to the curliest and most resistant and helps you create the look you want. And that's not all. Conair's professional salon standards of engineering provide you with a uniform and improved heat recovery system that maintains the iron at constant temperatures. There is a constant surge of power to ensure that heat is continuously and quickly delivered for optimal styling results, unlike other units, which lose heat during use.