True to its name, FHI Heat's Platform Styling Iron is a strong foundation for any professional toolkit providing diverse looks and long lasting performance. Known for its signature red ceramic plates and durable design, FHI Heatâ€™s Platform Styling Iron maintains its heat, quality and performance style after style. Ceramic heater offers even heat distribution and high speed heat recovery. Three layers of baked ceramic plates infused with tourmaline. Moisture-locking negative ions seal in vital moisture, repel humidity, reduce frizz and help eliminate static. Beveled plates allow you to create multiple styles from straight smooth styles to glamorous waves and curls. "Awards: 2018 Stylist Choice Awards" NOTE: This is an electronic item that at times can fail. There could be many reasons for this occurrence, one of which could be that the iron was dropped which compromised the integrity of the unit.