Different Brands of Chi Hair Flat Irons

CHI, which stands for Cationic Hydration Interlink, has taken the hairstyling industry by storm with its flat irons. CHI is distributed by the Farouk Systems Group, a Houston-based company that creates professional, high quality hair care products. The CHI Ceramic Iron is the first ceramic flat iron ever to be made in the United States. Company Founder Farouk Shami said, "People want 'Made in the U.S.A.' on the products they buy. I want Made in the U.S.A."

Original Flat Irons

The best-selling CHI Original Flat Irons are known for their smooth and silky finish. These irons work best for different hair types. They heat in only 6 to 10 seconds. CHI Original Flat Irons should be used by professionals only because the temperature cannot be controlled.

Digital Cermaic Flat Irons

The CHI Ceramic Flat Iron gives you the freedom to control the temperature. This iron allows you to curl, straighten, flip or bend the hair to create some of the newest hairstyles.

Nano Digital Flat Iron

There are two types of CHI Nano flat irons. The Nano Digital Iron saves energy because it only uses 20 to 25 watts of electricity. This flat iron sterilizes and kills bacteria and has a non adjustable temperature. The Nano Digital Iron heats between 302 -356 degrees in only 6-10 seconds. The new Nano Digital Ceramic Flat Iron uses Nano Silver Technology that works to promote a germ-free zone for the health and safety of stylists and clients. This iron is the professional salon model and creates silky and shiny hair. The Nano Digital Ceramic Flat Iron has digital reading for precise temperature control.

Turbo Flat Irons

Turbo Digital Ceramic Flat Irons have an ergonomic design that creates waves and curls. They have a swivel cord and a Fahrenheit and Celsius digital display. The iron heats up to 392 degrees and uses flash quick heating.

Wet to Dry Flat Iron

The Auto-Digital Advanced Technology Wet to Dry Ceramic Flat Iron allows you the versatility to set the temperature and the time. Before using this iron, the hair must be at least 90 percent dry and combed through. If you use thin sections of hair, the heat will be more intense. Heat will be less intense for thicker hair sections.


Every CHI Flat Iron comes with a limited-warranty policy.


Farouk Systems was founded in 1986 by Farouk Shami. He invented the first ammonia-free hair lightener and color system, called SunGlitz. The company pioneered Thermal Tool Technology by creating the CHI iron. Farouk Systems is the first company to combine ceramic, ionic and far infrared into hair styling tools.