The Curve Pro Styling Iron - 1" by FHI Heat is a reliable backup option for those in need of a new straightener. According to Lexis, the plates of this styling iron are infused with smoothing thermaline and magnesium, which effectively lock in moisture, leaving hair healthy and hydrated. The temperature increase feature is a standout, as it heats up from 265 to 450 F in just 10 seconds. The soft exterior material provides a comfortable grip, and the ability to lock and unlock the iron is a convenient feature for storage. Lexis, who has thick hair, was impressed with the fantastic job this straightener did in straightening her hair. Overall, Lexis highly recommends The Curve Pro Styling Iron - 1" by FHI Heat to anyone in need of a reliable and effective straightener.