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The original ghd IV styler

The original ghd IV styler

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THE ORIGINAL STYLER

Description

The one where it all started, the ghd original styler AKA ghd IV styler is favoured for creating sleek and smooth everyday styles with enhanced shine.

This original hair hero uses ceramic heat technology to style at the optimum styling temperature, for perfect results every time. Simple, effective, iconic.

A rounded barrel and floating plates makes this original ghd styler glide easily through hair, creating beautiful styles that will be the envy of your friends. Plus, with automatic sleep mode and universal voltage you'll have peace of mind to create great results at home or abroad.

Suitable for all hair types, the ghd original styler is a brilliant all-rounder, ensuring you have a good hair day, every day.

PRICE INCLUDES

  • The ghd original IV styler
  • Free delivery available

Product Features

  • Original ceramic heat technology
  • Optimum styling temperature of 185°C: any hotter damages the hair, any cooler and the result is compromised.
  • Floating plates: for extra control while styling.
  • Round barrel: for versatile, snag-free styling that's perfect for creating curls.
  • Automatic sleep mode: switches off if not used for 30 minutes.
  • Universal voltage: for outstanding performance wherever you are in the world.
  • Professional length 2.7m cable
  • 30 second heat up time: for quick and easy styling
  • UK three pin plug

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Which GHD ate best for fine hair?

Hi I would like to buy some ghd straightener are to new to me. I have fine highlightef hair and in my 40 I would like to to achieve smooth looking hair and also be able to learn how to do curls and waves Which one of your products would you recommend for me Thanks Cathy
Asked by: Cathy10
The ghd platinum® styler uses safer-for-hair heat that delivers ultimate styling results with healthier*, stronger* and shinier** hair. Containing tri-zone® technology, ghd platinum® works quickly and effectively to straighten, curl and style, without compromising the health of your hair*. reducing hair breakage by over 50%* and increasing shine by 20%**. ghd platinum® is also proven to be kinder to you hair colour.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2018-01-28

Heat temperature

have ghd's altered the heat temperature to lower I'm sure there heated up to 230 degrees,now it says 185 degrees
Asked by: Rackythump
ghd stylers have always been designed to reach our optimum temperature of 185 degrees.They are designed this way to allow for easy styling and curling whilst inflicting minimum damage to the hair. Please see the link below for more information: https://www.ghdhair.com/articles/dispelling-the-heat-styling-myth
Answered by: MIKEM
Date published: 2019-02-27

What warranty has it got ?

Asked by: Shell7787
All our ghd stylers come with our standard 2 years manufacturers warranty.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2017-01-08

What is the model number?

I currently have the GHD 4.2B I want to make sure I order a newer model. I am looking at the original - is this a newer one?
Asked by: lau91
The IV styler is our original product and is perfect for all types. The V gold styler has a much rounded body which has been developed to be more versatile to create different looks.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2017-11-22

Are these ones better for short hair due to the casing of plates being smaller than the new Gold styler?

I am deciding between these and the new Gold styler but i am scared the bulkiness of the Gold styler might affects how close to the root of my hair i am able to straighten out from.
Asked by: NCAS
The original ghd IV styler and the ghd gold styler feaure the same plate size and are designed to be suitable for all hair lengths. However, if you are particularly concerned about styling shorther hair, we would recommend looking at the ghd mini styler: https://www.ghdhair.com/mini/ghd-mini-styler. This our only model to feature narrow plates, allowing you to style short hairstyles quickly and easily.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-09-20

Can you curl with these

Asked by: Primrose
The ghd IV styler is suitable for creating both straight and curly hairstyles. Please visit the ghd YouTube channel to see this product in action. https://www.youtube.com/user/ghd
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-12-17

Does this product have a sleep mode

Asked by: Woodentop
Safety continues to be a priority at ghd. For your safety and peace of mind there is a sleep mode feature on the ghd IV styler. After 30 minutes without being used, the heated plates will switch off. When in sleep mode the light will flash and a warning beep will sound every 20 seconds. Simply switch the styler off then on again to resume styling.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2017-04-09

which pair of sraightners are best for long thick hair

Asked by: hills
The ghd IV styler is suitable for all hair types and lengths. However, for long thick hair we would recommend either the ghd V gold max styler or the ghd platinum styler. The ghd V gold max styler features a wider plate to make easy work out of styling longer hair. https://www.ghdhair.com/gold-series/ghd-gold-max The ghd platinum styler has been developed for thick and harder to style hair. Featuring our exclusive tri-zone technology this allows you to style your hair without compromising the condition. https://www.ghdhair.com/hair-straighteners/ghd-platinum
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2017-12-15

Minimum age to use

Is there a minimum age to use ghd's? I have read they are not to be used by under 16's?
Asked by: Comet
The ghd IV styler is not intended for use by children under the age of 16.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2016-12-11

Is it bivolt? How many watts?

Asked by: Anonymous
The ghd IV styler comes with universal voltage meaning it can be used throughout the world with the appropriate plug adapter.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-10-28

Can this unit be converted for usage in the US without using an adapter? (Changing the plug)

I would like to use this item in the United States without using an adapter. Can it be converted to a two prong plug for usage in the US?
Asked by: MLR1
The original IV styler features universal voltage. This means that, when used with the correct adapter, it will work anywhere in the world. However, the product can be purchased with the US two pin plug when the order is completed via the US specific store: https://www.ghdhair.com/us/ghd-iv-styler-collection/ghd-iv-styler
Answered by: ELIZABETHH
Date published: 2018-11-14

I want to use my ghd IV styler in Ecuador

Do I need to do anything to the styler ie change the voltage? Or do I just plug them in and use them like I would at home?
Asked by: SJ47
All our stylers are universal voltage and can be used anywhere in the world with the correct adaptor.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2017-07-05

maximum temperature

I purchased these 10 years ago, and they were much hotter than the ones I previously ordered, has the max temp changed?
Asked by: TanTan
We can confirm this products heats between 175 degrees to 185 degrees.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2018-01-28

Does it work well on fine hair

Hi, 1. Can this product use for straightening as well as curling? 2. Is it okay for fine hair? 3. Will the temperate cause hair damage? 4. Is this the best choice from the range for my purpose?
Asked by: manisha142
We can confirm that the ghd IV styler can be used for create both curly and straight styles and is suitable for all hair types and lengths. The ghd IV styler is designed to operate between 175 and 185 degrees. We would always recommend that you use a heat protection spray to protect against damage. Please follow the below link to compare the stylers currently available for purchase. http://www.ghdhair.com/ghd-range-hub/hair-straightener-range
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2017-12-24

What's the highest temperature?

Asked by: Nicola94
The ghd IV styler operates at a maximum temperature of 185 degrees.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2017-07-12

I bought the sunset ghd but how do you turn it on

Asked by: Barbispo
The on/off switch is located next to the ceramic plates on the inside of the styler.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2016-12-11

What temperature do these go to

Asked by: Kerrial
We can confirm that the ghd IV styler operates at a temperature between 175 and 185 degrees.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2017-04-30

is there no actual hologram stamped onto IV styler now

Purchased new pair recently and no hologram stamped onto actual product, just a label on the cable with a hologram.model IV Styler@£99.2 previous pairs were stamped on product.
Asked by: lizzy54
The ghd hologram is now situated on the label attached to the cable and also on the box. This is so that it doesn't distract from the striking design of your styler and to protect it from wear and tear.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2018-07-27

will this work in the states pls?

HI, Just wondered if these work in the USA. My older pair of GHDs doesn't work in USA so I bought some platimum which have just blown up so looking for a more reliable pair to last longer.
Asked by: Monkeygirl13
We can confirm that this styler is universal voltage and can be used anywhere around the world with the correct adaptor.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2017-12-21

which ones would be best for shorter hair

Asked by: tar3
The ghd Gold Mini styler is recommended for shorter hair due to it's narrow plate size. Please follow http://www.ghdhair.com/gold-series/ghd-gold-mini to view this styler.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2016-12-18

Can I try it and if not happy, can it be returned?

I have tried so many straighteners and found the most expensive ones are the ones which doesnt work for me. So im a bit careful in buying straighteners as some of the shops do not take it back if its opened and tried out and now i have ended up with 3 straighteners lying in my room new and cannot be returned. So I want to be clear with the return policy as if i buy your product and if doesnt work on my hair, will I be able to return even if its opened snd tried out? Thanks
Asked by: Iffy
We do however offer a 21 days ‘no quibble’ policy on all items purchased from ghdhair.com which enables you to return your product to us for a full refund if you are not completely satisfied with it.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2019-07-08

Do you have any stylers with tourmaline coating?

Asked by: Tatiana1986
We can confirm that we do not have stylers with tourmaline coating, all ghd stylers have ceramic plates.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2017-11-12

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE PLATE ON THE GHD IV STYLER?

Asked by: Jas123
The plate of the ghd IV is 3.7 inches in length.
Answered by: ELIZABETHH
Date published: 2018-01-11

Hi, do any of the GHD stylers come with a variable temperature dial or switch? I find that hotter stylers leave my hair looking and smelling burnt.

This includes when hair dressers in salons have straightened my hair with GHDs. I believe that the GHD IV heats to around 175-185 degrees, but I need a lower heat. Do you have any recommendations please? I always use a regime of heat protecting products too, so this isn't the reason for the burning, I just think that heat that high is too hot for my hair.
Asked by: Ali23
The ghd IV Styler operates between 175-185 degrees. We have found this to be the optimum temperature for hair styling and this has resulted in us not including a feature for temperature adjustment.
Answered by: MATTH
Date published: 2018-12-26

Weight

Hi How much does the GHD IV Styler weigh? Thanks
Asked by: Whitty
The IV styler weighs 0.353kg.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2017-07-12

What does the iv and v stand for in ghd models

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Asked by: Annie2018
The IV and V correspond to the respective model numbers.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-10-09

what temperature do they reach

Asked by: Nikki1
The ghd IV styler operates at a maximum temperature of 185 degrees.
Answered by: DanielM
Date published: 2016-11-20

Are the plates 100% ceramic or are they coated?

Asked by: Yasmine
The plates are made of aluminium which is used because it has powerful heat conducting properties. The aluminium is then coated with a thin layer of an advanced ceramic coating, which helps the plates glide smoothly through the hair and leaves hair looking shiny. The combination of the excellent heat properties of aluminium and the smoothing properties of the thin ceramic coating gives you the great styling results you expect from ghd.
Answered by: REAB
Date published: 2017-12-19

Does the three point plug unscrew to find a two point plug

i want to use ghd in Italy
Asked by: Jaggymae
If this is purchased from the UK website this will come with a 3 pin UK plug but is universal voltage and be used anywhere around the work with the correct adaptor.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2017-10-24

Do they work well with frizzy curly hair?

Asked by: Anonymous
All of our stylers are developed to work on all types.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2018-02-04
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What size are the plates on the Ghd IV styler?(large,medium or small)

Asked by: EllaKate
The ghd IV styler comes equipped with our standard size plates which are 1 inch in width.
Answered by: MATTH
Date published: 2019-02-10

Has the design changed for the IV over the years?

some reviews have mentioned the plates don't meet in the middle on the IV anymore. I bought mine 7 years ago (which went bang today), and the plates meet in the middle for smooth straight hair. Has the design or quality changed in any way since then? Is it the same great quality product which will give the same great results?
Asked by: CurlyC
We can confirm that the ghd IV styler is designed to have a slight gap between the plates to allow for thermal expansion. Once the styler has heated up this gap reduces and does not affect the styling experience.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-07-27

Why is there no sleeve to wrap around the blades for protection, is this something that suddenly becomes an extra!!!

Asked by: Keystone
The plate guard has only been designed for selected stylers this does not included the IV styler.
Answered by: VICKYM
Date published: 2019-01-17

Do they have temperature control

Asked by: Hippy
The ghd IV styler operates between 175 and 185 degrees and does not have a temperature control.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2019-02-01

the plates doesn't stick flat to each other?if thats like should be?

i got a ghd 4 styler today and when i compare to my old one i notice thats the plates doesn't stick to each other .
Asked by: izabela
We can confirm that when ghd stylers are cold you will notice that there is a slight gap between the plates. This is to allow for thermal expansion and a smoother styling experience, the gap should reduce when the styler has heated up.
Answered by: BeckiT
Date published: 2018-11-20
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