The brainchild of entrepreneur and hairdresser Farouk Shami, CHI stemmed from its founder's mission to improve the beauty industry through the finest technology. And not just any technology. Central to all that the brand does is the belief that education, innovation and the environment must play absolutely integral roles. Only this way will hair lovers the world over be provided with the formulas and equipment that their locks deserve.
Mr Shami is himself the owner of 27 patents, including the world's first registered ammonia-free hair color. On top of this, he was also the pioneer responsible for first using silk proteins in a Biosilk therapy line. And, as if that weren't enough, he employed NASA technology to create better, more efficacious products and safer work environments for his employees.
Explore this range of stylers, shampoos and conditioners to discover for yourself the brand's impeccably high standards. Alternatively, check out the Ceramic Hairstyling Iron, a world first that's been constantly refined and improved ever since its invention.
Why We Like CHI
"All that you need to achieve a salon-worthy 'do from the comfort of your own home is right here. CHI serves up everything from shampoo and conditioner to masque treatments, styling sprays, putty and gel, so that you switch up your hairstyle, whenever it suits you best! "
Written by Carly Cochrane, Beauty Editor
Where can you buy CHI products in the US?
A range of CHI products are available to buy online from US stores, such as eCosmetics, JC Penney and Walgreens.
Frequently Asked Questions about CHI
Are they an animal-friendly/cruelty free cosmetic brand?
CHI are a cruelty-free brand. They never test their products or ingredients on animals.
Can I buy alcohol-free products from them?
Some of their products do contain alcohol. Avoid these by using our filters and checking product ingredients.
Do they avoid the use of parabens in their ingredients?
Where do they produce these products?
CHI products are manufactured in Houston, the USA.