HI i recently purchased the instyler max, as i was letting it heat up to full capacity i had it sitting on the so called heat pad and lucky i was sitting right next to it because i could smell this burning smell and it had started to scorch the surface it was sitting on , it could have been a house burnt down if i had left it unattended, i truly believe it should be a thicker more heat absorbing material that the flimsy little piece of cloth they provide for the price. i do like the product but the safety issue is something i think should be addressed by the company.
Reviewer is in unhappy mood. This person is quite happy with how it softens my hair and took frizz out and stated that there is a room for improvement of heating pad not sufficent. Please immediately contact the author of this review to discuss instyler max rotating iron and associated monetary loss in the amount of $129. Instyler needs to offer any options to resolve the issue according to poster's claims.