Lagostina Axia Ceramic non-stick cookware is a great value. This environmentally sound cookware has a ceramic non-stick cooking surface that is ideal for any type of egg dish, vegetables, seafood, chicken or any low fat cooking. Axia cookware has 3 layers of metal for even and fast heating. The exterior layer is brushed stainless steel which fully enrobes a middle layer of fast-heating aluminum. The interior cooking surface is 18/10 surgical stainless steel so even when you cook with acids, such as tomatoes or lemons, there will be no metallic flavors transferred to your food. Axis is induction compatible and has a lifetime warranty with normal use and proper care.