Does your female friend live alone? This is a rice cooker. It is made of stainless steel. This is a rice cooker and it helps in making rice easily and faster. It cooks within a few minutes. One can add the timer and it works automatically. Along with the cooker a big spoon, a big bowl, and a small bowl. One can also wash this in a dishwasher and also by your hands. It has to wash after every use.