Epi Smooth Epilator
Epi Smooth Epilator is a handheld, battery powered epilator that is a fraction of the cost of alternatives. This works on all types of hair including dark hair or even like peach fuzz. Said unit is gentle enough that you can use it on all areas including your face and your bikini zone. Their device is incredibly affordable compared to all other epilators on the market. You will never face razor burn or stumble with this particular device.
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- Safe for Sensitive Zones
It is safe to use on your cheeks, chin, and even your upper lip.
- Easy to Use
It is very easy to use, all you have to do is run it over the problem area and watch as the hair goes away.
It precisely removes any unwanted hair directly from the route so that you don't have hair growing back immediately.
- Remove Hair Fast
As a result of how easy this unit is to use, you can very quickly remove those little hairs here and there that pop up in unwanted places. Some people might use shaving or waxing in addition to a unit like this.
Areas like the top of the toe, the face, or even small strips of hair along the bikini zone can easily be removed when you need it. If you have an event to go to and you have to immediately remove hair, you often either tweeze which is very painful or have to shave very quickly which can leave razor burn.
When you are going to a place where you are wearing a bikini or you are showing off your face obviously this will not do. As such having the epilator on hand to very quickly and casually remove hair from unwanted places like the upper lip or the bikini zone means that you can be ready instantly for any situation.
Most epilators are incredibly expensive when compared to things like waxing kids or razors. The cost of this particular unit is less expensive than most racers on the market and because it is battery operated you don't have to worry about replacing it with a new unit. Instead all you have to do is replace the batteries.
- Weak Plastic
The plastic casing on the unit is not the highest quality hence the cheap price. As such if you accidentally drop it, are too rough with it, or it gets tossed around in your purse, it is prone to cracking or breaking. In some cases this doesn't cause consumers any problem with usability but in other cases the components to fall apart and the product cannot be used anymore.
It is very small which is a positive point for many people however the device itself is barely the size of your hand. The actual area that removes the hair when turned on is even smaller and can really only grab one straight row of hair at a time. This means that the amount of time it takes you to complete hair removal on a big area of skin like the legs is incredibly long.
How It Works
This device is an epilator which means it is an electric device that removes your hair by mechanically grabbing multiple hairs at the same time and pulling them out. It works in a similar way to waxing but the differences that unlike waxing it doesn't remove cells from the epithelium of your skin. The battery-operated versions of epilators can be used wet or dry which allows you to use them anywhere.
There is a tweezer type where the head of the epilator has a series of metal plates which are mounted inside of a plastic housing. The end of the plates are exposed and as the head rotates the tips of the plates will move together in the park. This creates the same tweezing affects the tweezers create. When you use it the plates close and grip your hair then as a separate pull the hair out. As such, this allows you to regularly grip, pull, extract, and discard the hair as you move your epilator across whatever area of skin. Some hair might snap off instead of being pulled out because they are above the surface. Should this happens it can look like you have stubble from shaving instead of actually waxing.
How it's Different from Competitors
There are different types of epilators, some of them have a cord and are chargeable and others are battery-operated but rechargeable. Spring types were the first type released in the world and these use a coil spring which squeezes tightly against the other side coils and flexes as it is rotated. Moving the rotating spring across your skin is what causes the hairs to be caught and pulled out. Springs flex regularly so sometimes they do fail.
A new type that uses a rotating disk instead of the spring. Sadly, these are not very successful because they don't work as effectively. The tweezer types are the most common. Wet use types of rechargeable batteries and can be used in the shower or out of the shower. Said wet use types help to reduce the pain and irritation compared to dry used types because you can use things like skin cream or gel. Epi Smooth uses the tweezing action for gentle and precise hair removal.
Epilation can be very painful for some people especially when it is your first time because it does pull hair out at the route. Due to the pain involved during your first time some people preferred to have the area waxed first and then use some sort of appellation to remove any growth thereafter.
Braun offers a wide range of hair removal epilator's both corded and cordless, wet or dry. There are small versions about the size of a deodorant container all of which are highly rated for their usability and effectiveness. They are 3 to 5 times more expensive but the device is fully washable, has a cooling glove in addition to massage rollers. Rollers make it more comfortable, and grips about 40 hairs at a time rather than one or two at a time with results lasting up to four weeks.
This four in one rechargeable electric epilator not only removes the hair but also removes calluses with the pumice feature and removes dead skin. The rechargeable unit comes with the cord if you feel like plugging it in. This allows you to save money on the cost of batteries. It is perfect for all parts of your body beyond uses the same tweezing action as Epi Smooth.
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