Frequently Asked Questions

On what hair length should I use my Philips epilator?

Your Philips epilator will catch hairs as short as 0.5 mm. However, the optimal hair length for epilation is 3–4 mm.


To allow optimal epilation, the hairs should not be too long (no longer than 1.5 cm).

The information on this page applies to the following models: HP2843/00 , HP2843/01 , HP2844/00 , HP2844/01 , HP6400/00 , HP6408/00 , HP6408/02 , HP6408/03 , HP6409/02 , HP6409/03 , HP6420/00 , HP6423/00 , HP6482/00 , HP6491/00 , HP6492/00 , HP6493/00 , HP6509/01 , HP6512/00 , HP6515/00 , HP6540/00 . more less

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