Highlights

Close-Grip Technology

Close-Grip Technology

With 40 tweezers - removes hair as small as a grain of sand (0,5 mm).

High Frequency Massage System

High Frequency Massage System

Stimulates the skin for a more comfortable experience.

Pivoting head

Pivoting head

Gently adapts to the contours of your body for better skin contact.

SoftLift Tips®

SoftLift Tips®

The SoftLift Tips® effectively lift even flat-lying hair and help guide them to the tweezers for removal.

Cooling glove

The cooling glove effectively cools the skin before and soothes it after epilation to further increase your comfort.

Features

Smartlight. See everything.

Smartlight. See everything.

The Smartlight reveals even the finest hair for extra thorough hair removal. Never miss a hair again.

Choose your speed

Choose your speed

2 speed settings for adaption to individual skin type and personal beauty routine.

Fully washable

Fully washable

Easily clean under running water.

Ergonomic angle

Enables convenient use on all body areas.

Features dermatologically recommended

Silk-épil epilators recommended* as the gentle solution to long-lasting hair removal thanks to its unique combination of skin-soothing features.*Dr. med. Petra Staubach, University Skin Clinic, Mainz

Power source

Power source

Corded / Main

12V adapter

Pouch

Cleaning brush

Colour

White/raspberry

Attachments

Sensitive area cap

Sensitive area cap

Perfectly fits to underarms and bikiniareas.

Efficiency cap

Efficiency cap

Ensures maximum skin contact.

What's in the box

  • Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Silk-épil 5 5380

  • Sensitive area cap for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Sensitive area cap

  • Efficiency cap for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Efficiency cap

  • Cooling glove for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Cooling glove

  • Pouch for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Pouch

  • Cleaning brush for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Cleaning brush

  • Charging cable for Braun Silk-épil 5 - 5380 Legs and Body Epilator

    Charging cable

Ratings and Reviews

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Reviews

Your Location:
poole
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27 October, 2014

Braun silk-epil 5 'would it be ouch'

I was offered to try the epilator and when It arrived I must admit I was a bit apprehensive about using it for the first time as I had never epilated before and was under the impression it can be very painful and I hate painThe instructions are clear and very easy to follow the most important instruction to follow us to freeze the cooling pack first don't do what I did and try it for the first time without the cooling pack as it's very uncomfortable withoutOnce I froze the cooling pack and left it on the skin area ready to epilate for the required time it was much less uncomfortable and the more I used it the more I got used to itThe light on it is a great idea as it helps you see what you are doing and makes stray hairs more visableDays after epilating legs still feel soft and hair free several days laterIn my opinion once used to it it's much better then shaving although bit more time consuming in the beginning but once you have done your full legs it's just a case of touching up areas for little stray hairsThe only down side I could find is that if you don't have a uk adaptor you can't use it straight away as it's supplied with a 2 pin so had to go and buy one before I could try it [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Oldham
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27 October, 2014

Miss Natalie Daly

Never used an epilator before Was very apprehensive. On asking friends they had not tried one either but had been told it is very painful which made me even more anxious. .Well tried it and must say. Was not as bad as I thought the cooling gel is amazeballs.My legs are very smooth and have used a few times now; my hairs start to grow back after about 3 weeks but can definitely notice also that my hair is a lot finer. One thing to note though is that since been using this product. I have had a few ingrown hairs so regular exfoliation and moisturising is a must.All round great little gadget. I have recommended the ptouct to my friends and family. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Bexhill
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27 October, 2014

The best epilator for me

I've tried Silk-épil 5 and it has exceeded my expectations.For me the most important thing was for how long I wouldn't need any kind of epilation before my hair starts to re-grow. With this product it was 3 weeks, which is unheard of.This is not the first time I have used the Braun products. In fact I've had several Silk-épil epilators and other Braun gadgets throughout the years. This is the best one so far.For me Braun products are the best products on the market. Because they always deliver. Because they always give you the best value for money.Their design is always ergonomic and pleasing to the eye.I've shared my device with my sister and my best friend. At some point I wasn't sure I was getting it back - it was so popular.I would recommend it to anyone without any hesitation. The best Braun product to date for me! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Gateshead
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27 October, 2014

Silk epil 5 review

I absolutely love this!! I've only used an epilator once before a long time ago and I remember it really hurt! The silk epil 5 was really easy to use. It seemed to glide over my skin and even though the hairs weren't that long it got them all out. It lasted about a week before they started to grow back and even then it was only a few hairs that came back. Will be using this all the time from now on! The only downside was that the power lead that fits into the bottom of the epilator was very loose and actually came out a couple of times whilst I was using it. I don't know it's it's just a one off or if all of them are like this but it didn't put me off using it. It came with a gel pack that you put in the freezer which was great to cool the skin afterwards. Overall a fantastic product and I'll be recommending it to all my friends!! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
houghton -le-spring
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27 October, 2014

could be better.

I have used this a few times now on various parts of my body and found it worked well but was a bit of a struggle on some corners of the body. I was also gutted when it arrived with no UK plug so I had to go out and buy an adapter. I will continue to use it though as I found it better than some other alternatives. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Sandbach
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27 October, 2014

legs have never been smoother!

i've always been very apprehensive of using an epilator, (I'm a bit of a wuss on the pain factor) but i needed a quicker way than the usual shave and wanted it to last a lot longer too so i thought id give this product a go. Its fantastic there are different heads that you can change for different areas and it was very quick easy to set up and use, there are different speed settings so you can change it to suit you.looks great not to heavy to hold.the only thing i would say is make sure you have a two pin adapter for it to work.other than that an absolutely fantastic product highly recommended. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Newcastle upon Tyne
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27 October, 2014

Deffo need to try!!

Well, this is the first time I've ever used an epilator and what can I say it does what it says. It looks very cute in the box and I was excited to use. It's very quick to get some charge however you need a European plug as this doesn't come with a British 3pin plug. I didn't find the instructions very helpful so kind of went with what I thought. I was so excited to use it, I did so with out using the cooling glove,,,,,, ouch!! So I put the gel pack in the freezer and after few hours put it into the glove, and used that first which deffo helped with the pain. At first I flinched as I wasn't sure what to expect but then I got the hang of it and as long as I used the glove I could manage the pain. The epil itself is very light and easy to manoeuvre. After I was finished my legs were all red and blotchy so I wouldn't advise to use it then have your legs straight on show. The next morning my legs were all smooth and no redness in sight. I'm very glad I got the opportunity to try this as I was always to afraid to buy one in the shops incase it hurt to much and it would have been wasted. I can now safe I've been turned, and I'll now use the epil instead of razors.#GotItForFree [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
England
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27 October, 2014

Silk-Epil 5

Exxcellent value for money even though #gotitfree i would definetly recomend purchasing one of these. Used this over a fortnight ago on my legs they are still today silky smooth love it thanks. No more razors for me i will never use another product on my legs again get yourselves the Silk-Epil 5 today trust me you wont be dissapointed. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Glasgow
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27 October, 2014

Amazing piece of work

I used this a few days after receiving really quickly and i was impressed to say the least!! Ive never used one before but this will become my new friend the coing patch is a great idea although i only used after the first go, would definately recommend this for any woman out there if you want silky soft legs!! C'mon girls ditch thise razors this is the way forward!! Thank you for letting me try this i am now converted!!! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Your Location:
Maidstone
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27 October, 2014

Worth the pain!

I was a bit sceptical about trying this product - I have been shaving for years, and although I wanted hair free legs for longer than I get with shaving, Im also not good with pain!The Epil-5 comes with a cooling gel pad which you put in the freezer prior to use, and two different head adapters, including one for the face.I left the cooling pad in the freezer for a few hours before I used it for the first time, holding it against the area I wished to use the Epil-5 on for a minute or so.The head on the Epil-5 spins quite fast and can look a bit daunting, but was a way of pulling the hairs out quickly, therefore making it super speedy.I was really impressed with the number of hairs I could remove with each go, you have to make sure the skin is pulled taut and you hold the Epil-5 firmly on the skin, otherwise the results can be patchy.I haven't tried it on my face or underarms yet, but am happy with the results on both of my legs, and am hoping that over time my hairs will be finer.I would thoroughly recommend this product, the short burst of pain is worth it for the overall result [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]