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Smooth Leggies

Advantages: Smooth legs, beginners attachments
Disadvantages: Painful to start with, pricey

I find shaving my legs one of the most annoying beauty regimes we do. It takes ages, it’s messy and my legs are usually stubbly again within a day or two. Not only this but I also suffer with eczema so shaving really irritates my legs. I’ve tried waxin ...

littlewebby 13.06.2007 · Read full review
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Soft and smooth silk-epil

Advantages: Spotlight for seeing little hairs
Disadvantages: slightly painful

I had the old Braun silk-epil since about 1999 and when it gave up the ghost I started shaving again. After a couple of months I noticed that I was hairier than usual and got really annoyed at having to shave every couple of days so decided to invest in a ...

lenni 10.08.2006 · Read full review
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A prickly subject?

Advantages: Gets rid of hairs for longer,
Disadvantages: loud, have to go over area a few times

I find shaving in the shower hard and as a result don't shave my legs very often which can be a problem if you suddenly decide to wear a dress or want to go swimming (which I did for a few minutes and then got too lazy). After christmas I searched the in ...

SuperFlorence 15.02.2008 · Read full review
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Not an instrument of medieval torture

Advantages: Effective, long-lasting
Disadvantages: can be a long process

I bought the Braun Silk Epil X'elle 5685, as I'd just about had enough of the tedious chore of waxing, and the stubbly effects left by shaving, plus my friend had been raving about epliation ever since she bought hers last year. I'd avoided it previously ...

informed 23.01.2008 · Read full review
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Wow!

Advantages: Quick and easy to use
Disadvantages: Painful to start with

I bought myself one of these epilators after joining my local gym and swimming pool. I was sick to death of shaving and waxing and thought there must be an easier way!! This is definately it!! You get an ice pack which i would recommend using for the fi ...

jellymoo 17.02.2007 · Read full review
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