From simply looking at the design, you might expect the Philips Norelco range to be best for face shaving. And while it’s true you would not want to initially shave your head with one, they will do a decent job keeping your head shaved after the initial cut.
Because of that, the Philips Norelco Shaver 4500 remains a popular choice for those wanting a best head shaver to keep their scalp super smooth – and irritation free.
Customers like the ease of use, while there is undoubtedly a lot of trust with the Philips Norelco brand, backed by a bullet-proof two-year warranty.
One user said his face was as “smooth as a baby’s butt” after using this product, so there’s every reason to believe your scalp will be as smooth to the touch!
The sales blurb boasts of dual precision heads designed with slots and holes to shave both long and short hair comfortably. And it’s so-called Aquatec Technology means you can shave wet with either foam or gel if you wish to have more protection from irritation.
It is recommended that best results you should replace the shaving head every year with a SH50/52 replacement head.
As you would expect, there is an integrated pop-up trimmer for your sideburns and moustache.
The shaver operates on rechargeable battery, and cannot be used while plugged into the mains.
So in summary, while this is a great dual-purpose option – for your face and your head – it will not be as good as scalp-specific shavers like the Pitbull Gold Shaver.
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