epilator


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epilator

(ˈɛpɪˌleɪtə)
n
(Tools) an electrical appliance consisting of a metal spiral head that rotates at high speed, plucking unwanted hair
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.epilator - a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hairepilator - a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair
cosmetic - a toiletry designed to beautify the body
epilating wax - a mixture of resins and waxes to remove cosmetically undesirable hair; mixture is applied hot to the surface and after cooling is pulled away taking the hairs with it
Translations
epilaattori
epilator
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Over the past two to three years, as new products have emerged that are less painful, epilator sales have begun to grow again, according to Shuldman.
Q I USED an epilator to remove hair on the tops of my legs, but I've now developed in-growing hairs.
It features hypo-allergenic ceramic epilating discs that remove hair with less skin irritation than metal discs found in most conventional epilators and a unique skin cooling massager that attaches to the epilator to help reduce the discomfort of epilating.
Established as a major force in the epilator market, Emjoi is looking to increase its impact in the market for men's shavers.
The increase in net sales reflected the introduction of new products such as the top-of-the-line Activator men's shaver; the youth-oriented CruZer shaver and styler; and strong demand for the SoftPerfection female epilator in Europe, Russia and Turkey.
Braun wet and dry Epilator, EUR87, from Littlewoods
Epilator manufacturers believe their products are due for a major growth surge in 2007, and it's a case of American women latching on to how hair is being removed in the rest of the world.
Philips Norelco is also refocusing on the epilation market with Satinelle Ice, which features a pivoting skin-cooling massager that attaches to the epilator to reduce discomfort.
Braun wet and dry Epilator, pounds 79, from Littlewoods