Braun LS 5560 Silk&Soft Ladyshaver lila UK Review
The Braun LS 5560 is an electric shaver, and a popular choice for many ladies in the UK. Buyers who have bought this one rate it highly. Overall they have given this Braun model a 92% buyer satisfaction rating.
That is pretty impressive, and it caught our attention, and is the main reason we have written this product review.
It has an average price point of just under £44, which is affordable for most people. It is Braun after all, and they make high quality products. There is a price variation with this one from as low as £35 and up to £46.
Always check before buying to see that you are getting the best price at any given time.
How Buyers Rate the Braun LS5560
It is always a good idea when considering buying any electric shaver, to read some reviews. After all, that is probably why you are reading this one.
We also think it is important not just to read our review, but to get some general feedback, from all buyers.
This one has an RRP of £45. For a lady's electric shaver, that is at the higher end of the price point.
However, it is also easy to see that the price point has not put some buyers off. With a 92% buyer satisfaction rating, it is also clear that they really liked the product and were happy to pay the higher price.
Around 9 out of 10 buyers rated this women's shaver as a 5 star product. We did find 3 bad reviews where the customers said that the shaver stopped working after 12 months.
Braun LS 5560 Specification
As a potential buyer, it is always worth your while to check out what you are getting for your money.
On the right you can see an image of this shaver, when out of the box. Click on the image if you would like to see a larger view of this.
It is a cordless floating foil shaver and it does have a trimmer. It can also be used in the shower as it is waterproof.
It is also very easy to use.
This shaver is available in a lilac colour only.
We have included all of the important technical information below.
- It weighs around 422 grams
- It comes with the trimmer, a bikini trimmer attachment and an exfoliation attachment
- It also has a 2-year guarantee
- This shaver is cordless and runs off the rechargeable batteries
- Can be used for either dry shaving or wet shaving
- Uses foils for gentle and protective shaving
- Very easy to handle and fits into the hand comfortably
Braun LS 5560 Silk&Soft Ladyshaver lila
Pros and Cons
Like any lady shaver there are good and bad points. We here at the Shaving Emporium prefer to advise our readers of both sides.
Like many in this Braun range, this one is a small battery style shaver. It has a small head covered by a foil which is what offers the protection to the skin. That is important for shaving under the arms, or around the bikini line.
It has a rounded heads that make it gentler on the skin and prevent redness or irritation, especially around the sensitive areas. A number of buyers said the exfoliation attachment, made the skin really smooth.
Just underneath we have included a pros and cons table, which makes the summary of the good and bad easier to see.
- It is very easy to use and that is ideal if you are in a hurry
- The quality is good
- It is well made, works effectively and very reliable
- Buyers said it was really handy especially when travelling
- Also good for quick touch ups
- Some buyers said it stopped working after 12-18 months
- Some buyers thought it was too expensive
In summary the poor reviews said that this shaver stopped working after a few months. Those that gave it a high rating said that the shaver was great for quick trims, useful when travelling and did a very good job.
You can see an image of the accessories just below.
Our Recommendation on the Braun LS 5560 Silk&Soft Ladyshaver lila
This one is well rated at 92% buyer satisfaction. The reviews have also been very consistent over the months since this one has been launched into the UK market.
If this is not the one for you can check out our top 5 rated electric shavers for ladies by clicking here.
The floating foil head follows the contours of the body, and seems to do a good all body shave. The trimmers and attachments, according to buyers all work well, and offer you some nice options.
You get 40 minutes of running time and it takes about 90 minutes to give this shaver a full charge.
If this is not the electric shave for you, then check out our top 10 list of women's electric shavers by clicking here.
You can also buy replacement foils for this shaver, when the foil starts to wear out. Overall it is well rated and according to buyers does a very good job of shaving.