The smell of burning when in use can indicate that the treatment area hasn’t been properly prepared for treatment. Skin must be completely hair-free (for best results by shaving, if hair is not completely removed it may damage the front of the device), cleaned and dried. If any visible hair remains above the surface of the skin, it can burn on treatment with your SmoothSkin device. If you are concerned STOP treatment and contact us.
Carefully wipe with a soft, dry cloth and ensure that the glass filter is undamaged after every use. The head of the device (rose gold part) can be removed. Please see your user guide for further guidance.
No, there should not be any glass against the skin. The glass filter is recessed back into the device.
This is perfectly normal, the lamp is quality engineered and has passed the highest standards of quality checks. This does not affect the power output.
First check that the adaptor plug is fully inserted into the handset. Make sure it is fully engaged. If the device is still cutting out, contact us.
This indicates that either your skin is too dark to treat or the sensors have not been placed against your skin properly. Have you made sure to place the head of the device and treatment window in full contact? – i.e. both small windows either side of the large treatment window should be firmly pressed against the skin.
If your skin is too dark then the device will not operate – contact us for assistance.
Don’t panic, Smoothie! This is caused by residual hairs, stubble or debris on the surface of the skin and won’t affect the device’s performance in any way, it’s purely cosmetic.
In the future, you need to make sure you have shaved and cleaned the area you wish to treat immediately prior to treatments. If your device is marked please remove the gold front and clean as per the instructions in the user guide.
If you’re still concerned, please contact us for further advice.
First make sure you’ve:
Have you pressed the STANDBY / READY button? Has the button changed from BLUE to WHITE? If you do not use the device for 3 minutes the button will return to BLUE and be in STANDBY mode which means it will not flash. Press the STANDBY / READY button and make sure it is WHITE before trying to treat. If your device is still not working please contact us for help.