Highlights

120,000 flashes

300,000 flashes

The 300.000 flashes deliver an equivalent of 15 years of full body treatments.

Intelligent SensoAdapt™ skin tone sensor

Intelligent SensoAdapt™ skin tone sensor

Skin tone varies across different parts of the body. The unique SensoAdapt™ skin tone sensor continuously reads your skin tone – 80x per second – and automatically adapts the light intensity for best efficacy and safety.

Gliding mode

Gliding mode

For a fast and efficient IPL treatment, use gliding mode to trigger more flashes and fewer missed areas.

Fast IPL treatments

Fast IPL treatments

Braun Silk-expert 5 IPL provides fast treatments suitable for large body parts such as legs or arms. A leg or arm can be treated in just 8 minutes, without compromising on effectiveness.

Clinically tested

Clinically tested

Derived from professional light technology, Braun Silk-expert 5 IPL is clinically tested for safe and effective use at home.

Braun Face brush

Braun Face brush

Braun Face lets you enjoy two treatments with one device - simply switch attachments.
Precisely remove facial hair by the root with the facial epilator or cleanse skin pore deep with the facial brush.

Features

Gentle mode

Customize your treatment: Normal, gentle or extra gentle mode.

The normal mode gives you the full power and adaptation to your skin tone at any time. In the gentle mode, the Braun Silk-expert adapts to different skin tones as fast and accurately as in normal mode – just on a lower energy level. In the extra gentle mode, the Braun Silk-expert reduces the energy level to the minimum for maintenance phase, beginners or sensitive areas.

Non stop power

Non stop power

Power source

Main

Colour

White/gold

What's in the box

  • Silk-expert 5 IPL

    Silk-expert 5 IPL

  • Transfomer including power cord and plug

    Transfomer including power cord and plug

  • Silk-expert IPL with Braun Face brush

    Face brush

Ratings and Reviews

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4.65/5 (79)
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94% recommended

Reviews

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21 January, 2017

Braun silk

Does exactly what it's designed for exceptionaly well !

Yes, I recommend this product !

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01 October, 2016

Quick and painfree

Having used the product for 4 consecutive week I can say that the IPL is relatively painfree (much less than epilating, similar to a hot rubber band flick) and has been easy to use. When using on legs I realised it was easier to turn the device sideways so that it could make full contact wit the skin. I have started to see a reduction in the hair regrowth but I think it may take quite a few more sessions to see a dramatic change. The hair growth does however appeared to have slowed down slightly which is a bonus. The face brush is a good addition and is gentle yet works great with various cleansers. I would recommend this product! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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02 October, 2016

Love It, Love It and Love It.

I was ecstatic when i learned I'd be trying this product and i certainly wasn't disappointed. It wasn't heavy so didn't cause my hand/arm to ache. The results after 4 weeks are astounding, I'm no longer looking like a yeti, Thanks Braun for making me so happy x [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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02 October, 2016

Good Results

So far I have used this product for 4 treatments over a 4 week period and I am pleased with the results. First of all it's easy to use (just make sure that you read the instructions first). You have to shave the area of your body that you want to use this product on first and make sure that the area is clean. I tried it on one of my legs and also one of my armpits as I wanted to compare how well this product works to my normal wet shave. I stuck with the gentle setting on this product and there was absolutely zero pain. The only downside is the very bright light that this product emits and trying to see what you are doing without staring directly at the light. Overall there does seem less hair growth after the 4 week period, so I am really excited to see what happens over a longer period. I have tried shaving, waxing and epilating, but this just may be the ultimate in hair removal. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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01 October, 2016

IPL, frees up time

I have been using this for 4 weeks now & it is very easy to use.just place on and press the button. I have felt no pain to speak of, at most a fraction of a second slight discomfort which has gone before you realize. I have had no adverse reactions. It is so quick to use , took me about 5 minute do 1 lower leg, less than 10 minutes with a bit of help for the upper leg. Less than a minute to do under 1 arm. But time saved during the week not having to reshave every couple of days is immeasurable. In the long run this will save you loads of time.my skin feels a lot smoother for longer than if I had shaved. I liked the design fits very easy in your hand. All in all a great product , definitely recommend. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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11 October, 2016

A bit early to see the results...

The product was a little intimating and when using it on the first treatment I was sure that I was using it wrong - it omitted a bright light and gave me a shock but having checked the instructions I saw that it was supposed to do this. I felt that the instructions were a bit limited and would have loved if there was a video instruction instead. The product was easy to use, however it was quite large and heats up quite a lot whilst you are using it - which is slightly uncomfortable. It was easy to go over the areas and to do legs and underarms took around 30-40 minutes. In the first few weeks I didn’t notice anything but I think with continued use it will make a noticeable difference. Overall I thought the product needed more instructions but it was easy to use and if it gets the desired results I definitely think it is worth using. It’s quick (30-40 minutes a week!) and in the long run would save you a lot on your salon bills and razors. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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01 October, 2016

Excellent home hair removal system.

I was a bit nervous about using this at first as was worried it might be painful. The instructions were easy to read and the app downloaded. I decided to do legs, bikini line, under arms and face!! I found it really easy to use and not at all painful with the sensitive setting. I do wonder if I cover all areas particularly on glide mode but as this is a treatment over a period of time I am sure I will cover everywhere. The harder to reach areas are a bit more of a challenge but with each use I seem to get better. I have braved the other settings and they are more pinpricks than pain. It doesn't take long and easily fittings each session in around working and looking after 2 toddlers. I would say there is some signs of it working already at 4 sessions. My under arms and legs have definitely slowed down in growth. I would highly recommend, it may seem costly at first but it could potentially save you money and hassle in the long run. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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02 October, 2016

I can't wait to be completely fuzz free!

I've always wanted to try IPL but I was worried about how it would feel and whether I would actually see any results. I'm so happy I've been able to use the Braun Silk Expert over the past 4 weeks to see how it works for myself! I was pleasantly surprised with how pain free it was to use! To begin with you only need to use it once a week, and the hardest thing was remembering which day to do the treatment! I set a reminder in my phone to make sure I did it on the right day and it didn't take long to do my legs and under my arms. For the first couple of weeks there isn't much noticable difference, but as you go into week 3 and 4 you can really notice that it takes longer for your hair to grow and there are small patches forming where the hair doesn't seem to be coming back. I am so excited to see the continuing results and to be fuzz free! I'll definitely be trying it on other areas of my body too! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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08 October, 2016

Go for it

Very nice and good product use in in my friends home definitely will going to buy it.

Yes, I recommend this product !

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25 September, 2016

Really easy to use

I am on my third treatment and I am already seeing an improvement (I actually started to see an improvement after the second treatment). I have concentrated on my under arms and the hair is taking much longer to grow which means I am shaving much less. I cannot describe how easy it is to use and the pain is really minimal. A must-by from the comfort of your own home. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]

Yes, I recommend this product !

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