Philips Norelco BG2038/41 Bodygroom 5100 Review
The Philips Norelco company has been making shaving products since 1939.
In the three quarters of a century since this company’s birth, it has produced countless products and served hundreds of thousands of customers, many of them being repeat customers.
The Philips Norelco BG2038/41 Bodygroom 5100 is one of this company’s latest products designed for all over grooming.
Features of the Bodygroom 5100 include:
- Comes with an extra long back attachment to make reaching those hard to reach areas on the back easy to groom.
- Rounded trimmer combs are designed to glide over the skin without scratching or digging.
- 3 Combs allow you to trim your hair at different lengths.
- Maintenance free self sharpening blades.
- Runs 50 minutes on a 1 hour charge.
- Comes with a 2 year warranty.
- 100% waterproof and great for wet and dry grooming.
Grooms From Head to Toe
The Bodygroom 5100 will trim every unwanted hair on your body from the top of your head to your legs. Users have stated that they use this groomer to trim their head, chest, stomach, back, private areas and legs.
This trimmer is the perfect option for people who want to remove unwanted hair wherever it may be.
This tool comes with 3 combs that will allow you to choose the length you want to trim your hair at. It also comes with an attachable handle that can be used to extend the trimmer when trimming those difficult to reach areas.
Battery and Charge Time
It features a long lasting Lithium Ion battery and completely charges in only one hour. Then, it runs for 50 minutes of trimming. The charging base has an indicator light to let you know when the battery is fully charged.
This trimmer trims extremely short although not as short as a razor would. While most users had little problems with this product pulling hair, few people did experience this problem.
What the Reviews Say
Reviews for the Philips Norelco BG2038/41 Bodygroom 5100 are quite positive with most users finding that this grooming tool did everything it was supposed to do.
Here is a short synopsis of what the customers had to say about it:
Cuts Close: The majority of people think that it cuts extremely close and therefore makes an ideal trimmer for those wishing to sport the bald look. It also gave a nice manscape to those who used it for this specific purpose.
A few users found that there were some cases where the trimmer actually pulled rather cut hair, but this was something that happened to only a few people whilst the majority did not have any such problem.
Nice back Attachment: Several of the reviewers stated that they had purchased this item due to the long back attachment that would allow them to trim their own back hair without help.
Most people felt that both the trimmer and its attachment were perfect for this purpose. A few even used the attachment for shaving their legs as well.
Good Battery Life: A good number of users believes that this grooming product has a good to excellent battery life and they like the fact that it recharges in only about an hour.
While the Bodygroom 5100 is not the trimmer for everyone, it does meet the needs of a majority of people who purchased it. The majority of people also feel that it not only meets their needs but gives them good value for the price.