Sonicare Essence Sonic electric toothbrush

1 mode, 1 brush head HX5581/02

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use my Philips Sonicare toothbrush in the bath/shower?

Yes, it is safe to use your Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush in the shower or bath.


  • If you are using the PowerUp toothbrush with replaceable batteries, the battery cap must be attached in order to use in the shower or bath
  • To optimise the life and performance of your product, ensure your toothbrush and brush head are allowed to air-dry completely between uses
  • Never place your charger where it might risk contact with water! The charger cannot be used in the shower or bath

The information on this page applies to the following models: HX5581/02 , HX1622/02 , HX1630/02 , HX2014/30 , HX1610/02 , HX1620/02 , HX4001/20 , HX4011/10 , HX5551/02 , HX5251/02 , HX2012/30 , HX3110/00 , HX3215/08 . more less

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