Philips Salon Airstylist Ion HP4674/00 1000W Ceramic 4 attachments Airstyler

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User manual
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1 Important
Read this user manual carefully before you use the appliance and keep it
for future reference.
• WARNING: Do not use this appliance near water.
• When the appliance is used in a bathroom, unplug it after use since
the proximity of water presents a risk, even when the appliance is
switched off.
• WARNING: Do not use this appliance near bathtubs,
showers, basins or other vessels containing water.
• Do not insert metal objects into the air grilles to avoid
electric shock.
• Never block the air grilles.
• Before you connect the appliance, ensure that the voltage indicated
on the appliance corresponds to the local power voltage.
• Do not use the appliance for any other purpose than described in
this manual.
• Only use for drying and styling scalp hair. Do not use the appliance
on artificial hair.
• When the appliance is connected to the power, never leave it
• Always unplug the appliance after use.
• Never use any accessories or parts from other manufacturers or that
Philips does not specifically recommend. If you use such accessories
or parts, your guarantee becomes invalid.
• If the appliance overheats, it switches off automatically. Unplug the
appliance and let it cool down for a few minutes. Before you switch
the appliance on again, check the grilles to make sure they are not
blocked by fluff, hair, etc.
• Do not wind the mains cord round the appliance.
• If the mains cord is damaged, you must have it replaced by Philips, a
service centre authorised by Philips or similarly qualified persons in
order to avoid a hazard.
• This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children)
with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of
experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision
or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person
responsible for their safety.
• Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with
the appliance.
• For additional protection, we advise you to install a residual current
device (RCD) in the electrical circuit that supplies the bathroom. This
RCD must have a rated residual operating current not higher than
30mA. Ask your installer for advice.
Electromagnetic fields (EMF)
This appliance complies with all standards regarding electromagnetic
fields (EMF). If handled properly and according to the instructions in this
user manual, the appliance is safe to use based on scientific evidence
available today.
Do not throw away the appliance with the normal household
waste at the end of its life, but hand it in an official collection
point for recycling. By doing this, you help to preserve the
2 Style your hair
Note: Always let the appliance and attachments cool down before you
connect or disconnect the attachments. Let the curls cool down before
you comb, brush or finger-comb the hair into its final style.
Do not use the appliance on completely wet hair. Dry your hair with a
towel first. The appliance is most effective on towel-dry hair.
Select a suitable attachment for the hairstyle you want.
Dry hair
Nozzle ( )
Waves or curls
Retractable bristle brush ( )
Volume or flicks
Volume brush ( )
Shine and texture
Super shine natural bristle brush ( )
Before you style your hair:
1 Snap a suitable attachment onto the styler ( ) with the arrows
aligned ( ).
• If the bristles are retracted inside the retractable bristle brush,
press and turn the bristle retraction knob ( ) to extract the
bristles. To retract the bristles, turn the knob in the opposite
• To disconnect the attachment, press the release button ( ) and
pull it off.
2 Connect the plug to a power supply socket.
3 Comb your hair and divide your hair into small sections.
for gentle and warm airflow for
4 Slide the airflow switch ( ) to
(red) for strong and warmer airflow for fast styling, or
easy styling,
(blue) for cool airflow to fix your style.
• To turn the ion function on or off, adjust the ion slide switch ( )
to or .
»» The function provides additional shine and reduces frizz. It is
particularly suitable for dry and almost-dry hair.
»» If the function is on, the ion indicator ( ) lights up.
Make waves, curls or loose curls:
1 Wind a section of hair round the brush with the bristles extracted.
2 Keep the brush in the position until the hair is dry (max. 15 seconds),
and then retract the bristles to remove the brush from your hair.
3 To style the rest of your hair, repeat steps 1 to 2.
Add volume to loose curls or create flicks:
1 Brush your hair against the direction of hair growth ( ) until the
brush pins touch your scalp, and then remove the brush from your
• To create flicks, brush your hair downwards and turn the brush
inwards ( ) or outwards ( ) at the hair tip. Hold the brush in
that position for 2 to 3 seconds, and then remove it from your hair.
2 To style the rest of your hair, repeat step 1.
Add shine and create texture:
1 Insert the brush pins into your hair.
2 Brush the hair downwards from root to end.
3 To style the rest of your hair, repeat steps 1 to 2.
After use:
1 Switch off the appliance and unplug it.
2 Place it on a heat-resistant surface until it cools down.
3 Remove hairs and dust from the appliance and attachments.
4 Clean the appliance and attachments by damp cloth.
5 Keep the appliance in a safe and dry place, free of dust. You can also
hang it with the hanging loop ( ).
3 Guarantee and service
If you need information e.g. about replacement of an attachment or if
you have a problem, please visit the Philips website at
or contact the Philips Customer Care Centre in your country (you find
its phone number in the worldwide guarantee leaflet). If there is no
Consumer Care Centre in your country, go to your local Philips dealer.
4 Troubleshooting
The appliance The power socket to
does not
which the appliance
work at all.
has been connected
may not live.
Ensure the socket is live.
The appliance may
have overheated and
switched itself off.
Unplug the appliance and
let it cool down for a few
minutes. Before you switch on
the appliance again, check the
grilles to make sure they are
not blocked by fluff, hair, etc.
The appliance may
not be suitable for the
voltage to which it has
been connected.
Make sure that the voltage
indicated on the type plate of
the appliance corresponds to
the local mains voltage.
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