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Veet Infini’Silk review

Silk'n Infinity best home IPl safe for dark & black skin

A quick summary…

by | July 12, 2016

The Veet Infini'Silk is an older model mains-powered at-home IPL device. For more flashes and faster sessions try the Silk'n Infinity and Smoothskin Pure at-home IPL devices.

2.9 / 5

Face & small bits


Safe Fitzpatrick skin tones:

Hair colours it works on:

Veet Infini'Silk review

The Veet Infini’Silk is no longer available.
Try the Silk’n Infinity and Smoothskin Pure instead, or check out my best IPL hair removal guide

Veet Infini’Silk Review Summary

This is a simple, no frills at-home IPL device (manufactured by Silk’n) that’s safe for fair to medium skin tones. It gives plenty flashes but slow sessions, so it’s best for treating smaller body areas only. Try the newer Silk’n Flash & Go Express for faster sessions, and the Silk’n Infinity for faster sessions and dark skin tones.

Veet Infini'Silk review
Lamp lifetime


Plenty of flashes to give 5+ years of monthly use.

Ease of use


A light-weight, mains-powered basic choice with built-in safety features for up to medium skin tones. Faster options are available for larger areas, and it’s a bit bulky so it’s hard to flash your upper lip and other uneven surfaces.

Effort & Results


Do 4 treatments at 2-week intervals (taking 6 weeks), continue if you’re not yet hair-free. Then, do top-ups monthly to stay smooth.


  • Design is comfortable to hold
  • Simple to operate
  • Love the sturdy storage case
  • Multi-plug adaptors make it a convenient travelling buddy
  • FDA cleared and CE certified


  • It’s sometimes difficult to flash on small, curved and uneven areas like knees and shins
  • Takes practise around the upper lip
  • Skin tone sensor doesn’t select your intensity level
  • Sessions are slow so use it on smaller body areas only

The Veet Infini’Silk is no longer available.
Try the Silk’n Infinity and Smoothskin Pure instead, or check out my best IPL hair removal guide

Laura Gladman
I'm a bit obsessed with at-home beauty devices. It's a habit I've had for around 8 years now. I love the science, testing and reviewing them, and sharing my experience and feedback on my site I'm also a crazy dog lady, and I don't care.
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