I trust the Philips Lumea. I pulled it apart a few times, charged the battery for a while according to the description here and it worked (for a short period), so then thought to try and charge it the normal way – but nada. I noticed in the comments that there are different type of batteries packs, but with the one with I had the black and white wires were connected in opposite way. 2- The laser is not activated, this model has a protection that when you support it on the skin a light is turned on so you can use it and now it does not work, the machine turns on, but it does not do its function. I’m using original charger 8,5V 1,2A – but true is 14V 1,96A. Be careful not to touch the Capacitor connections on the top where a warning sticker is. THS2 I have fair skin and fairly light brown hair and I’d describe the sensation as a warm zap, but in no way painful or ‘uncomfortable’ as they like to say! If you connect the thin black wire direct to the negative side battery, without the ntc, the charging light wil flash but it is not charging. Claude, Rudy, As a consequence, the amount of hair your body grows gradually decreases. battery will run out during a full body treatment. The flashes keep coming as long as the device doesn’t break. Was pretty tight though, when closing it again. Avoid plucking and waxing after your treatment. UNLIMITED FLASHES. And although fairly large and weighty, the ergonomic gun-shape is easy to manoeuvre, intuitive to position and very comfortable to hold. I quickly press the on button repeatedly and get a flicker against the “1” setting – but that is about all. You can try buying these batteries as well (if its not too costly) http://www.ebay.com/itm/2PCS-Sanyo-Rechargeable-Li-ion-Battery-Cell-UR18650AA-3-6V-3-7-2200mAh/322270518352?_trkparms=aid%3D555018%26algo%3DPL.SIM%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D41375%26meid%3D8ca6a1eed91d413f9aaed9f1ae69b761%26pid%3D100012%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D9%26sd%3D320883669285&_trksid=p2047675.c100012.m1985. Or does anybody know what can I do ? 2. Sat here patiently, much like yourself – waiting for someone to come along with some bright ideas. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/ce3d4708b628ccdda2777ec85880d80bc90acc876e5b599468d0d1ce411c9419.jpg. We advise you to always fully charge the device before you start a treatment or to use it corded. 14. If you can remove the battery pack through the bottom, then yes try it that way first. I assumed dead batteries so i ordered some nitecore NL1832 2300mah 18650 cells. when i plug it in to either of two (tested) chargers, the battery light doesn’t flash (which it should) and the lumea still works (which it shouldn’t when charging)). She didn’t use it for almost two years and it doesn’t charge anymore. I was a little confused with attaching the new battery’s pictures and ended up connecting both side + and – to each other resulting in a burning experience (should have known this though). The integrated UV filter ensures that the light only affects the hair and not the skin. Just confused me when trying to find a fault, and I also bought a 8.5V charger that is now useless to me. The mAH are higher, but that should not be a problem I think. Geen probleem.. wattage van een weerstand is puur om een wat hogere stroom te verwerken.. Hello, I bought Panasonic Ncr18650b, 3.7v-3400ma. thanks for your DIY Manual. If your Philips Lumea Prestige is not fully charged when you start a treatment, the battery will run out during a full body treatment. Thats when i found your article online. Cleary chargers do vary around a number, but is this so far off that it would stop the batteries being charged. The PCM will protect your batteries from overcharging. 12. But when i did, the lumea came back to life and was superfast! 4.Spoiler Alert – it doesn’t actually work by Magic! thank you so for these instructions first of all. Do you have any other links or reccomendations. So I opened it up to see if I could replace the battery pack. Thanks in advance, Clever People. The number of flashes: This is the number of times the device can emit a flash. It protects the batteries from overcharging or over draining. Hi Rudy, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/0c8810d4185e44d5fa62effebe13b4435b7c8a6ab20ba4f73895bfb450730d2e.jpg Sorry but I didn’t see your answer either… I kept the fuse and resistor and everything went OK. It’s working smoothly. Philips Lumea is the newest line of Philips’ IPL hair removal systems and is proving exceptionally popular. In the end i gave up because the battery’s where getting too hot from the soldering attempt, just taped the contact’s to the battery. There is something wrong there but I could not understand so far. Other devices stop working once the flashes ‘run out’ (however, the most recent devices last for 15+ years of monthly full body sessions. I’ve found that mine has a little resistor in it. With the Lumea’s 5 settings, you can adjust the strength to where you feel comfortable. Thank you!!! I seem to have lost mine in the disassembly. Just imagine the FREEDOM from stubble and having to wear jeans on hot days because CBA to shave…. This would be the second time the machine is fixed…I think the first time, the person who helped me simply “jump-started” it, just like your friend, in the other article. mowglik Mon 14-Nov-16 15:00:47. Philips has adapted this technology for safe and effective use in the comfort of your own home. Thanks. Is it a simple resistor 10K Ohm ? I have left it for around 1 hour. Hi Rudy, I have the same problem with my Lumea SC2006/11, can you send me a UK link for the batteries please? is it worth a try doing that way. However, if you feel like you haven't got this much out of the Lumea, please reach out to us. Which is not seen on the pictures. You are a star! I assumes no responsibility for any loss of life, property, equipment, bodily injury, money, time or other incurred directly or indirectly by using information on this website. The battery replace did work! But with the Bare, you get unlimited full body treatments or small area treatments. Did anybody had this issue? By the way, this device only used inside house. Most have a minimum of 100,000 and once the lamp runs out of flashes, a replacement lamp will be needed. Can not say what but all good news for me. Hurrah! The handle and underside are white with a dusky rose-gold top and matching glossy trim. Thanks again for all your help! It could be that you've reached this amount. Hello, **When following the treatment schedule, measured on legs, individual results may vary. Well done. Should we get some replacement battery even so this ones looks good? Although with the more delicate area do not use two light flashes on the same place as this can hurt and you do not need to do this anyway. Just for the first 24 hours after your treatment, again due to the sensitivity of the skin. It’s a quality device, built to last and will keep going for decades of smooth skin. Results. Solder the tabs and connect to PCM wires as described below. These should work: http://amzn.to/2ImysA6. Hi Rudy, thank you so much for these instructions first of all. It’s not a quick fix. You should always always always be using SPF, but especially after you treat an area with IPL, it will sensitive, so take extra precaution with sun protection. And yes it’s possible. Thanks so much for your help, Philips technical service simply doesn’t take care of it. You are over-using your Lumea. Just check your adapter that it is the correct voltage. That was it – the little white internal connector. IPL needs contrast between the pigment in the hair color and the pigment in the skin tone, therefore (as with other IPL-based treatments) Lumea cannot be used to treat white, grey, light blonde or red hair. I was able to fix my wife’s machine, with your battery tutorial. With corded devices, you’ll never have to worry about running out of juice! James. It does seem that it wants to go, but I suspect something internally / electronic. Should I keep it for the new battery pack? It works on naturally dark blonde, brown and black hair and on skin tones from very white to dark brown. Use it at your own risk. Just read Shamus Husheer’s method and I’m a little confused. I have checked the wires and they looks good. Without the batteries? The danger is the laser light produced by the Lumea may enter the eyes and would certainly damage them. You know, the ones after which your skin feels rough and turns red. fully charge the device before you start a treatment or to use it corded. Many thanks. If you’re zapping your skin at home, you want to know you’re doing … What I do find is that I have it plugged into the (apple) computer and often when the computer is warmed up from a sleep the Lumea starts showing its charging light. Although it certainly seems that way. The machine still works however it won’t charge anymore. That could be the only reason why the Lumea is not recognizing the adapter. Philips Lumea only flashes when it is in full contact with the skin. I mean the smal black piece whitch ist glued between the Batteries and is solded on the Black thin wire whitch connect the negative pole of the battery to the PCM. You get a 2-year warranty and Smoothskin say it’ll run for a minimum of 10 years when used as directed. Or would the PCM interfere? Thanks Do you know what it means ? Did anybody had this issue? Then apply some tin to each tap where they make contact. However, when i tried to charge it the green charging light blinked but the batteries wouldnt charge. There are lots of options out there, but there’s something about the Philips Lumea that I hand on heart, just love. After having a small but enough minimum charge, the lumea began to charge whith its own charger, the normal way, and i let it until the green light stop flashing. Lather yourself in suncream after you zap. I did not connect the thin PCM wires. Hello, excuse my English since I use a translator. I am trying to fix my machine and a little nervous☺️. can anyone tell me what kind of PCM is in pack? 7. Hi Rudy, just tried this. What kind of part is this? Are you sure you connected the black and white wires the correct way? https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/08a5335a5f1c0c19f1159ffd178f2b6a527bed59d4814e83b5837a43778eb390.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/69439830c2c2bab0f67e5687ece045bfbc176e043cfff20c7ad2d7f6a77b7e1a.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/aa092986667f24601bf4bb28a73262c37f4e7824ce38c80c85e352cf587ab4d3.jpg. Thank you! The scattered light produced by Lumea is harmless to your eyes. When all the intensity lights of your Lumea is flickering, this means that the device needs to be reset. Adjusts each flash to your skin tone for non-stop no-faff sessions. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/2efb358e05ebad8d620c8ccf50762a54d7757078bc90b679a02dde34ca7a3741.jpg https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/3af17e421f7f11cbefab49e325ccba17b389cc4d381336e5580597f809120136.jpg Hi. Hi Ruud, It looks that they are charging fine. Moreover, it’s provided with a complete safety system to ensure more safety at home. quickly run to thousands of dollars. point out that this Lumea model should be able to produce 80000 flashes or more. Attractive & quality, but a bit dated. Apparently when the battery is not at its maximum load the machine does not turn on the light of shooting but it turns on the fan. The Philips Lumea Advanced wouldn’t look out of place in Captain Kirk’s hand on the set of Star Trek. The flashes last for 15+ years of monthly full body sessions. Many thanks again! I have one comment to your explanation. As of last we need to adjust the taps for the main wires from the Lumea. I disassembled the device, took out the batteries and charged one by one with a 18650 Li-Ion charger, and then put all together. Simply put the spring around this small stick and assemble the device. With corded devices, you’ll never have to worry about running out of juice! The Philips Lumea tackles the problem of unwanted hair in a totally different way by using IPL (Intense Pulsating Light). If so, where is it so that I can replace it? If you PCM wires are connected the wrong way, the batteries won’t charge. Philips Lumea Comfort uses an innovative light-based technology called IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), derived from the technology used in professional beauty salons. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t5rzynqzcMw, Hye my lumea make the same problem if you have any ideas plzz let me know. Uniquely curved, intelligent attachments perfectly fit your curves and adapt the treatment programs for each body area. Hi Rudy, I have the same problem with my Lumea SC2003, can you send me a UK link for the batteries please? To ensure that Philips Lumea hair removal system is suitable for you and safe for you to use, read the user manual carefully before first use. Philips worked closely with leading dermatologists to develop our breakthrough hair removal system. Hi Binu, the PCM wires are really required and you should connect them. Hi Rudy! Although the Philips Lumea can be used without a cord, we wouldn’t recommend it for high-intensity treatments as the time between flashes … We also found our lumea dead after leaving it too long, and found it unresponsive. Others have an unlimited number, so will last a lifetime. Here on Amazon http://amzn.to/2EocHlt or these on Ebay https://tinyurl.com/yahwle6j, HI, here is another link: https://amzn.to/39mrP0L, Hi guys, I too had a defect battery and I bought 2 new once at Ali expres. Not only are these expensive, but it also means visiting the salon or clinic several times. Because I bought the device with a dead battery and never used it, I found it strange that as soon as you turn on the device the fan immediately starts. However when I press the on button it flickers the led from 1 power setting just for a fraction of second. During last year’s Amazon Prime event, which played host to hundreds of amazing discounts, I bit the bullet and invested in a Philips Lumea IPL hair removal system.Discounted from around £400, I bagged the Lumea for £280 (though a year on, this particular model, the SC2004/11, is now available for £212.99).For me, this was a pretty hefty financial commitment. OP’s posts: See next | See all Add message | Report | See all. Thanks, Robert, have not found out what the problem is. The green charging indicator won’t led up. there was a minor spark. Thank to all of yours! But despite that, the materials feel quality, the build is sturdy and the applicator cord is flexible and robust. This makes it more easy to take the device apart. It was in used condition but unfortunately there was no power at all. IPL device with curved attachments for each body area Many thanks for this article. Because you have to be free of a tan, natural or fake, when you use laser hair removal. Not the top and bottom of the same pack. After that I have connected the original charger and it was all good. The easy-to-use Philips Lumea Essential Hair Removal Device is designed to deliver hair removal treatment at home using Intense Pulse Light (IPL) technology. And that’s coming from someone who has never really ‘struggled’ with body hair. Also i always take pictures when i take things apart. Hello, I also destroyed this resistor component which was hardly glued on the battery and connexion very fragile. Under the device (at the charging connector) you can remove the small cover and you will find 2 screws. does anyone know where to find replacement springs for the button? This means that the Lumea only flashes when it is in full contact with your skin. The mains-powered base unit and corded applicator is now a slightly out-dated design. He is using a different type of batteries then original, that’s why he needs another type of charger. Philips have also carried out extensive consumer research with more than 2000 women over 10 years. Thanks! The Philips Lumea Prestige is essentially the Cadillac of the home laser hair removal world. I have read in the comments that a 10k resistor is used by some. I was simply not paying much attention. ICR 18650-26JM Please lets us know how it worked out for you. This means that the Lumea only flashes when it is in full contact with your skin. Philips Lumea uses an innovative light-based technology called IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), derived from the technology used in professional beauty salons. Hair then falls out naturally and regrowth is slowed, and then totally prevented after a few uses. I pulled the unit apart and did the direct battery charge with the resistor put it all back together – and it worked for a while – now it still seems to be not working. The power cable is fixed into the handle for extra durability too. Did you find out what the problem was? Now the device does work with the new battery, and I hope it will for some time. To be honest, who doesn’t want to be hair free? So you never need to worry about running out . Reassemble the cover, starting at 4 and work you way up to number 1. If one of them is not turned on, no green light is illuminated and the IPL is not working. I don’t think the device is damaged. My first response was the two overprotection modules are the problem here. The first problem I had was the non charging problem, that I fixed whith the recharging batery tutorial using the 2 w resistor during 20 minutes. Highly effective and suitable for a range of hair and skin colours, these are systems that will last for five to ten years and use the latest technology. Thanks for the quidance on this problem. I bought the battery and tried to make the switch, but it did not work. At the inside of this button you do see a small plastic stick. Discover the Philips ipl. Thank you! So i tried the slow recharge trick with a resistor, got the nitecores back to 3,4v but still the lumea wouldnt start charging. Very likely that is used as overheating protection of the batteries. It offers the ability to operate as both a cordless or corded device. The safety system prevents flashing when the device is not fully in contact with the skin. That’s way more than you’ll ever need). I changed the batteries as described above but although heaving the batteries fully charged, after few triggers(~8-9) the device just shuts down. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/2efb358e05ebad8d620c8ccf50762a54d7757078bc90b679a02dde34ca7a3741.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/3af17e421f7f11cbefab49e325ccba17b389cc4d381336e5580597f809120136.jpg, https://nl.aliexpress.com/item/1x-18650-3-7V-2-2AH-Li-ion-Rechargeable-Battery-w-tabs-For-Loudspeaker-Flashligt/32611000976.html, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/b07b3267235d9ac419405ec0abfe88b4ba4fccf0451bc81d661e50cc35e715c5.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/f3fbf1c5fd9f08ddd0b21a61ce854f8b395803e65de0d5e74706f646e42fb7bd.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/9b28997af5ad0660b4017c7ffea1641d5f356f78fcd31b77e4038e016a7c96c7.jpg, https://www.analog.com/media/en/technical-documentation/data-sheets/36508284fd.pdf, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LnTxs0o5CJA, https://lazyadmin.nl/diy/fixing-your-lumea-battery-charging-issue-for-less-than-11e1/, https://lazyadmin.nl/diy/replacing-battery-in-a-philips-lumea/#comment-3348059975, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/ec62ed8cf1cc52ad31029a8fb3518ca31afa84df9f9bf68765c650d0cb801e6c.jpg, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/0c8810d4185e44d5fa62effebe13b4435b7c8a6ab20ba4f73895bfb450730d2e.jpg, https://www.google.nl/search?q=how+to+test+adapter+with+multimeter&rlz=1C1GGRV_enNL748NL748&oq=howto+test+adapter&aqs=chrome.2.69i57j0l5.4127j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jso6978eI1c, http://www.ebay.com/itm/2PCS-Sanyo-Rechargeable-Li-ion-Battery-Cell-UR18650AA-3-6V-3-7-2200mAh/322270518352?_trkparms=aid%3D555018%26algo%3DPL.SIM%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D41375%26meid%3D8ca6a1eed91d413f9aaed9f1ae69b761%26pid%3D100012%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D9%26sd%3D320883669285&_trksid=p2047675.c100012.m1985, Structure your Teams Meeting with Decisions, Install Unifi Controller on a Raspberry Pi, 2 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery UR18650W 3.7 1500mAh batteries. I have exactly the same problem. I think when the batteries died they must have caused some damage to the other components as one of them had leaked a fair bit. Evenso i will check again. With 100 flashes/minute a whole body treatment takes just 10 minutes. Shaving is your new favourite hair removal method, anything else pulls hair from the follicle and hinders the IPL process, which you don’t want. I did everything as you described. Philips Lumea uses an innovative light-based technology called IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), derived from the technology used in professional beauty salons. It worked for a while, but now I have 2 new problems: I soldered the 2 batts together (one side only) and installed the new batteries today and it is all working fine . After the first few treatments, the impatient ones amongst us may be disappointed as you may not see much of a difference, but after the three month mark, you will start to notice that a lot of your body hair is not growing back. The PCM or PCB will prevent the batteries from catching on fire, exploding or receiving damage in any other way. Hello Rudy Note: If the device is not fully charged when you start a treatment, the battery will run out during a full body treatment. I am not going to change the batteries because I have had some news from Philips after I gave them my thoughts on their manual. I usually zap before going to bed and use a more natural deodorant the next day (I know, not strictly 24 hours later). The machine still works however it won’t charge anymore. I any case, thank you so much for all your help. I took the machine to the electronics repair shop and they repositioned the white wire….still nothing the guy tested the charger again – it was fine, an even tried a new one from the shop…no luck either. This device combines all great abilities and features together to make it one of the most powerful and effective devices on the market. Hi Rudy, Thanks a lot for sharing. I bought my Lumea years back and had this issue with it before. Can you also post a picture of the adapter that came with your lumea? The resistor reduces current flow or adjust signal level so keep it there and give it a go. After that i kept it lying around again for half a year before i got around to trying again. Many thanks. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/b07b3267235d9ac419405ec0abfe88b4ba4fccf0451bc81d661e50cc35e715c5.jpg, did you ever find out where it came from, i have the same issue trying to find where the spring goes, In case anyone else is having this issue: the little spring is part of the white ‘zap’ button. So these 8.5V written on the original charger are nonsence. Thanks to Rudy and all the shared experience I fixed my wife`s lumea. One single energy setting of 3J/cm2 for … Is does matter how you connect the black and white cable: http://disq.us/p/1m6rxg9, https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/1e76870ccc769f2f01d7a9b3bac34b22fa38236e68c8bf293d13f66b7bd90277.jpg. According to datasheet, IC required 11.5V minimum start-up voltage. stick on a YouTube video and start zapping. Philips Lumea applies gentle pulses of light to the hair root. Thanks for the “How To” I bought a device with the battery already dead and replaced it. This does NOT mean you will be hair free after three months. The connection between the plus and minus is at the other end. *Median hair reduction on legs: 78%, after 12 treatment. The Philips Lumea Prestige is good-looking, sturdy, solid and refined. Mine was damaged and it is not possible to measure resistance. Thanks a lot for your guide!. The Philips Lumea Essential SC1991 is also the smallest in the range, so it takes more passes to remove all of the hair from a specific area. I looked at the printed board and found that the charge was controlled by the LT3650-8.4 I hate spam to, so you can unsubscribe at any time. Might be good to mention this. You are over-using your Lumea. i have the same Issue , charging but wont start , Just singl short blink on level 1 evry time i press the power button . Claude. I actually found someone online to fix it for me because I did not know how to do it at the time. The problem with the Philips Lumea is that you can’t replace the batteries, the product is fully closed and you can’t buy a replacement battery pack. The battery charcher is than in protecting mode and thinks that the battery is overheated. It’s gun-shaped and about the size of a small hair dryer, with a playful, retro feel about it. Having a product to use at home is far more convenient. Thank you! Unlimited IPL flashes so you’ll never run out. Our colleagues can be reach on 1300 363 391 (Australia) or 0800 658 224 (New Zealand) and they would be happy to assist you further. Hi, Thanks again!! Sorry about that. Sorry, but by now I have discarded the pictures. Hi All, Hye change the batterie put The battery light flashes green when connected to the charger. Could I have blown a fuse or something? Please can you share your pictures. The charger that lumea comes with won’t work with these batteries. Hi, I tried the other method but this didn’t work for me, so will now try to replace the batteries. You are over-using your Lumea. Thanks – Binu. 1. These devices have been on the market for a few years now, and by far the leader of the pack is the Philips Lumea, which you may remember from this very vintage video (no, you’re not drunk, I just didn’t know how to stabilise on iMovie back then), I’ve been using for over a year now. Unlimited flashes so you’ll never run out; Noticeable results in as little as 4 weeks; FEATURES: ULTRAFAST. I bought this Lumea Precision Plus 2003/11 from the Shaver Shop in Chatswood NSW Australia. The flashes last for 15+ years of monthly full body sessions. I pulled the unit apart and checked the battery. 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