Cover E DIN IEC 60335-2-23 VDE 0700-23:2015-10

E DIN IEC 60335-2-23 VDE 0700-23:2015-10

* German Language Version *

Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety

Part 2-23: Particular requirements for appliances for skin or hair care

(IEC 61/4865/CDV:2015); German version FprEN 60335-2-23:2015
Class/Status: Draft, valid
Released: 2015-10   Published: 2015-09-04
VDE Art. No.: 1701142
End of objection deadline: 2015-11-04


This draft deals with the safety of electric appliances for the care of skin or hair of persons or animals and intended for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V.
Some requirements were only applicable for hair dryers. These requiremnts are now extended to all appliances mentioned in the scope. Hair straighterners are now integrated in the examples of appliances of this standard. The tests in clause 21 mechanical strength and 22 construction were updated.