An Honest Review of the Andis T-Outliner Trimmer

This innovative trimmer is designed for outlining and fading hairstyles and is also perfect for trimming in those hard to get places like around the ears. It can also be used as a standard beard and mustache trimmer and comes in a contour-shaped housing that fits your hand comfortably.

Features and Specifications

Close-Cutting T-Blade

The Andis T-Outliner Trimmer was built with a T-Blade that is designed for those unique hairstyles that involve outlining and fading. It is also perfect for getting to hairs in those hard to reach places like behind the ears and around the jawline. Now you can get that close cut without wasting time or making a mess with a razor and shaving cream.

Magnetic High-Speed Motor

This trimmer is also equipped with a magnetic high-speed motor that runs quietly and does not heat up in your hand.

What Customers Are Saying

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The Andis T-Outliner is an excellent alternative to traditional razors. It trims hair almost as close as razors, such that no one would be able to tell the difference at a glance. If you get razor burn or irritation from razors, then this trimmer is perfect for you.

Although there are mostly positive reviews for this trimmer, there are some complaints regarding the durability of it. Some reviewers claim that the trimmer becomes ineffective after a few shaves and that the machine becomes hot when plugged in.

It is important to note that this trimmer comes with oil that is meant to be applied on the clippers before every use. This oil is very important, as it is what maintains the durability of the trimmer for many comfortable shaves.

Who Should Buy This Product

This trimmer is ideal for men who have sensitive skin and cannot find a suitable combination of traditional shaving products to counter this problem. It is also perfect for those who have unique hairstyles, which require outlining and fading on a regular basis.

Who Shouldn’t Buy This Product

If you do not have a specific requirement for outlining and fading, then this product may not be ideal for your needs.

Commonly Asked Questions

Q. Can this product be used to shave off chest hair?

A. Yes, but we would recommend trimming it down to around a quarter inch with clippers before using this product, as the blades might get caught in your hair if it is too long.

Q. How often do the blades need to be replaced?

A. If you maintain them properly by oiling them before each use, they should be replaced only once or twice a year.

Q. Is the blade of this product sharp?

A. Yes, the blade in this product gives a nice, crisp line-up, for a shave that is almost as close as a safety razor.

Q. Can I replace only one of the blades?

A. No, the top and bottom blades come as a set. They are not available without the other one.

Q. What are the dimensions of this item?

A. The dimensions are 1x4x3 inches, and it weighs 2.1 ounces.

Q. Does this include the plastic guide piece that goes in between the blades?

A. Yes, the trimmer comes with the whole head, including the two blades and the plastic guide piece that goes in between them.


If you are rocking a cool hairstyle that has an outline or a fade, then this product is perfect for you to maintain it in the comfort of your own home with its close-cutting T-blade, and its high-speed magnetic motor. It is also an excellent alternative for the traditional razor and shaving cream setup.

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