No, the appliance does not run from the mains.
This appliance is designed to be used either dry or with foam or gel in the shower. For safety reasons, this appliance does not work when it is connected to a power outletbecause electricity and water are a hazardous combination.The only thing the appliance does when it is connected to a power outlet is charge the integrated battery. It charges through an adapter that converts the voltage from the outlet to a safe low voltage.Nevertheless, we urge you to keep the appliance and the adapter away from water during charging. The adapter is not waterproof.