Troubleshooting How can I clean my Philips hair styler? Maintaining your Philips hair styler is easy. Follow these simple steps to cleanse and remove residue from your styler. How to clean your Philips hair styler: When you are finished using the hair styler, switch it off and unplug it. Place it on a heat-resistant surface until it cools down. Clean your styler with a damp cloth. Make sure the styler is completely dry before you store or use it again.