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The marketing and visuals definitely got to me, "Powder Rain" they call it, and it seemed incredibly amazing and calming in the ads.
At first it truly was a feat of cool engineering. nozzles are extra tiny and with enough water pressure it becomes a controlled tiny droplet of water. It even sounded different when it hit the shower floor. It is very very soft on your body. Unfortunately that was my issue. I would love this spray pattern for times when I want to feel like wrapping my body head to toe in soft rain clouds, but for daily use, it is simply too soft. It took longer to rub soap out of my body and there just wasn't enough pressure to really get good cleaning done.
I would probably get the wall mounted bigger version of this along with a separate stronger hand held shower head to use daily. Also by the second week, the cool sensation of Powder Rain quickly faded and it just felt like someone spraying you with a spray bottle. It wasn't worth the price tag, but the product itself is very premium and beautifully designed.
After going to the gym or playing tennis I appreciate having a powerful water stream to cleanse myself of sweat quickly. The PowderRain modes work well at promoting relaxation and for making you slow down your showering experience to enjoy it, though they don't provide a strong enough stream to quickly clean you. Thankfully, there's a directed pulse mode in the middle (all of the modes are changed with a button which works well and feels premium) which does a great job of cleaning your body quickly.
This is another premium hansgrohe product that I would recommend thanks to its build quality and features. You'll want to mount it higher than a traditional handheld shower head with a slight angle if you want to take full advantage of the PowderRain modes.