GHR/Stephens Manufacturing (WARNING!)

Note: the business associated with this person, GHR/Stephens Manufacturing, is no longer in business. The information below is an archive.

Though not the biggest electric tweezer scam, this was certainly one of the most brazen and most prolific on the web.

2001 update: In April 2001, GHR “inventor” Judith Stephens became a little less prolific. Her business associate “Katherine Cook” removed several GHR promotional sites residing on and

2002 update: In January 2002, most GHR sites went offline, except promotional material remaining on Kitty’s Consumer Beware.

Contact information

Address: 5915 Peeler Street Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: 214-893-4471 or 800-833-4471
Owner: Judith Stephens
email: (general info), or (sales)

Old information (GHR moved March 2001)

Address: 4300 North Central Expressway, Suite 109, Dallas, TX 75206
Phone: 214-827-4471 or 800-833-4471
Fax: 214-826-8576
Address: 2727 W. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas TX 75235
Phone: 214-350-4471
Phone: 214-826-4471

Available devices

Stephens Manufacturing sells two models of DC electric tweezers:

  • Guaranty Hair Removal System (GHR)
  • GHR Personal
  • Smooth n’ Silkie


I have extensive information on the fraudulent claims and unethical practices of this company:

Clinical studies and reviews disputing GHR claims

The US Food and Drug Administration’s position on GHR

False and misleading promotional claims by GHR

GHR “inventor” Judith Stephens: portrait of a quack