Yes, it does look a bit abrasive, but I can honestly say u don't feel it at all - kind of like rubbing your finger across your neck. If you can get away with it, try to come a notch or two up from the closest setting possible. Eczema, Razor Burn, and More. Before you even touch the skin with the razor, make sure the blade is sharp! Now willing to try something new. While there is no magic cream to completely ward off red razor bumps, there are ways to keep irritation, redness and bumpy itchiness in check.
Your Guide To A Bump-Free Bikini Line
Add ProActiv acne treatment to your skin care routine and that will help tremendously. Dear parents, your kid would be proud of you if you dare to talk about these topics with them. I got some to on my bikini area. A warm shower helps soften hair, making it easier to remove. Before you shave, make sure you exfoliate and use a moisturizing shave cream.
How to prevent razor bumps
In the shower, use an antibacterial wash and always use a type of shaving cream or lubricant oil. Subscribe To The Magazine Plus, receive digital access and a free gift with your purchase! Similar in nature to the pre-shave oil mentioned above. But no matter what, you don't want to use a dull blade to shave. Witch Hazel is a potent antibacterial and anti-stringent that comes from the leaves and bark of the witch hazel plant.
Recently, we received a crush of reader emails asking how to prevent razor burn before hitting the beach -- and as it happens, we have a solution! Comment Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It is so effective that we put it in our Bevel Restoring Balm. Sharp cartridge razors are phenomenal making it damn near impossible to nick yourself with while shaving. If sensitive to it use drops instead of 5 drops with the 2 tablespoons of water. Palm says that if "a topical such as a deodorant or lotion is potentially irritating to sensitive skin or occlusive to a hair follicle, it could worsen the case of razor bumps.