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Best Aftershave Balm Brands for Men

The fear of post-shave irritation can be very demoralizing for us. That is why despite our largely indifferent view on skin care products over their "girlishness", dudes that know what’s best for them have made aftershave balms an indispensable addition to the grooming kit. Even with flawless technique and cutting edge tools, guys know that you still need an aftershave to guarantee that smooth finish to your grooming efforts, make you smell good and of course help sooth all the burns, itching and every other post-shave problems. Now there are many after shave products out there, designed to meet your budget, lifestyle and your skin type and with those considerations, we scoured the grooming aisle for the best aftershaves that...

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Must-Have Ingredients in Shaving Balms

There is a wide variety of aftershave balms, and with so many options, finding just the right one for you might prove a bit a hassle. To be on the safe side, however, you are better off looking out for the ingredients that come with the balm instead of its brand, a good aftershave balm must have the following ingredients:- Aloe Vera:- The ancient Egyptians called it the plant of immortality, Aloe Vera is a vital ingredient in best after shave balms for razor burns because of its effectiveness in treating a variety of skin conditions, from flaky or dry skin, cosmetic ailments, hair and scalp problems, wounds, burns and minor infections. It is also very effective against razor burns...

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Three of the Best Shaving Creams for Men

The first recorded use of the shaving cream was sometime in 3,000 BC. Ever since then, the good shaving cream has become a staple for many a gentleman. The benefits of using a shaving cream are many. For starters, shaving creams are thick and consistent, providing the conditioning and balance needed by facial skin before, and during the shaving process. These creams also soften the hair, stubbles, and whiskers, hence you can achieve a close and near-flawless shave. Lastly, shaving creams allow you to cut without applying too much pressure, thereby reducing cases of cuts and other bruises. So what makes for a good shaving cream and what to use as shaving cream? Some schools of thought give some opinions...

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Why Your Shaving Cream Might Not Be Working For You

It is widely accepted that the foundation for a good shave lies partly with the kind of shaving cream you use. Shaving creams are applied to the skin to facilitate the removal of hair; in this instance, facial hair. There are many benefits of Shaving creams soften and moisten the skin and hair. Thus you can have a comfortable shave and smoother skin. The goal of using any shaving cream or preparation is wetting and softening the hair before and while shaving, mitigating the effect of the razor, and providing an extra cover to soothe the skin. So the big question is, ‘why isn't your shaving cream working for you?’ Why isn’t it delivering any of the benefits we have...

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Accessories That Make Up Men’s Shaving Kit

Shaving is an all-encompassing process that requires carefully planned steps, from start to finish. Some of you guys will refer to this process as the complete shaving experience. Gone are the days when all that the average guy required was a razor blade and some other shaving gel/cream; and some mechanical act of just getting rid of facial hair. The millennial can choose from a variety of products and items that deliver an efficient shave. Critical to achieving a smooth shave is the availability of the shaving kit. In fact, the shaving kit is nowadays indicative of the personality, class, and style of its owner. These all-in one shaving sets are proving to be invaluable companions in achieving a smooth,...

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