Okay, it may sound dramatic, but there are major mistakes that derms see their patients make all. the. time. Here are all the bad habits they're talking about and why you should stop rn. 1. Not using shaving cream.
"Skipping shaving cream or gel is a near-guarantee for irritation," says dermatologist Jeffrey Fromowitz, M.D., FAAD — and it increases your chances of getting annoying shaving bumps. Try a yummy-smelling gel formula like Skintimate Moisturizing Shave Gel in Raspberry Rain. One way to up the benefits? Look for a razor with a moisturizing serum built in too, such as Schick Hydro Silk Razor, which moisturizes up to two hours after shaving.