One of the reasons why some men do not shave their chest is that they find the whole she-bang very painful and inconvenient. Probably, they might be doing it the wrong way. In this case, they need to be enlightened on shaving their chest properly, know the things that they need, and of course, be informed with helpful tips for successful shaving of hairs on their chest.
What You Need
It would be helpful if you have all of these items not just one or two.
- Sharp razor – whether it is brand new or used one, it should be sharp to cut or trim coarse hair.
- Electric razor – you need this when you are always on the go or if you have really thick chest hairs and grow quickly.
- Body scrub – exfoliate first to eliminate ingrown hairs.
- Shaving cream and aftershave products – packed with lots of emollients so that you can tackle coarse hair and at the same time leave your skin very smooth. Aftershave solution helps reduce skin irritation and is your secret defense
How To Shave Your Chest
Now that you have the shaving items that you need, it is time to learn how to shave properly.
- Take a hot shower first to soften hair especially ingrown hairs.
- Apply shaving cream to your chest.
- Shave in the direction which the hairs grow first, then rinse the shaver to get rid of the foam and shave again in the opposite direction.
- Finish with moisturizer rich aftershave solution.
What Are The Most Helpful Tips
Here are some important reminders to achieve painless shaving.
- Do not put too much pressure when shaving to avoid skin irritation.
- Always use sharp blades and preferably those with three movable blades and it is best to shave chest hairs under running shower.
- Shave hair first down and follow with upward motion before going any direction to finish shaving.
- Applying talk powder after shaving helps reduce burning sensation due to skin inflammation after shaving.
To shave or not to shave is a matter of personal choice not because you see other men doing it.