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Shave Minimizing Lotion
I'm 28 years old female. I would like to know if i could use after shave lotion or balm after i shaved my bikini area? Will that still work for me?
Yes: Yes you can. Try a gentle lotion with aloe which is soothing. Take care! ...Read more
So around 5 days ago I noticed these bumps around the base of shaft they have heads on them and it is very painful now I do close shave at the base where shaft meets base also that Monday the girlfriend had used some kind of lotion on me as well . It was
Itchy hairs: yesGet a more detailed answer ›
Is there any way to reduce the sight of pores on my legs after I shave? I put on lotion everyday but that doesn't seem to help.
Folliculitis: Shaving with a dull razor or shaving without lubricant can cause the base of the hairs to get pulled slightly out of the shaft, causing redness and irritation. Using hypoallergenic soaps or shave creams and applying moisturizers after shaving can help reduce this. ...Read more
After shaving my head with a razor then going outside without my hat, can cetaphil moisturizing lotion protect my shaved head from sun?
I have itchy dry flaky skin where i shave around vaginal area and upper inner thighs. Itching goes away after shower and tried lotion but doesnt help.
Sensitive skin: When you shave you are not only removing hair but the top few layers of skin and in possibly damaging some hair follicles. Moisturizing is important but many products on the market have a high alcohol content which can cause irritation and pain. Make sure you read the ingredient list and look for water and glycerin as the top ingredients. ...Read more
Hello, Before I go to bed, I apply cold water to my shaved head. Is it okay to use cetaphil moisturizing lotion after wards ?
Can cocoa butter lotion get rid off razor bumps on the bikini line? Especially if i'm a regular shaver & plucker in that area?
May make it worse: Cocoa butter lotion is made from the cacao plant, and not the coconut oil. So, cocoa butter has moisturizing properties more than antiseptic properties. Raw coconut oil has antibacterial, antiviral, and moisturizing properties too. The lotion may be too thick to put on your bumps, and using something like aloe vera would be more suitable than either cocoa butter or coconut. Use something gentle. ...Read more