First thing in the morning, you’re dragging a sharp blade across your face, around your neck, dipping into crevices around your chin. But many men are guilty of bad shaving habits (if not daily then surely occasionally) that contribute to the unhealthy condition of their skin. Old blades, poor prep and shaving with cheap foam or worse yet soap wreak havoc on the skin resulting in painful and unsightly razor burn, bumps and inflammation.

Face it – the practice of shaving can be a stressful and sometimes painful exercise. Herewith, everything you need to know to make the process (and your shave) as smooth as possible.

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