5 Shaving Mistakes You May Be Making

LIFESTYLE  |  August 20, 2016
  • 1. You Use The Wrong Type of Razor
    1 / 5 1. You Use The Wrong Type of Razor

    Women’s razors tend to come with moisturising strips that help to replenish lost moisture.

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  • 2. Using Body Soap in Place of Shaving Cream
    2 / 5 2. Using Body Soap in Place of Shaving Cream

    Body wash tends to dry your skin out so invest in shaving cream or use hair conditioner instead.

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  • 3. You Forget to Exfoliate Before Shaving
    3 / 5 3. You Forget to Exfoliate Before Shaving

    Exfoliating your legs allows you get rid of dead skin build up for a smoother shave!

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  • 4. You Don’t Moisturise
    4 / 5 4. You Don’t Moisturise

    Shaving usually strips away the moisture in your legs so be sure to replenish it with a layer of moisturising lotion when you’re out of the shower.

    (Also Read: Why You Need to Moisturise)

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  • 5. You Don’t Pick The Optimum Time To Shave
    5 / 5 5. You Don’t Pick The Optimum Time To Shave

    The best time to shave your legs is towards the end of your shower.

    (Also Read: 5 Chemical-Free Ways to Freshen Up a Smelly Bathroom)

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    A version of this story first appeared on The Singapore Women’s Weekly website.

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