SKIN CARE

PRE-SHAVE OIL to reduce after shave irritation and redness.

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Do you always get irritated and inflamed skin after shaving?  That is mainly because your skin isn’t well moisturized and is prone to inflammation from shaving process. This is when pre-shave oil comes into play!  Basically, pre-shave oil softens hair and moisturizes skin giving a smooth shave without any friction, nicks or cuts. Pre-shave oils are quite pricey but you can make it yourself too! Below is a recipe:

HOMEMADE PRE-SHAVE OIL

BENEFITS:

Coconut oil- Coconut oil softens and nourishes hair and skin and prepares it for a smooth shave.

Castor oil- Castor il is thicker than coconut oil and intensely moisturizes skin and hair and also prevents skin drying post-shaving.

READ MORE – HOMEMADE SKIN REPAIR SERUM FOR SCARS, SPOTS AND PIGMENTATION

Things you need-

  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup castor oil
  • 10-20 drops essential oil

HOMEMADE PRE-SHAVE OIL

Directions-

  • In a bowl, add coconut oil and castor oil.
  • Add in 10-20 drops of any essential oil of your choice and stir.
  • Pour the oil in a pump or spray bottle and your pre-shave oil is ready.
  • To use, take a few pumps/sprays and massage it on the area you want to shave. Follow up with a shaving cream or gel an shave as usual.

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