If you’ve never experienced razor burn, consider yourself lucky. Razor burn is an extremely uncomfortable and irritating rash caused by an unpleasant interaction between the razor blade, skin, and hair. Razor burn can sting, itch, and even burn - what a nightmare.
A guaranteed way to prevent razor burn is to invest in products that are designed to soothe and treat the skin before and after hair removal (see here). That said, I have some tips and tricks to make the interaction between blade and skin as gentle as possible. This blog will do a deep dive into eight shaving techniques to avoid razor burn.