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You Will Need
- Warm water
- A washcloth
- Baby oil
- Shaving cream
- A razor with multiple blades
- A towel
- Aftershave cream or lotion or aloe vera gel
- A shaving cream warmer (optional)
Splash warm water on the areas that you will be shaving.
Soak the washcloth in warm water, wring out any excess, and then add a few drops of baby oil to the center of the cloth.
Condition your skin by wiping it with the prepared washcloth.
Apply shaving cream
Apply shaving cream to your skin.
Shave with a fresh razor blade to reduce abrasions and nicks. Use short strokes with minimal pressure, shave in the direction of hair growth, and rinse the blade between each stroke.
Rinse oil and cream from your skin using cold water and then pat dry.
Soothe your shaved skin with aftershave cream or lotion, or aloe vera gel.