It's Swimsuit Season—14 Trimmers and Razors for a Super-Smooth Bikini Line

If you fall on the shave-it end of the hair-down-there spectrum, you're likely familiar with the annoyances that come from shaving your bikini line—razor burn, ingrown hair, general irritation. To prevent these frustrations, you're going to need to equip yourself with some knowledge and quality products.

It starts with how to shave. You'll want to exfoliate your skin before you pick up the razor since that will get rid of any dead skin and debris while helping to unclog pores. If you don't, the razor could be pushing the dead skin and debris into said pores, which can lead to ingrown hairs and razor bumps.

When it's time to shave, you're going to need to use a lubricant (creams, gels, etc.). Shave in the direction of the way your hair grows, and apply gentle pressure. Be careful not to shave the same spot over and over. And when you're done, don't forget to moisturize.

And of course, you're going to want a high-quality razor that is precise, comfortable on the skin, and durable. You don't want to use an old, dull razor, because it can pull at the skin and cause razor burn or even nicks. We've pulled some options below for a smoother shave.



1. Oui the People The Single Rose Gold Sensitive Skin Razor

Oui the People's rose-gold razor is a must-have if you want a smoother shave. It has one single blade that provides the closest shave ever, even for the coarsest of hair.

2. Brori Electric Razor

This electric device features three high-performance, high-speed blades so you can quickly and easily get the job done. It gently glides on the skin and features a LED light so you can see any spots you missed.

3. Fur Trimmer

This cordless and water-resistant trimmer has four trimmer lengths and a three-blade system. You can use it wet or dry.

4. Billie Razor Starter Kit

Billie's popular razor features five super-sharp blades with aloe moisturizer and a pivoting head that makes it easy to maneuver. The starter kit contains the razor handle, two razor blades, and a magnetic holder.

5. Gillette Venus Intimate Grooming Razors

One of the best drugstore razor options out there, this Venus razor is specially designed for intimate areas. The razors have an irritation-defense bar for a smoother shave.

6. Hanni The Weighted Razor Kit

This weighted razor is inspired by professional barbershop services, so you know you'll get the closest, smoothest shave ever. The set features the razor, a silicone travel cap, and Swedish stainless steel blades.

7. Panasonic Electric Shaver

Featuring blades and ultra-thin foils, this electric shaver delivers a close shave but is gentle on sensitive skin. It also has a built-in pop-up trimmer and five-length bikini comb attachment—so you've got everything you need here to maintain your bikini area if you wanted to.

8. Philips BikiniGenie

This electric trimmer can be used on wet or dry skin and comes with a variety of accessories, like click-on trimming combs and a mini shaver head.

9. Schick Hydro Silk TrimStyle Moisturizing Razor

Schick's device is a multitasker—it's both a razor and bikini trimmer. The razor features five curve-sensing blades with skin guards to smoothly glide on the skin and reduce irritation. And the waterproof trimmer has an adjustable comb with four settings.

10. Remington Smooth & Silky Rechargeable Shaver

This electric shaver features hypoallergenic foils, pivoting blades, a flexible trimmer, and an ergonomic design. There's also an LED indicator so you can get to all the nooks and crannies.

11. Gillette Venus Gentle Trimmer

This trimmer is designed with lateral skin-protection fins so you can gently remove hair. The device works well on thick hair, too.

12. Panasonic Bikini Shaper and Trimmer

Panasonic's shaver and trimmer has a hypoallergenic stainless steel bikini razor blade that's gentle on sensitive skin. It comes with five position settings on the device head so you can have a close trim.

13. Remington WPG4020US Smooth & Silky Body & Bikini Kit

This kit contains a body trimmer, an angled foil shaver, a rotating exfoliator, and an adjustable clip-on guide with four different lengths.

14. Wahl Pure Confidence Women's Grooming Kit

You can use this device on just about every part of your body: bikini area, legs, underarms, even the facial area. The kit comes with a five-position length guide, a two-position eyebrow guide, a rotary shaver head, a cleaning brush, oil, a charger, and a travel pouch.

More Shaving Products to Shop

Use Fur's quick-drying oil on your pubic hair and skin to soften it and clear pores.

Soothe and calm irritated skin with this tonic. It's formulated with salicylic acid to clear pores, zinc PCA to minimize the appearance of skin irritation, and glycolic acid to exfoliate.

Flamingo's product is a gel-to-foam formula that cushions and conditions the skin. It contains aloe vera to soothe, too.

After hair removal, apply this bikini mask to calm redness and irritation. The hydrating formula prevents inflammation, ingrown hair, razor burn, and bikini bumps.

First Aid Beauty's pads are formulated with glycolic acid, salicylic acid, and witch hazel to remove dead skin cells, brighten, smooth, soothe, and prevent razor burn and ingrown bumps.