This Smart Swap Can Make Shaving a Lot Easier


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Shaving can be such a chore. And when you've got sensitive skin, it can be even more of an annoyance. You might experience irritation, bumps, dry skin, ingrown hairs, and razor burn.

You probably already know good shaving basics, like making sure to exfoliate, never dry shave, and keeping the area clean. But when you have sensitive skin, you can take all the precautions and follow the guidelines and still face irritations. At that point, it might be time to rethink your razor.

Luckily, there are plenty of sensitive-skin razors out there to make the process a lot easier. We rounded up some of the best ones. Take a look:

1. Billie The Starter Kit

2. Gillette Venus Extra Smooth Sensitive Women's Razor

3. Schick Hydro Silk Sensitive Skin Razor for Women

4. Solimo 5-Blade Razor for Women

5. Schick Intuition Sensitive Care Razor for Women

6. Panasonic Electric Shaver for Women

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This story was originally published at an earlier date and has been updated.


This article is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to be used in the place of advice of your physician or other medical professionals. You should always consult with your doctor or healthcare provider first with any health-related questions.

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Sarah is lifestyle writer and editor with over 10 years of experience covering health and wellness, interior design, food, beauty, and tech. Born and raised in Los Angeles, she attended New York University and lived in New York for 12 years before returning to L.A. in 2019. In addition to her work on THE/THIRTY and Who What Wear, she held editor roles at Apartment Therapy, Real Simple, House Beautiful, Elle Decor, and The Bump (sister site of The Knot). She has a passion for health and wellness, but she especially loves writing about mental health. Her self-care routine consists of five things: a good workout, “me” time on the regular, an intriguing book/podcast/playlist to unwind after a long day, naps, and decorating her home.