Just Shaved? Try These Aftershave Balms to Soothe Your Skin
If you experience acne, ingrown hairs or nicks and cuts after shaving, it’s important to incorporate an aftershave balm, gel or lotion into your grooming routine. They not only help keep irritation at bay, but the right product can also hydrate, tone and leave your skin feeling soft and smooth. Not sure where to start? We’re sharing our favorite aftershave products for men, below.
This alcohol-free aftershave balm is perfect for sensitive or dry skin types. The formula is enriched with the brand’s Mineralizing Thermal Water and calcium to soothe, hydrate and fortify the facial skin after shaving.
Shaving your beard can lead to redness, razor burn, irritation and excessive dryness. To help soothe discomfort, give this L’Oréal Paris aftershave a try. It’s formulated with vitamin E to calm the skin and also fight signs of aging.
Formulated with kukui nut oil and essential oils, this lightweight aftershave has a lotion-to-gel texture that softens facial hair to protect your skin from razor irritation, bumps or ingrown hairs. It’s great for all skin types, too.
For a double-duty product that works as a pre-shave and post-shave treatment, pick up this Shave Tonic from Baxter of California. The product is a revitalizing treatment that cools razor burn and prevents ingrown hairs while also balancing the skin’s pH levels.
With an aquatic, woody scent, this scented aftershave is sure to upgrade your grooming routine. The lotion not only smells great, though, it also calms and protects the skin during your shave.
If your sensitive skin feels irritated or itchy after shaving, we suggest trying this aloe vera-infused balm. The non-greasy formula works to repair the skin and provides long-lasting hydration and protection from external aggressors.
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