Originally Posted by Teabag
Do fret about asking questions... that's the main reason this site exists.
To answer your question, I utilize both witchhazel and AS. Like many here, I have a very TOUGH beard and used to breakout after shaving with multiblade razors. Finally, I learn about traditional shaving and switched to a DE razor. It help a great deal with the breakouts and bumps, but I would still have some irritation. Then I discovered a few products that really took my shaving and shaving experiece to the next level. What are these products? I'm glad you asked. :)
1) Proraso Pre-Post shave (green tub). I shave in the shower, so after I clean my face I apply the preshave and really run it into my beard and let it set for a min or so.
2) Quality shaving cream (incert your favorite one here, for me I LOVE TOBS (Taylor of Old Bond Street))
3) Splash face with COLD water after I shave
5) Favorite AS
Hope this helps and best of luck to you....
Have become a TOBS, Feather blade, Merkur 34c HD, and Proraso splash man!
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