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Is it better for my face if I shave in the shower?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
The best way to shave without causing irritation is to thoroughly wet your beard first with warm water to soften up the hairs. So shaving right after your shower -- or in the shower if you have a mirror that allows you to see what you're doing -- can be a smart idea.Talk to your dermatologist for more information.

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