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What are the benefits of using a shaving gel on my face?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Shaving gel softens the hair on your face for easier removal and may also have a moisturizing effect. Many shaving gels are gentler on the skin than regular soaps. You can find different varieties that contain moisturizers, vitamins, and botanicals. Talk with your dermatologist for advice on the right skincare products for you.

 

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