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How can I avoid irritating my skin while shaving?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Always shave with the grain of your hair, and avoid shaving the same area more than once. Also, always use a clean, sharp razor blade. Dull blades can irritate your skin and cause nicks, cuts and razor burn.

 

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