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The Best Post-Shave Products for Sensitive Skin

By Luke Chapman - 3 years ago | Updated
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By now, it’s common knowledge that your skin is most vulnerable after shaving – and yet we often find it difficult to give our face the care and attention it needs. The James Bond school of thought dictates that you slap on the finest fragrance immediately after shaving with a cutthroat razor (and preferably just before inventively offing another anonymous henchman).

We’ve come a long way since 007 first stepped into his tux and onto our screens, however. The post-shave products available today are formulated with the needs of your skin first and foremost in mind, allowing men to enjoy both a close shave and a relaxed, comfortable complexion. Given all the effort and scientific know-how invested in new post-shave innovations, there has never been a better time to have sensitive skin. Read on for a run-down of products that would make Q branch proud.

Jack Black Post Shave Cooling Gel


Instantly soothe razor burn and hydrate your skin with this fragrance- and alcohol-free aftershave gel from Jack Black. It contains the ultra-calming botanicals aloe leaf juice and chamomile to ensure the utmost comfort for your complexion.

Nuxe Men Multi Purpose Aftershave Balm


Hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic, this is arguably the most efficient aftershave balm you can buy. It's also extremely affordable, giving you plenty of bang for your buck.

Harnessing the power of naturally-derived ingredients, the calming formula reduces razor burn by a massive 100% and increases softness by 95%. Welcome the nourishment into your routine for cashmere-soft skin with enhanced clarity.

Shiseido Men Hydrating Lotion

$30.59 $33.00 (8% off)

Gently press this water-fresh, lightweight lotion into irritated areas post-shave to immediately soothe and hydrate. The lotion battles dryness, roughness, razor burn and irritation in normal to oily skin, ensuring your comfort all day long.

Acqua Di Parma Colonia Pura Aftershave Balm


This balm gets to work on post-shave irritation quickly, softening and hydrating the skin with hyaluronic acid in the citrusy, floral aroma of Colonia Pura.

Don't go into your next shave unprepared. Stay one step ahead of irritation and soreness, and show your very best face to the world. Discover more pro tips over on the Beauty Hub and check out the best sheet masks for men and the top grooming influencers you need to know.

Luke Chapman

Written by Luke Chapman

After six years of experience in content writing, Luke followed his passion for male grooming, particularly fragrances, hair styling and natural skin care.

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