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What's in your shave Foam/Gel/Cream? The Facts are here, what you need to know!

stephen snell

Comments 1 Tags borage, hemp, jojoba, neroli, pumpkin, sandalwood, shave oil

Water, plus a whole heap of cheap solvents, thickeners and preservatives plus a little bit of plastic, are unfortunately standard ingredients found in your average sensitive skin shave cream or Gel.  Aside from creating an aesthetically pleasing foam, the common ingredients found in shave creams do absolutely NOTHING that is good for your skin.  Skip straight to number 8 if you are in a hurry.In order of highest ratio ingredients found in a typical shave cream for sensitive skin: 1)   Water    2)  Stearic acid - used as an emulsifier to bind oil and the water together so that the...