What do i use to stop the soreness and itchiness from shaving down there?
First decide on what parts of the area you want to shave. Do you only want to do the bikini line? Or you want to have bare lips but leave a nice patch on top? Or maybe you want to get a “Brazilian” (includes shaving between the butt cheeks) or even a “Smoothie” (completely bare everywhere). Guidelines for a Smooth Shave, How To Avoid Razor Burn and Prevent Ingrown Hair If your pubic hair is long, or if you haven’t shaved since a few weeks, cut it very short with scissors or an electric clipper. Wash the area well. Take a warm bath or shower for five to ten minutes, or lay a wet cloth over the pubic area. This softens the hair. Always apply some kind of shaving gel or cream. You want things to be slippery! You can also use ordinary hair conditioner instead. I’ve heard that it really helps if you’re prone to razor burn. Whatever you do, never shave dry unless you’re using a special tool like the Body Bare shaver. Use a quality razor with a triple blade like the Gillette Venus or Gillette