Finding a great shaving gel or cream that isn’t irritating can be frustrating. Some have an overpowering fragrance while others leave behind residue or just simply don’t give a clean enough shave. With this in mind, we did some research and rounded up a few of our favorite options on the market that are all ideal for sensitive skin. Catering to different preferences, some of the picks on our list are scented while others have just a light fragrance or none at all. Each features a formula to help you get a smooth, close shave, even down to your feet.
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1. Gillette Satin Care Sensitive Skin Shave Gel
This gel formula features soothing, healing aloe vera to promote healthy, happy skin.
Pros: It comes in a twin-pack with two 14-ounce cans. The scent is mild. Rust-free cans prevent rust rings in your shower.
Cons: Some may prefer it was fragrance-free.
2. Aveeno Therapeutic Shave Gel
Oatmeal, vitamin E and moisturizing lubricants in this shave gel help to relieve dryness and prevent razor bumps.
Pros: It’s fragrance-free. The seven-ounce canister is also rust-proof.
Cons: Some may find it leaves a slightly sticky feeling.
3. Cremo French Lavender Moisturizing Shave Cream
This cream is packed with nourishing aloe, calendula and papaya extract to promote soft, smooth skin.
Pros: It comes in two scents, lavender and coconut mango. You get two tubes containing six fluid ounces.
Cons: Some may find it too thick.