Asked by: Yassmin Otalvaro
asked in category: General Last Updated: 18th February, 2020

When should I change my razor cartridge?

According to InStyle, any tugging, nicking, or rusting is a general sign that it's time to change our your blade. While many companies like Gillette state that it can take anywhere from 5 - 10 shaves before you should swap out your razor, others sites like GroomingLounge.com state that it can be as often as 3 - 4 uses.

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Also asked, how do you know when to change your razor blade?

The best indicator it's time for a new blade is dullness. If your razor blade pulls at your hair, feels rough on your skin or you notice more skin irritation than normal post-shave, it's time to replace it.

Additionally, how often should you change your razor female? "You should change your razor blades every three to six shaves," she asserts.

Beside above, how many shaves should a razor last?

On average, a man shaving daily should expect his razor blade to last around a week. This means that a razor blade will need changing after about 6 shaves if you shave using the three-pass technique (with the grain, across and against).

What happens if you don't change your razor?

You Increase Your Risk of Infection An old blade and irritated skin is a dangerous combination — and just because you don't see the cuts on your skin doesn't mean they're not there. "You'll have more microscopic tears in your skin and bacteria with an old blade, so the risk of infection will increase," says Dr.

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