Shaving is a ubiquitous morning ritual for men in our culture. We just take it for granted that after puberty a man will shave. It’s like brushing your teeth; you just do it. But, shaving can cause skin problems. And, taking a break from shaving can give your skin a rest. Support Movember, the No-Shave November movement, and give your skin a break too.
What are some of the skin problems you can get from shaving?
- Bockhart’s impetigo
- Pseudofolliculitis barbae
- Scars and post-inflammatory dyschromia from continually shaving over acne pimples