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You might find that trimming your body hair is not that difficult. But the prickly hair that is left over once you have finished trimming your chest hair is annoying
It’s totally up to you to trim your chest hair, look fresh and of course get the itchy skin on the trimmed part. Otherwise, you can simply stay like you are and let your chest hair grow.
In this blog, we are going to look at some ways how we can prevent the prickly hair and prevent itching problems soon after trimming. These tips include exfoliating, making your hair softer before your next trim and even keep your skin moisturized.
Exfoliating Before Trimming Chest Hair
Normally, guys do not consider this important. Being honest they feel it’s something feminine. However, exfoliating your skin is very important as it cleans up your pores. Unclogged and clean pores mean that there are no unwanted ingrown hairs, thus eradicating skin irritation.
Regularly exfoliated skin is also easier to clean and keep clean. No particular brand of exfoliating soap matters, the main focus is exfoliating your skin regularly as it helps prevent itching and irritation after shaving. Also, regularly exfoliated skin is easy to clean.
Moisturizing Your Hair
To get your hair softer, you must apply moisture to your skin after trimming chest hair. One thing to keep in mind is that you should never an aftershave that contains alcohol. Moreover, the aftershave used for facial hair should not be used elsewhere.
Softening your hair is one of the most essential steps as it moisturizes your skin and the coarse hair that irritate are soften. Instead, you can apply a simple moisturizer containing aloe vera or coconut oil.
Warm Showers Before Hair Trimming
The reason why you feel irritation or itching after trimming your chest hair is that the skin and hair have just been shaved or trimmed with a blade (although they are not painful) it does get a bit vulnerable for a bit. To prevent any roughness while trimming, you can simply shower with warm water. This will soften your skin and hair causing easy removal of hair.
Even after you shave, there is tiny hair leftover known as the coarse hair on your skin. These hair are irritating as they cause itching my poking into the skin. Preventing this I possible if you completely wax your chest, leaving no hair behind.
Waxing is helpful for the men who in particular have a great volume of hair on their chest and even after trimming their coarse hair remain. And in some cases, exfoliation and moisturizing do not work in the same way. Hence, waxing remains the only choice for them.
So, itching after trimming chest hair is easy to get rid of if proper ways and methods are used. Exfoliation of the skin is a must as it keeps pores clean and unclogged. You can try waxing if moisturizing does not work. And apart from waxing, there are a few expensive and complicated ways of hair removal such laser treatments. But they are way too expensive and useless (unless you have a lot of money to spend on your body hair), other tips listed here quite simple and easy to achieve without having to spend a lot of money.