Fantastic for opening pores and gentle exfoliation Essential to a smooth, irritation-free shave, warming the skin is one of the most important steps in your pre-shave ritual. Working to open the skin’s pores, the steam softens hair and leaves the skin soft and smooth ideal for shaving. Becoming easier to remove dead skin, extra oil and dirt as the pores open, a hot towel can also act as a gentle exfoliant ensuring your skin is left fresh and primed for your razor, minimizing the risk of micro-cuts. It gives a closer shlef • With skin left clean and exfoliated, your razor will be able to achieve a much closer shave overall. With dead skin, excess oils and dirt safely removed from the skin your razor will not only become clogged less frequently, but it also allows the hair to stand up better for shaving. Softened and upright, a sharp blade will make quick work of properly prepped hair for an enviably close shavel Reduces the risk of ingrown hairs One of the most frustrating post-shave skin irritations, ingrown hairs can be painful. Caused by hair trapped underneath the skin, a hot towel pre-shave can help open and clear hair follicles of dead skin, leaving skin in the best condition for hair removal and will also assist in normal hair growth post-shave
It’s Relaxing A true pampering experience, there is no greater delight than a hot-towel shave as you recline in the barber’s chair. Helping you to destress, the ritual of a hot-towel is one of the easiest things to incorporate into your at home shave routine for an instant upgrade. Promoting circulation and stimulating the skin, a hot-towel can also result in better hair growth post-shave. It’s a win-win!