How to make a shaving cream for men

How to make a shaving cream for men

Here’s how to make a homemade shaving cream with essential oils so you can customize the exact scents that you love. You don’t have to go buy some expensive product to enjoy a nice smelling, soft feeling shave.

After researching and experimenting with several recipes I concluded that there are hundreds of different ways to put together a homemade shaving cream that works great. The very simplest shaving cream to make is to whip some coconut oil and add your favorite scent.

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DIY Shaving Cream Tips

The following recipe has a few other ingredients that add to the fun and health quality of the homemade shaving cream. I’ve suggested some amounts to get you started, but don’t feel like you have to stick to them. You can vary the amounts and still get a successful product. You can also add things like aloe vera or castile soap with success. Have fun with it and try different combinations and scents until you find the combination that works best for you.

Here are some ideas for scents that most people think of as more masculine: sandalwood essential oil, eucalyptus essential oil, bay rum essential oil, peppermint essential oil, vanilla extract, orange essential oil, and clove essential oil.

How to make a shaving cream for men

  • ½ cup coconut oil
  • ½ cup shea butter
  • ¼ cup carrier oil or Mama Z’s Oil Base
  • Essential oils or scent of your choice
  1. Melt the coconut oil, shea butter, and carrier oil together.
  2. Cool the mixture until soft consistency and able to be mixed.
  3. Use an electric mixer of your choice [stand, hand, or stick blender] to whip the mixture into stiff peaks. The amount of mixing time will change depending on how hard the mixture is.
  4. Add the scents while whipping. You’ll need at least 10 drops of essential oil. You can stop and test it periodically on your skin to see if the smell is good.
  5. Store in an airtight glass container in the bathroom.

Tips for Homemade Shave Cream

  1. The homemade shaving cream does lose some of its volume over time, but will still work just fine.
  2. It will last longer if you keep water out of it. So dry your hand, or use a scoop.
  3. Please use caution if using it in the shower because it does have a tendency to make the shower/tub floor slippery.

While you’re at it you might want to whip up a batch of this natural aftershave to use, and if it’s close to No Shave November you should check out this DIY natural beard oil!

How to make a shaving cream for men

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Homemade Shampoo & Hair Conditioner with Essential Oils

How to make a shaving cream for men

When bathing, wash all the nasty stuff out, without putting more in. That’s why we love to make our own homemade shampoo with essential oils!

Let me tell you a little about this project! You will love you DIY shaving cream! Silky Soft Skin…is possible, even without weird foaming agents, antifreeze and hormone disruptors in your shaving cream. This alternative nourishes and protects sensitive skin while helping you get a good, close shave. Say goodbye to dry, itchy skin and razor burn!

TIPS FOR A GOOD SHAVE

1. Use a good quality razor that it easy to clean

2. Shave toward the end of your shower/bath so that the pores of your skin have plenty of time to warm up.

3. Rinse the blades as needed while shaving. I keep a little cup of water in the shower to swish the razor in or wipe it on a wet washcloth.

Note: This homemade shaving cream does not lather and should be applied as a thin layer. The texture is a cross between shaving oil and shaving soap.

How to make a shaving cream for men

What You Will Need:

  • 2/3 cup virgin coconut oil
  • 2/3 cup shea butter
  • 1/4 cup olive oil (you could also use almond, grapeseed or jojoba oil)
  • 10 drops lavender essential oil
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda

How to make a shaving cream for men

1.In a small saucepan over low heat, combine the shea butter and coconut oil, stirring until just melted. Remove from the heat and add the olive oil and essential oils. Stir to mix.

2. Transfer to a bowl or jar and refrigerate until solid.

3. Remove from the refrigerator and let soften slightly. Add the 2 teaspoons of baking soda (baking soda allows the razor to cut better and last longer and acts as a mild exfoliant). whip using a hand beater or a stand mixer until light and fluffy – about 2-3 minutes.

Enjoy a close, smooth shave with this shaving butter recipe.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Easy homemade shave butter

If you’re like me, you’ve thought about what you use on your skin. You want only the safest, most pure ingredients. But they have to work well, too!

This shaving butter recipe does all of the above. It’s the perfect natural swap for commercial shaving cream.

It uses only natural ingredients, so you don’t have to worry about toxins in your personal care products. For more info on why this is important, check out my post on why organic skincare? here.

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Homemade shaving butter

This shaving butter recipe is rich, creamy, and fluffy. Basically, everything you want for a close shave. It also helps prevent cuts and irritation. The nourishing ingredients soothe and moisturize skin. My husband uses this shaving butter every time he shaves, and loves it. I also really like using it.

Customize it

I normally make this with a combination of tea tree and lavender essential oils. Those are great for soothing skin and preventing irritation. But, you could definitely get really creative, depending on who you’re making it for.

For a masculine scent, you could replace most of the lavender with something like cedarwood. There are a lot of possibilities! Just make sure the the essential you use is good for soothing skin, and won’t irritate it.

Shaving Butter Recipe Directions

  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup cocoa butter
  • 3 TBSP castile soap
  • 24 drops essential oils (I like to use 4 drops of tea tree and 20 drops of lavender or cedarwood)
  1. Melt coconut oil and cocoa butter until liquid.
  2. Add olive oil, coconut oil, and cocoa butter to a large mixing bowl.
  3. Refrigerate oils until halfway solidified.
  4. Whip with a hand mixer until light and fluffy.
  5. Add castile soap and whip some more.
  6. Add essential oils and whip again to combine.
  7. Store in a glass jar.

How to make a shaving cream for men

The perfect Father’s Day gift

This is one of those handmade body care products that makes the perfect, unique gift. Father’s Day is coming up soon. Keep this shaving butter recipe in mind! Package it up with a personalized label and some rustic wrapping, and it will make the ultimate practical gift.

Safety first

If you’re using this shaving butter in the shower, keep in mind that it could make the shower floor a bit slippery. You might use a nonslip shower mat, or sit on the edge of the bath tub or on a shower seat when you use it.

This shaving butter recipe doesn’t use any water, so no preservative is needed. But, you will want to make sure to only use clean, dry hands when removing it from the jar for use. Otherwise, if you introduce water into the mixture, it could mold or spoil.

How to make a shaving cream for men

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How to make a shaving cream for men

Making your own natural shaving cream at home is an alternative to store-bought products, which can contain ingredients you want to avoid. Homemade shaving cream has a different consistency than the commercial version, so you may have to get use to it.

Both men and women can use the following seven shaving cream recipes.

1. Rosemary-Mint Natural Shaving Cream

For a brisk, uplifting scent.

  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup shea butter
  • 2 tablespoons olive or jojoba or sweet almond oil
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 10 drops rosemary essential oil
  1. Melt the shea butter and coconut oil in a double boiler over low heat.
  2. Remove mixture from the heat and transfer to a heat-safe bowl.
  3. Stir in the other oil and the essential oils.
  4. Place the bowl in the refrigerator and chill until the mixture is solid.
  5. Remove the bowl from the refrigerator. Whip the mixture with a hand beater or electric mixer until fluffy.
  6. Spoon the shaving cream into a glass jar. Cover with a lid and store in a cool, dry place. Use as desired.

Source: Adapted from Dr. Axe DIY Essential Oil Recipes

Alternative: Replace the rosemary and peppermint with 15 drops lavender oil.

2. Eucalyptus-Peppermint Natural Shaving Cream

Eucalyptus gives this shave cream a congestion-clearing scent.

  • 1/2 cup shea butter
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon jojoba oil
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 5 drops eucalyptus essential oil
  • 15 drops lavender essential oil
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  1. Put the shea butter, coconut oil, and jojoba oil in a double boiler over low heat.
  2. Stir the oils until they become clear.
  3. Remove the oils from the heat.
  4. Stir in essential oils and baking soda.
  5. Refrigerate the mixture until it is white and solid.
  6. Whip the mixture with a hand mixer until light and fluffy.
  7. Refrigerate the mixture for another hour.
  8. Whip the mixture again until it resembles heavy whipped cream.
  9. Spoon shaving cream into a glass jar.

3. Sandalwood Shaving Cream Recipe

Many men like the scent of sandalwood.

  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1/3 cup shea butter
  • 1 tablespoon unscented castile soap
  • 10 to 15 drops sandalwood essential oil
  1. Place the shea butter and coconut oil in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Whip with a mixer until well combined and it has fluffed up to almost triple it’s original amount (usually takes 3 to 5 minutes).
  3. Add the castile soap and essential oil. Whip again for 1 to 2 minutes or until well blended.
  4. Place shaving cream in a glass jar. Store covered. Use as desired.

4. DIY Natural Shaving Cream For Sensitive Skin

Try this shaving cream if you have sensitive skin.

  • 2/3 cup shea butter
  • 2/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup sweet almond oil
  • 1/4 cup baby unscented castile soap
  • A few drops Vitamin E oil
  • 20 drops lavender essential oil (men could use sandalwood)
  1. In a double boiler over low heat, melt the coconut oil and shea butter.
  2. Pour the mixture into a ceramic or glass bowl and place in refrigerator. Let mixture solidify.
  3. Remove from refrigerator.
  4. Add almond oil, castile soap, and lavender essential oil.
  5. Using a hand mixer, whip the mixture until fluffy.
  6. Put into a glass jar and use as needed for shaving.

5. Homemade Shaving Cream For Women

  • 2/3 cup organic unrefined shea butter
  • 2/3 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons baking soda (it exfoliates)
  • 10 drops essential oil of your choice
  1. Place the shea butter, coconut oil, and olive oil in a double boiler over medium low heat.
  2. Stir until melted. Remove from heat.
  3. Stir in essential oil.
  4. Put the double boiler in the refrigerator for 2 to 4 hours and let the mixture begin to solidify.
  5. When the mixture is firm, remove it from the refrigerator.
  6. Use an electric mixer to whip the mixture for about a minute. The consistency will be like thin cupcake icing.
  7. Add the baking soda. Continue to whip for another 30 to 60 seconds.
  8. Scoop the cream into clean glass containers. Put on the lids and place the containers in the fridge over night.

Note: You can store the shaving cream at room temperature, unless it starts to melt, in which case put it in the refrigerator to resolidify.

6. DIY Natural Shaving Cream Recipe

  • 1/3 cup shea butter
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons olive, jojoba, or almond oil
  • 2 tablespoons liquid castile soap
  • a few drops essential oils of choice
  1. Place shea butter and coconut oil in a double boiler and melt over low heat, stirring occasionally.
  2. Add olive oil and stir until fully blended.
  3. Remove mixture from heat.
  4. Pour it into a medium glass bowl. Place the bowl in the refrigerator until the mixture is solid.
  5. Remove from refrigerator.
  6. Whip the mixture, using a mixer, until fluffy (about 3 to 4 minutes).
  7. Whip in castile soap and essential oils.
  8. Place the shaving cream in a clean glass container that has a lid. Store in a cool, dry place.

7. Lotion Shave Cream

  • 1/2 cup shea butter
  • 1/3 cup sweet almond oil or melted coconut oil
  • 10 drops essential oils of choice
  1. Place shea butter in a bowl. Whip it with a mixer.
  2. While still whipping, slowly add the almond oil or melted coconut oil.
  3. Add essential oils and whip again.
  4. Pour shave cream into a glass container. Use as desired.

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How to make a shaving cream for men

Making homemade shaving cream gives you a say in what goes on your sensitive skin. Store-bought products are often pretty harsh and contain chemicals that you may not want anywhere near you, once you learn where their sources are from.

How to make a shaving cream for men

But with homemade shaving cream, you decide what’s in the blend. You decide how thick it is. You decide every component and mix to your heart’s content. Best of all, it’s incredibly easy to do. But let’s look at some pretty important decisions first.

Froth or Foam?

For lack of a better word, shaving “gel” has become something of a fading fad in the past few years. With rising straight razor popularity, there’s no surprise that homemade shaving cream is on the rise as well. This brings us to our first question: When shaving, do we want froth or foam?

What’s the difference? Froth is typically pretty watery and usually, contains a good amount of fluid in its mix. Some people prefer this since it takes less time to scrape through and ultimately melts away for a “cleaner” feel. Froths have their place and are excellent for shaving, but foams usually win the popularity contest by a mile.

A good foam should come to a stiff peak when you’re finished whipping it, not unlike when you make whipped cream. In fact, unless you’re using a tint, a bowl of freshly whipped cream and a bowl of homemade shaving cream should be nearly identical.

Thicken It Up

How to make a shaving cream for men

So how do we get our homemade shaving cream to this level? We aren’t going to be using actual cream, so we have to add something to add that stiffness, right? It’s less that and more a question of how thick you want it. If you prefer a shaving cream so thick that it’s like a shaving gel, you’ll need to work with non-castile soap bases.

If you have goats milk soap on hand, crumbling this and heating it until it melts will give you an excellent non-castile soap to use. Local farmers markets are an excellent source for these bars, and they usually come with their own scent already added. Find one you like, cut a small corner off and heat it down to liquid level. Using a soap base also helps clean as you shave.

However, if you don’t have access to a non-castile soap, you can still have a perfectly thick lather. Use of a foam pump rather than a typical soap pump will force air into the foam as it comes out, making it expand and fluff. This might be just a little bit easier than hunting down a milk based soap.

Sweet Smell of Success

How to make a shaving cream for men

Now that you’ve got a general idea of how thick you want your homemade shaving cream to be, what do you want to smell like all day? Essential oils are perfect for adding a heady aroma to your lather.

If you can’t find an essential oil you like, there are dozens of other additives that you can use. A twist of lime or a squeeze of orange juice isn’t out of the question, though the citric acid in these fruits may leave your shave feeling a little stingy. A splash of the cinnamon from your spice cabinet won’t hurt, either, as long as it’s mixed in well. If your garden has a particularly hefty load of a herb that you like, feel free to throw it in during the heating portion of our recipe. The natural oils will leach out into the mix, and the herbs can be strained out before the final mix is bottled.

Whatever you choose, do remember that overuse of essential oils can burn skin. You don’t want to use more than a few drops from an eyedropper in the entire recipe. Yes, this means that the scent is fairly mild, but it’s better to be milder. Otherwise, your skin might feel flaming for the rest of the day. Essential oils are incredibly concentrated substances. When making this recipe, it is probably best that you wear gloves when handling the essential oils bottle if you are not used to them.

Homemade Shaving Cream Recipe – Quick & Simple

How to make a shaving cream for men

Things you’ll need:

  • 3 ounces non-castille soap, scented or unscented.
  • 1/2 cup shea butter.
  • 2/3 cup coconut oil
  • Scent flavoring: essential oil, herbs, pressed flower petals, etc.
  • A very small amount of water.
  • A FOAMING soap pump, which can be found at any department store.
  • Small sauce pan.

How to Prepare It

Step 1

Melt your non-castille soap in the small saucepan with the heat on the lowest setting you have. If you have a double boiler, this works even better. Also, if you have shea butter, melt your coconut oil instead. If you are using a scented ingredient other than essential oil, go ahead and add it here.

Step 1.1.

If you used flower petals, herbs, or anything else that’s left anything other than a clear melted soap or oil, go ahead and strain your fluid through a thin sieve to cool in a bowl.

Step 2

Pour your melted fluid into a bowl four times larger than it needs to be. Mixing bowls are ideal for this, though very large cereal bowls may be used. Allow it to cool for just a few minutes. Three to five is usually plenty.

Step 3

Add your non-melted ingredients to your melted ones. While whipping with a fork, whisk or whatever your preferred whipping tool is, add your essential oil if you have not already scented your foam. Ten drops are enough for this particular blend. Any more will likely leave an unpleasant skin reaction.

Step 4

Using a funnel, pour your newly homemade shaving cream into a foam soap pump. Cap the bottle and admire your handwork! You’ve done it! This bottle should last for several shaves and has a long shelf life.

I hope our recommended recipe for a homemade shaving cream will help you use more natural shaving products in the future. Make sure to try it and let us know how well it worked.

Grooming one’s pubic hair involves a sensitive area; but with the right shaving tools, and the right shave regimen, you’ll be hair-free before you know it.

Shaving Your Pubic Hair

Armed with the right tools, like the All Purpose Gillette STYLER, shaving your pubic hair is pretty simple. Follow these steps to get great results every time:

Step 1: Select a fixed comb length on your body hair trimmer

Step 2: Trim your pubic hair

Trim your pubic hair. Trimming the hair before shaving can help prevent clogged blades. If you go straight to work without a trim, you’ll notice your blade clogging more often, and you’ll require more rinsing to clear those clogs.

Trimming will also prevent hairs from being pulled, reducing irritation and risk of nicks and cuts. Nobody wants nicks and cuts, but it’s especially important to avoid them when shaving…sensitive areas.

Step 3: Shower to soften hair, and make it easier to shave

The water will help soften your pubic hair (which can be wiry, that’s what separates it from facial hair. That, and the distance from your face) and make it easier for the razor to glide over your skin. Gillette STYLER is waterproof so you can trim in the shower.

Trimming in the shower will help with clean-up, too. Hair will collect near the drain, so you can easily grab it with a paper towel, or just wash it down.

Step 4: Lather Up with Shave Gel and get ready for your shave

A good lather helps to hydrate hairs, enhance razor glide, and protect your skin while you shave your pubic area. Let your shave gel sit on the area you’re shaving for a bit, to let it work its magic.

Once your hair is soft, check your blade and make sure you’re ready for action.

Step 5: Check for Dull Blades

Blade feeling dull or lubrication strips looking faded? It may be time for you to swap your blade attachment before you begin. If you’re planning to shave in the shower, check your blades before you get in, nobody likes mopping up after themselves if you have to get out of the shower between shaving steps.

Sharp blades will help ensure your razor glides smoothly through your hair. A dull blade will increase your risk of tug and pull, which, in turn, increases your risk of nicks and cuts. Even worse, dull blades can lead to post-shave irritation.

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Step 6: Shave with Light, Gentle Strokes

Step 7: Rinse Your Blades Often

Step 8: Pull Your Skin Taut

Step 9: Reapply Shave Gel As Needed

Step 10: Rinse, Dry, and Moisturize

Rinse off the area you shaved. A quick rinse will let you examine your handiwork, while pulling away any stray hairs that might have gotten caught up in your shave gel.

Moisturizing after shaving your pubic area is critical – it helps soothe the skin. Adding a moisturizer to your manscaping routine will help prevent itching and dry skin when your hair starts to grow back.

Dry your skin thoroughly, too. Not that you’d put your boxers back on wet, but if on the off chance you were planning to, you run the risk of rubbing your freshly shaved skin, which can cause irritation.

There seems to be a trend with men who become interested in boutique beauty products: they come to appreciate the quality and dignity of hand-made products, and eventually figure out:

Hey—I can do this myself!

In my field of barbering, I often see men become interested in traditional wet shaving, buy some excellent handmade products such as shaving soaps, and then experiment with making their own.

So, to help you along on your journey, here is a super-simple recipe to make a smooth and natural shaving cream that has no harmful or unnatural chemicals. They make a great addition to your morning routine, and–if you’ve got a significant other in your life–an thoughtful and intimate gift.

What You’ll Need

  • Shea nut oil or Shea butter (2/3 cup)
  • Coconut oil (2/3 cup)
  • Olive oil or grapeseed oil (1/4 cup)
  • Your favorite essential oil, such as juniper, lavender, jasmine, mint, and so on (15 or 16 drops)
  • Baking soda (2 tablespoons)

What To Do

You ready for this? These will literally be the simplest instructions you will ever encounter.

Heat the the coconut oil and the Shea nut oil in a pot until it melts into a semi-solid mixture, and then add olive oil. Mix liquid, and then add 15 or 16 drops of your chosen essential oil.

Pour the cream from the pot into a container, give it another mixing, and then leave it in the refrigerator to firm up. Once the mass has hardened, remove from the fridge to cool.

Add your two tablespoons of baking soda to the mixture, and pour the cream into to a standing electric mixer and mix until the mass is fluffy. When it starts to look like cake icing, you’re in good shape.

There you go!

Buy some jars, make some personalized stickers, and hand them out to people who you think would appreciate the gift. Just be sure to tell them it’s a natural product, without chemicals—so be sure to use it within three or four weeks!

This guest post was written by our friend Matthew Morris. He’s a career coach and barber instructor in California.

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How to make a shaving cream for men

There’s a saying that I just made up: “Your shave is only as good as the cream you use.” It might not be age-old, but in my experience, it’s true. Shaving is not something that many of us particularly like to do, but almost all of us do it. Whether you’re shaving your whole face, detailing around a beard, or taking a razor to other parts of your body, using the best shaving cream for men can make all the difference.

A good shaving cream should work double duty to provide the best shaving experience. It needs to contain ingredients that protect and hydrate your skin (to cut down on irritation) and also make the less-than-exciting experience of shaving a little easier and more pleasurable. And it would always give you a close shave. We’ve tested hundreds of shaving creams and here are the best.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Okay, it’s not a cream, but this gel quickly lathers into an airy foam so it doesn’t feel sticky. Ingredients like aloe and cucumber help to cool and soothe skin, which makes it good for anyone prone to sensitivity.

How to make a shaving cream for men

If you’re going old school with your razor, go old school with your cream, too. A thicker cream will help protect your face from nicks and cuts. Proraso has been making shaving cream for around 70 years and it’s still one of the very best shaving creams on the market.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Coconut oil lends this cream a thick, luxurious texture and hydrates skin as well as protecting it against nicks and cuts. Willow bark extract adds anti-inflammatory properties which calms down irritation.

How to make a shaving cream for men

This transparent gel contains fatty acids to protect and strengthen your skin barrier, and it cuts down on the need to use a pre-shave oil. It doesn’t lather like a cream, but it still gives a top notch smooth shave.

How to make a shaving cream for men

This cream is surprisingly thick and creates a protective barrier between your skin and your razor. The cooling sensation comes from peppermint and menthol to help cut down on post-shave irritation.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Sure you could use any old shaving cream, but this one is specifically formulated to use on your head. It’s lightweight and easy to spread over a large area, but still rich enough to give a close, smooth shave without irritating your scalp.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Bevel products are designed for men who are prone to razor bumps and this ultra-moisturizing shave cream uses aloe vera to soothe skin on contact. The bottle is small, but the formula super-rich, so a little goes a long way.

How to make a shaving cream for men

A lather-free shave lotion like this will allow you to see your face better and get a more consistent shave without missing spots. It also contains essential oils to help moisturize and protect skin even after you’re done shaving.

How to make a shaving cream for men

The menthol in this buttery-soft cream helps to control that uncomfortable heat that can come from dragging a razor across your face. The formula is slick and designed to improve glide to further cut down in razor burn.

How to make a shaving cream for men

This thick shaving cream is specifically designed to keep sensitive skin calm during and after you shave. There’s no alcohol, which could dry or irritate skin, and aloe which soothes skin and keep it hydrated during the shave.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Ideal for maintaining and shaping facial hair, this transparent lotion allows you to get all the details right. It’s perfect for line-ups, goatees and beards since you can see exactly where you’re shaving.

How to make a shaving cream for men

Think of this as the kind of cream you’d see in a barber shop, but without the need for a shaving brush. Even though it’s very thick, this traditional-style cream washes off easily and doesn’t leave a film on your skin like some old-school varieties can. It contains coconut oil and essential oils to improve glide and moisturize skin.

How to make a shaving cream for men

This gel-to-foam formula is lightweight and rinses off quickly, but still gives you the rich lather you want for a comfortable shave. It contains plant extracts like aloe vera to help soothe skin and it’s alcohol-free to help cut down on post-shave irritation.

How to make a shaving cream for men

The natural ingredients in this shaving cream help keep skin soothed and redness at bay, both during and after your shave. The lather is rich—you’re able to use less of it than you think you need, and yet still get a close, comfortable shave.

How to make a shaving cream for men

This super rich cream is packed with skin protecting African black soap and shea butter to help keep skin smooth and calm during the shave. It’s super thick, but that’s the point—to create a protective film that’s hydrating, yet still easy to rinse off.