The beauty world has given us some appalling trends that have become quite the rage lately. From rainbow eyelashes to sunset hair and dyed eyebrows, everything from the bizarre to beautiful is getting popular. But did you ever anticipate women shaving their face to achieve gorgeous skin? Nah! Turns out, in the pursuit of beautiful skin, the world will go to any lengths. If you thought that shaving was reserved for the men alone, here’s more on the trend that will change your views…
 

What is it?

What is it?

Face shaving involves using a gentle facial razor to shave your peach fuzz.

You might assume this trend is new but you’ll be surprised to learn that celebs like Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor were quite vocal about their face shaving routine because of its anti-ageing powers.

 

What are the benefits?

What are the benefits?

This shaving technique is known to remove deep layers of dead skin so it automatically works as an exfoliator. This, in turn, improves your complexion and makes your skin smooth. Since shaving involves exfoliation, it also has the power to slow down your skin clock through cell turnover.

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How it’s done

How it’s done

Start by wetting your face so the hair becomes soft. Apply a gel/crème all over the area you wish to shave and then follow it up by using the facial razor in the direction of growth. Rinse off, moisturise your face and voila! You have clean shaven skin!

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