When to change MACH 3 Blades to get best shave ?

When to change MACH 3 Blades to get best shave ?

How often do I need to change my razor blade? This is one of the most common  questions men ask when it comes to wet shaving. And it’s also one of the most important points to consider, whether you’re new to wet shaving, or if you’ve been shaving for years. Because the sharpness of the blade makes all the difference to the experience of shaving and the smoothness of your skin once you’ve finished. Some men take too long to change blade and others change too often then necessary. Here, we will clear up the confusion for shaver to change razor blades.

How long Does MACH 3 Razor blade last ?

How long does MACH 3 razor blade last? This is always be based on the number of shaves, not the number of days or weeks. Ideally, you want to change your razor blade after 5-6 shaves. Gillette actually recommends 5-7 shaves, but this is just a instruction and it actually depends more to the thickness and density of your facial hair. Generally, the thicker and denser your hair, the faster your blade will wear out and need replacement.

However, if your hair is dense but soft, or sparse but thick. When considering how often you should change the blade on a razor, if you find yourself having to “jerk” the razor across your skin, that is a sure sign that the blade has gone. Dragging is what occurs when blades aren't sharp often enough to cut hairs. You should be always able to glide razor effortlessly.

How to make MACH 3 Blades last longer?

Simple steps like rinsing blades and keeping them dry you can get more value from your blades and make them last longer. I have made a detailed blog on How to make your MACH 3 Shaving blades to last longer 

 

 

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