Ask Aaron Q/A: Top shaving tips for the top lip and under the chin

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Kevin Spanner, from the USA, asks:

“Hi, can you describe your top lip and under chin routine? I’m having difficulty in those areas thanks.”


“Mr. Spanner,
Well, honestly I sport a Van Dyke, so I rarely shave those areas. However, when I do here is what I do. I prep the whole area as usual but on each pass of the upper lip make sure to stretch the upper lip as much as possible, and instead of going directly against the grain go slightly angled. So if north is fully against the grain go northeast or northwest. For the chin tilt your head up, stretching the skin, as well as draw your lower lip into you mouth. This also flattens your chin making it easier to shave. I hope these help!

Smooth Shaving,

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