How often do you shave?

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#1 Edited by Behardy24 (5324 posts) -

I shave every 3-5 days. What about you?

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#2 Edited by ferrari2001 (17763 posts) -

I don't shave. I will trim my beard every week or 2 so I keep it looking nice but I haven't shaved in over a year.

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#3 Edited by Ballroompirate (25949 posts) -

If I'm going for the clean shaven look, usually every 2-3 days. If I'm growing out my Commander Riker beard I usually trim that every 2 weeks.

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#4 Edited by BluRayHiDef (10839 posts) -

I shave the sides of my face and my neck once per week. I trim my mustache and chin-beard once per week.

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#5 Posted by lostrib (49999 posts) -

every 2 or 3 days

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#6 Edited by Sword-Demon (7007 posts) -

I shave about once a week

I trim my goatee maybe every month or two

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#7 Posted by Master_Live (18821 posts) -

Once every month or so.

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#8 Edited by AmazonTreeBoa (16745 posts) -

I shave every 3-4 days and I use this.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000NL0T1G/ref=oh_details_o03_s00_i01?ie=UTF8&psc=1

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#9 Posted by the_bi99man (11244 posts) -

I don't shave, but I maintain with Raid spray every now and again.

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#10 Posted by LittleMac19 (1638 posts) -

Haven't shaved since February, have a decent goatee but I can't seem to grow anything on my cheeks which really makes me mad.

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#11 Edited by megagene (23153 posts) -

When I don't have a beard, I shave once a week. By the end of the week I have a nice stubbly look going. Then I shave it off and start the cycle over again. When I have a beard, I just shave my neck and neaten up my neck line once a week or so.

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#12 Posted by plageus900 (2434 posts) -

I shave everyday.

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#13 Posted by foxhound_fox (97003 posts) -

Once every two to three weeks. I have very sensitive skin and don't shave unless I really need to.

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#14 Posted by elkoldo (1800 posts) -

@the_bi99man: That's so fucking creepy, made the hair on my body stand on end...

On topic, twice a week I guess.

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#15 Posted by indzman (27735 posts) -

@plageus900 said:

I shave everyday.

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#16 Posted by chaoscougar1 (37597 posts) -

Every two days

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#17 Posted by korvus (10998 posts) -

I have sensitive skin so shaving everyday is really painful. Mostly every 2-3 days but after 2 days I already look like I haven't shaved in a week =P At least it looks nice and even, not all patchy...

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#18 Edited by SolidSnake35 (58797 posts) -

Every three to five days. I'd do it more often but it's not comfortable.

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#19 Edited by Jd1680a (5958 posts) -

Twice a week.

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#20 Edited by ShepardCommandr (4939 posts) -

Rarely very rarely

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#21 Edited by Horgen (117203 posts) -

Maybe 3 times a week.

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#22 Posted by mattykovax (22693 posts) -

@megagene said:

When I don't have a beard, I shave once a week. By the end of the week I have a nice stubbly look going. Then I shave it off and start the cycle over again. When I have a beard, I just shave my neck and neaten up my neck line once a week or so.

This. I look best with a beard shadow look going on but its not something you can really maintain.

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#23 Posted by Ariabed (2121 posts) -

I don't shave I use clippers, razors give me horrible skin, i usually grow a full beard and moustache it gets quite thick, then I trim it all down to a grade 1 so it's not totally clean shaven. It takes 10 years off me.

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#24 Posted by bowchicka07 (1104 posts) -

Sometimes once a week but sometimes I let it grow for a few weeks while keeping it trimmed.

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#25 Posted by ad1x2 (6706 posts) -

I shave with a Fusion Sunday night and from Tuesday to Friday I use an electric razor. When I was 18 I could go three days without shaving before it would show.

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#26 Posted by sukraj (27501 posts) -

Every 2 days

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#27 Posted by jasean79 (2593 posts) -

Every other day. And this good too, because with the cost of replacement razors these days (I use the Gillette Mach 4 Turbo), I'd be broke a helluva lot more quickly.

How do they figure that $18 for 8 replacement cartridges is a fair price? Thieving bastards.

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#28 Posted by comp_atkins (34681 posts) -

once or twice a week. i'm too lazy to do it every day

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#29 Posted by Diablo-B (4063 posts) -

Once a week. I use an electric trimmer so can keep some peach fuzz stubble

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#30 Edited by IceAxe18 (622 posts) -

I shave every day

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#31 Posted by sammyjenkis898 (28392 posts) -

Every three days. Sometimes I'll wait longer to get a closer shave.

And sometimes I'll just be lazy and not shave (like now).

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#32 Edited by Celldrax (15043 posts) -

Every 2 - 3 weeks with an electric trimmer to keep the beard shortened down.

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#33 Edited by tocool340 (21188 posts) -

I trim whenever I look in the mirror and notice my facial hair is growing out of control or on special occasions. I could go a month without trimming to trimming once a week...

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#34 Edited by yokofox33 (30774 posts) -

I shaved for the first time in like 4 months yesterday. I had a pretty nice beard going, but my boss finally asked me to shave it. Said it was starting to look unprofessional and too wild. So I trimmed it. Still a pretty full and healthy beard, but just much shorter and neater.

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#35 Edited by korvus (10998 posts) -

For the ones who do clean shave, what do you use? Electric razor, cartridge, etc...I've used a Mach 3 since I started shaving and recently switched to a Fusion but my skin gets so irritated afterwards that if I need to shave 2 days in a row I'm screwed...I've been thinking of buying an electric razor but those are never good for the clean shave look.

A few days ago I started reading about DE's and pretty much everyone who uses them swears by them. Does any of you uses them, and if so, what are your thoughts?

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#36 Posted by Glitter (355 posts) -

I shave whenever, but I may start shaving more often now.

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#37 Edited by solidruss (24082 posts) -

I shave everyday, the goatee gets trimmed weekly

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#38 Edited by sukraj (27501 posts) -

@comp_atkins said:

once or twice a week. i'm too lazy to do it every day

me too I hate shaving.

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#39 Edited by Behardy24 (5324 posts) -

@sukraj said:

@comp_atkins said:

once or twice a week. i'm too lazy to do it every day

me too I hate shaving.

Same here. Shaving is the worst and I grow a ton of facial hair. But I hate facial hair on my face more, so I have to shave.

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#41 Edited by Amnesiac23 (8436 posts) -

I'm a woman and it is summer. So I shave everyday now. :( I miss winter time. lol

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#42 Posted by Chutebox (43467 posts) -

Once a week. I'm lazy as shit when it comes to shaving.

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#43 Posted by Byshop (18488 posts) -

Spambot Necro Bump.

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#44 Edited by Gaming-Planet (19120 posts) -

@Byshop said:

Spambot Necro Bump.

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@Byshop said:

Spambot Necro Bump.

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Forget to lock?

I have no idea what you're talking about... ;)

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