Natural, Alcohol-Free Shaving Cream for Smooth Shaves

Natural, Alcohol-Free Shaving Cream for Smooth Shaves

Winter is here, and the harsh cold air outside, combined with indoor heating, can strip the skin of its natural moisture, leaving it dry and sensitive. For many, this makes shaving a painful ordeal, leaving skin irritated and sensitive.

Traditional shaving creams and gels often contain alcohol and harsh chemicals that exacerbate this problem, causing redness, razor burns, and ingrown hairs. This is where a high-quality shaving cream becomes essential, and we have the perfect solution that's not only effective but also natural and soothing.

Here's why this blend is perfect for irritation-free shaving:

Pure Castile Liquid Soap: A gentle cleanser that is 100% natural, made from saponified vegetable oils and it contains no fragrances, colourants or preservatives. It creates a rich lather that helps the razor glide smoothly over the skin, reducing the risk of cuts and irritation.

Cocamidopropyl Betaine: provides a gentle, moisturising, and richly foaming lather that ensures a smooth, close shave while minimising irritation and dryness.

Frankincense Hydrosol: Known for its anti-inflammatory properties, frankincense hydrosol soothes irritated skin and reduces redness, making it ideal for post-shave comfort.

Aloe Vera Liquid-Gel: Renowned for its healing and moisturising properties. It moisturises the skin, promotes healing of any nicks or cuts, has anti-inflammatory properties that calm irritated skin and prevents dryness.

Vegetable Glycerine: This humectant draws moisture into the skin and provides softening and lubricating benefits. It creates a protective barrier on the skin, keeping it hydrated during and after shaving, and combating the drying effects of winter air.

Jojoba Oil: Rich in essential vitamins, as well as antioxidants and fatty acids, jojoba oil helps soften the hair and provides deep hydration to the skin. It soothes irritation and prevents razor bumps and cuts by providing a protective layer between the skin and the blade.

Sweet Orange Essential Oil: With its antibacterial and antiseptic properties, sweet orange essential oil helps prevent infections from minor cuts and leaves a refreshing scent.

Lavender Essential Oil: Besides its lovely fragrance, lavender essential oil offers anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and astringent properties, making for a relaxing shaving experience.

Nourishing, Natural Shaving Aid

100 ml Castile Liquid Soap

30 ml Frankincense Hydrosol

35 ml Aloe Vera Liquid-Gel

20 ml Vegetable Glycerine

5 ml Jojoba Oil

5 Drops Sweet Orange Essential Oil

5 Drops Lavender Essential Oil

1.5 ml Geogard 221

5 ml Cocamidopropyl Betaine

1 Pump Bottle

In a bowl, combine the Castile liquid soap, cocamidopropyl betaine, aloe vera liquid gel and the frankincense hydrosol. Stir gently until well combined.

Incorporate the vegetable glycerine and jojoba oil, mixing thoroughly to achieve a smooth consistency.

Add the sweet orange and lavender essential oils. Mix well to ensure the oils are evenly distributed throughout the cream. 

Finally, add your Geogard and mix well.

Transfer your shaving aid to an airtight container. Store in a cool, dry place and use as needed.

Application Tips

Pre-Shave: Cleanse your skin with warm water to open the pores and soften the hair.

During Shave: Apply a generous amount of shaving cream to the area, ensuring full coverage.

Post-Shave: Rinse with cool water to close the pores and pat dry. Follow up with a moisturising lotion if needed.

This DIY shaving cream will make sure your skin stays hydrated, healthy, and happy. Give it a try and transform your shaving experience.