First ever shave

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  1. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

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    Self explanatory. My first shave ever. Bic disposable, white and yellow razor. Do not recommend.
     
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  2. steve207

    steve207 Well-Known Member

    Bic disposable and barbrsol in a can what else no after shave what a bloody mess it was cuts razor burn not good my dad was too lazy to teach to shave he just gave me the razor and cream and said have at it that's my first shave.
     
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  3. brit

    brit in a box

    cool mustache Ryan..;)
     
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  4. feeltheburn

    feeltheburn Well-Known Member

    I don't have a picture of it but I did something similar. I was probably around 5 and my Dad's DE was always there on the sink. I remember it had a black handle and an adjustment knob that for some reason I really wanted to turn. I only cut my finger a little.

    My first shave was with a Norelco electric. Not sure how much yours hurt but mine may not have been far behind. Never used one of those again.
     
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  5. BigMike

    BigMike Well-Known Member

    Nice.
    I don't remember mine. But a few years back I went to visit my brother and brought an extra DE with me, sans blade, so that my 5 year old nephew could have a 3 pass shave with me.
     
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  6. brit

    brit in a box

    i remember a can of foamy and a bic disposable..vaguely.i do remember i didn't shave again for a while.not very pleasant..i was 13..
     
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  7. Sara-s

    Sara-s This Pun for Hire

    Some sort of pink disposable thing and whatever shave foam my father had in the house. I guess I was about 13.
     
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  8. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    Can't recall needing to until boot camp. First I bought for myself was the Schick Slim Twin. Have used it since, would not go back.
     
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  9. BlueShaver

    BlueShaver Premature Latheration Sufferer

    Cool memory P.O.M.

    I have no recollection of mine tbh.
    I do know it was by myself though. No father figure to show me the way.
     
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  10. efsk

    efsk Active Member

    First ever shave was electrial. Was so horrid I switched to cartridges immediately.
     
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  11. timabababaluka

    timabababaluka No exceptions. Except.....

    My first was an electric Remington Microscreen. Total overkill; at age 16 I could have wiped that fuzz away with a paper towel. Wish I had that 16 year old's beard now--and his hair ;)
     
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  12. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I really cannot recall shaving before joining the army. Then I used Palmolive Lime from a can and a Schick L.
     
  13. Angelo85

    Angelo85 Well-Known Member

    My very first shave ever was with a Schick Quattro with a can of Barbasol at age 18. In my teen years I had a full on beard; then when I turned 18 I shaved it off.
     
  14. CrustyCat

    CrustyCat Well-Known Member

    1984?? Man. I was a senior in high school then.
     
  15. CrustyCat

    CrustyCat Well-Known Member

    Had to shave when I went to boot camp. I dry shaved the whole time.
     

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