FROM THE PROS
TAKE A POST-SHAVE PLUNGE
Ice water constricts blood vessels and closes up hair follicles, leaving your face smoother, says dermatologist Gary Goldenberg. Face-plant in a sink filled with cold water for 15s.
LEARN YOUR PARTS
The spiral of hair on the crown of your head tells you which direction the hair grows. Part your hair that way, says barber Carl Degrasso.Two spirals? Part it any way you want.
MAKE A SHARP ASSESSMENT
If you work outdoors, then your skin is tougher than most guys' because of exposure to the elements. You'll have to replace your razor more often (think: 7-10 uses).