Essential Oil Treatments for Aftershave (Barber’s Rash)
Also commonly referred to as razor burn, it affects those who shave their body and facial hair after using improper shaving methods or blunt blades. The result is a red inflamed skin with itchy blisters, bumps and rashes that burn and hurt. Essential oils are a natural way of healing and soothing aftershave instantly.
Essential oils used include: Sandalwood – East Indian and Sandalwood – Australian among others, which contain healing and antibacterial properties. They calm the skin and prevent irritation and razor burns. The result is a comfortable and close shaving experience. Sandalwood essential oil is also effective in preventing itching after a shave.