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How do you sterilize a razor?
Last Updated: 26th July, 2021
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Consequently, how do you sterilize a razor at home?
- Rinse off the blades with hot water.
- Add a dab of dish soap to the blades, and scrub the razor witha toothbrush to remove any grime.
- Wash the soap off the razor using hot water again, then apply acleaning agent like rubbing alcohol or hydrogen peroxide.
how often should you change your razor? According to InStyle, any tugging, nicking, or rustingis a general sign that it's time to change our your blade.While many companies like Gillette state that it can take anywherefrom 5 - 10 shaves before you should swap out yourrazor, others sites like GroomingLounge.com state that it canbe as often as 3 - 4 uses.
Thereof, what do you soak a razor in?
Soak your razor in a solution of eitherbleach and water or vinegar and water (don't mix bleach and vinegartogether, it creates a chemical reaction that produces dangerousfumes) for 5 to 10 minutes. If using bleach, dilute a teaspoon infour cups of water; vinegar can be mixed in equal parts with thewater.
Can you clean a razor with hydrogen peroxide?
Leave the blade to soak for 5-10minutes. It's okay to soak an entire shaving razorin the alcohol, vinegar or hydrogen peroxide solution. Thiswill eat away at dried gunk around the handle and base ofthe blades, effectively cleaning it allover.