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5. Apply Lots of Shaving Cream
If you have to go over an area twice, Girdler recommends reapplying gel or cream—enough to coat your entire leg and keep skin from peeking through. Ni'Kita Wilson, a cosmetic chemist in New York City, points out that body wash, shampoo, or conditioner can lubricate skin, too.