“We’ll stop making razor blades when we can’t keep making them better”, said King C. Gillette. The tagline reads “Gillette the best a man can get“. Since 1900 Gillette has seen tremendous amounts of innovation in the razor blades. And continues to do the same with their shaving gel range.
Container and Product Specification
The Gel comes in a metal spray bottle with a plastic lid, in a green and silver label. The price is Rs 229. The product is available at any store or online on Amazon, Flipkart, Nykaa, and Cilory.
The Gillette Series Sensitive Shave gel comes with a 3X action formula, Gillette Series Sensitive Shave Gel hydrates, protects, and soothes your skin. Formulated with aloe, Series sensitive shave gel helps protect your skin against the 5 signs of shaving irritation, nicks, and cuts, tightness, redness, burning, and stinging. For an incredibly comfortable shave, use Gillette series sensitive shave gel with a Gillette Mach 3 razor.
Ingredients table includes water/Eau, Palmitic acid, triethanolamine, Isopentane, Glyceryl Oleate, Stearic Acid, Isobutane, Sorbitol, Fragrance/Parfum, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Peg-90m, Peg-23m, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Blue 1.
Ingredients Benefits and Warnings-
Aloe vera gel – The Sensitive shave gel has aloe vera Gel. Aloe vera gel protects sensitive skin, gives a smooth glow, and helps treats cuts, burns, small abrasions, inflammatory acne, and sunburns. While nourishing the dry skin
Palmitic acid– acts as an emollient, softening the skin and helps retain moisture by forming an occlusive layer.
Triethanolamine – adds body to the cream and make it last longer.
Isopentane – is a watery colorless liquid that has gas like odor and floats on water. While also being flammable, irritant, and health and environmental hazard.
Glyceryl Oleate – is present in naturally occurring oils and fats. It is amber or pale yellow liquid and helps to form emulsions by reducing the surface tension of the substances to be emulsified. It also functions as a skin conditioning agent.
Stearic Acid – acts as a good emulsion stabilizing agent. Having thickening properties it also has a soft, pearly, and cooling effect on the skin.
Isobutane – neutralizes the stinky smell of aerosol, other than being flammable.
Sorbitol– Is a major ingredient in confectionery. It protects the substance against hardening and cooling effect.
Hydroxyethylcellulose – Makes crystal clear serums and is safe by Cosmetic Ingredient Review.
Polyethylene Glycol – acts as emollients, emulsifiers, and as vehicles that help deliver the product deeper into the skin.
Blue 1 – is a color additive safe for cosmetic use.
While the product is crafted for Men’s use. It also has extensive use for women as a body shaving gel. The product specifically aims for sensitive skin, making it excellent to use for all skin types including sensitive. It avoids razor burns, cuts, heals, and gives a smooth finish. Its packaging makes it very effective to use it in little quantity that goes for a long time.
- can be used for sensitive skin, possesses skin healing properties
- Has aloe vera gel which soothes and repairs the skin
- Is affordable
- Safe for feminine use too
- A little amount goes a long way
- Has some ingredients which are flammable in nature
I’ll give it 4.75/5, I would unquestionably recommend you to use it. If you are looking for a gel that saves and soothes your skin, this is what you’re looking for.