Top 10 Eco-Friendly Shaving Products

May 03, 2010
Shaving products like other skin care products are sources of great amount of waste and substances that harm the environment and health. There are many ways to become more environmentally-friendly and look great at the same time. Here is top ten eco-friendly shaving products.


You can become more environmentally conscious by using EverBlade tool that is designed to keep blades from the razor sharp longer and thus saving your money and saving the environment from unnecessary waste.

All you need is to place your razor on the EverBlade after each use and it will keep the razor sharp.

The device also does not require any electricity or batteries, being on of the most eco-friendly shaving products for everyday use.

Recycline Preserve Razor Triple

The Recycline Preserve Razor Triple is another eco-friendly product for shaving that is meant for men, who prefer wet shaving and want to save the environment.

The handle of the razor is made of the recycled plastics, most of which comes from Stonyfield Farms organic yoghurt cups. You can also contribute to further recycling of the products by sending back the used Recycline Preserve Razor Triple to the company with a postage-paid label.

Though the blades of the Preserve razor are not recyclable, the Presreve Replacement Triple Blades also fit Personna® Acti-Flexx® and Gillette® Sensor®.

Sol Shaver Solar Razor

One more option for environmentally-conscious men is to use a razor that is powered by sun such as Sol Shaver Solar Razor.

Electric razors require charging, which uses electric energy, while solar-powered razor gets its power from the sun's heat.

The Sol Shaver Solar Razor may become particularly useful for active men, who spend a lot of time outdoors. The compact design allows taking it along just anywhere.

DOVO Straight Razor

Many men turn to straight razors, since it is believed to be more masculine. Nowadays, straight razors are also considered to be more eco-friendly shaving product.

Straight razors were used long ago and now many men see them as a work of art and a green option that does not require energy or batteries.

Dovo Straight Razor feature stainless steel blade and stylish wood handle for brave and self-confident men.

Wind 'N Go Freedom Shaver

Using electric razor is more eco-friendly option than wet shaving because it saves water and uses minimum electricity. Still you can reduce even this small amount of electricity by using Wind 'N Go Freedom Shaver that does not require batteries or electricity.

The human powered razor uses the dynamo charging system or back-up home and car power adapters.

All you have to do is to wind it up for 1 minute and you can shave. Wind 'N Go Freedom Shaver is especially useful for travel because you can use it everywhere.

Pacific Shaving Company Shaving Oil

Men, who want to try something different from shaving creams and gels, may try new natural option such as natural shaving oil from Pacific Shaving Company.

All Natural Shaving Oil consists of essential oils that not only provides close and smooth shave, but also reduces the risk of cuts, nicks and razor burn. The shaving oil moisturizes skin and does not require water to wash it away.

Besides the small 2 oz. bottle is enough for up to 400 shaves and it usually requires only 6 to 8 drops for a shave. It is very convenient for travelling and water-saving for the environment.

Burt's Bees Natural Skin Care for Men Dopp Kit Essentials

Burt's Bees Natural Skin Care For Men is a complete set of men's shaving skin care products that uses only natural ingredients, such as essential oils.

Enriched with vitamins, aloe vera, coconut oil and other natural oils, all the products moisturize your skin and keep it healthy.

The kit includes soap, shaving cream, body wash, aftershave and lip balms.

Van Der Hagen Glycerin Shave Soap

Using shaving soap is greener option to shaving creams, because it is biodegradable, can be used for a long time and does not require a lot of packaging.

Van Der Hagen Glycerin Shave Soap is hypoallergenic shaving soap, enriched with vitamin E and oat extract that protects your skin, especially if you have sensitive skin. Together with a shaving brush, this shaving soap can serve you for long.

Herban Cowboy AfterShave Balm

Herban Cowboy AfterShave Balm is made of organic ingredients that are eco-friendly.
The aftershave balm contains organic carrot, cucumber, shea butter that cares for men's skin and keeps it healthy.

A nice dusk-scented balm leaves skin moisturized and dries matte.

Jack Black Electric Shave Enhancer

All natural Jack Black Electric Shave Enhancer is a shaving product meant for use with electric razors.

The Jack Black balm provides proper moisturizing effect, reduces irritation and friction, and improves shave. It feels soothing on the skin and does not leave oily stains.The balm contains all natural ingredients such as natural witch hazel, oat kernel flour, lavender and linseed extract, sunflower seed oil and glycerin.

Besides, Jack Black Electric Shave Enhancer is fragrance-free, which is good for the environment.