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Is it true that rubbing a disposable razor against jeans will make it last longer? There's a post on reddit saying that it does.

cherokeepatti · 61-69, F
I’ve heard that and think it dries any water and also helps to remove any hair stuck in the double or triple blades. Not sure if sharpens the blades. They say to extend the use of the razor blades make sure they are dried after using.
cherokeepatti · 61-69, F
[@645510,Longpatrol] sometimes I save up to $10 while stocking up things. Has to be a good price with the coupons and something I use or I’m not buying it.
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
[@16806,cherokeepatti] smart move that
cherokeepatti · 61-69, F
[@645510,Longpatrol] I have donated some of my stuff to tornado victims when they were in need so I do keep extras of things that will not expire.
carpediem · 61-69, M
Didn't realize disposable razors caused so much drama. I Thought were DISPOSABLE
4meAndyou · F
[@112526,carpediem] I have used the same daisy shaver for 5 years now. They stay sharp enough for my armpits, but I would not want to do my face with it if I were a guy.
Keepitsimple · 51-55, F
For a dollar why don’t you just go out and buy a new one?
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
[@11509,Keepitsimple] A set costs $8-$10
Keepitsimple · 51-55, F
[@645510,Longpatrol] Thats what it costs to be a woman every month....you can swing $10.
BigImo · 22-25, F
Idk I usually take the jeans off before I get to that point
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
[@1040191,BigImo] lol
Northwest · M
It's on reddit, why question it?
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
I question because it's reddit 😂😂[@9416,Northwest]
kablan · 51-55, M
Straight edge razor or laser hair removal which if done with a real laser not ipl can get rid of 80 of hair you will still have to shave and hair comes in patchy thin fine I k ow I did it 20 times
Toepatrol · 26-30, M
Laser's not an option for me, it's expensive as fuck where I'm from[@1013041,kablan]
kablan · 51-55, M
[@645510,Longpatrol] it cost me 150 a treatment to do my entire face and front of neck I went once a month for 3 then every 6 weeks for4 then every 8 weeks for another 4 I did 20 treatments in total I had it done at mystic valley dermatology in boston Massachusetts
MrBrownstone · 41-45, M
I’ve heard putting it in baby oil keeps it sharp
MrBrownstone · 41-45, M
[@645510,Longpatrol] I guess so
cherokeepatti · 61-69, F
[@1149,MrBrownstone] the oil probably helps to keep the metal from deteriorating so quickly because water can help to break down the metal.
CBarson · 46-50
[@645510,Longpatrol] yes, it is not use that causes the blade to dull quickly, but, rather, rust. Oiling the blade (as with any blade) prolongs usefulness, but disposable razors are fairly dull to begin with so don't expect too much
Baremine · 70-79, C
Would act like a straup. Leather is used to fine sharpen razor blades to start with.
spjennifer · 56-60, T
The $2 razor won't last any longer but the $50 jeans definitely won't either!
kablan · 51-55, M
Aspirin let it resolve in water good chemical exfoliant and it soothes skin
Picklebobble2 · 56-60, M
It's done to remove any lint balls on them as far as i'm aware
Thevy29 · 36-40, M
I've heard of it, never tried it myself.
MarkPaul · 22-25, M
The razor: yes. The jeans: no.
FreeSpirit1 · 51-55, F
Leather pants...maybe. 🤷‍♀️
JesseInTX · 51-55, M
I just dispose of them

 
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