Best Shaver for 5 OClock shadow
Every man knows that nothing will ever beat a good old fashioned straight blade shave from your local barber shop. But when pressed for time in the morning, an electric shaver is most often the weapon of choice. From the thousands of brands, features and price points, picking the perfect model can seem a daunting task.
6. Panasonic ES-RT51-S 3-Blade Nanotech Wet/Dry Shaver – “Small budget, big results”
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If you just want to get dad a simple quality shaver at a great price, I have just your thing. The entry level ES-RT51-S from Panasonic skips all the fancy chargers and cleaning docks which keeps it very affordable. This wet/dry pivoting head shaver features a 3 blade cutting system with 30 degree nannotech blades, which are often found on many other high-end Panasonic models. A basic pop up trimmer and LCD display indicator are also on board.
5. Braun M90 MobileShave – “The road warrior”
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If shaving in the car at every red light sounds like your father, the M90 from Braun could become his new best friend. This low-cost mobile shaver runs on 2 AA batteries which makes ideal for travel and shaving on the go. The wide foil shaver should get the job done relatively well, while the pop up trimmer will keep both side burns and mustaches in line.
4. Philips Norelco YS524/41 Click & Style Shave Toolkit – “Head, shoulders, knees and toes”
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If dad likes a nice shave and a 5’oclock shadow at times, the YS524 from Philips Norelco is probably your best bet. This all-in-one Swiss army knife of shavers lets you shave, style, and groom whenever and wherever you want with the three easy interchangeable click-on, click-off attachments. The ComfortCut dual rotary heads provide a very close face shave while the razor also sports attachments for beard trimming and some light manscaping. The YS524 is also shower-proof for easy use and clean up. $60 @Amazon
3. Braun CoolTec CT2s Shaver – “Mr. Sensitive”
Does daddy often dunk his face in a bowl of milk after shaving? If so, I have the perfect razor for you. The Braun CoolTec shaver is the world’s first shaver with active cooling technology. The shaver uses an innovative aluminum cooling bar to cool the skin while shaving, minimizing redness, burning, and skin irritation from shaving. The CT2s also features an adaptable 3-stage cutting system that includes shaving elements that move independently over every facial contour for a very close and comfortable shave.