The first thing very important in buying an electric shaver is whether you want to buy foil electric shaver or rotary electric shaver. You can select the best electric shaver out of different brands available in the market such as Braun Series 7 790cc Pulsonic Shaver, Philips Norelco and Panasonic and most of these shaver do the best shave you want to have. Most of these electric shavers will give you closer and smoother shave and they are considered as the convenient ways of shaving without any cuts and irritation.
But over time, your shaver will need cleaning even it is so called self cleaning shaver and if the shaver is not cleaned it will never work properly. A dirty electric shaver will not work well but also capture bacteria and it will be very harmful to your skin to use an electric razor without properly cleaning it. A clean shaver works wonderfully well and gives you smoother, closer and cleaner shave in a very convenient and comfortable way.
It is best instructed to clean your electric shaver after every two to three shaves and you must make sure all the hair, skin cells and other residue inside the electric razor have been properly removed. If you remove these particles from your shaver, you will get the shave you are expecting from your electric shaver. You must adopt some important instructions given in the manufacturer booklet to know how to use your shaver over time and when to clean it. When you want to clean the razor, turnoff the main switch and unplug the razor.
After removing the cutter head from the device, you can start the cleaning process of your electric razor. You must remove the cutter head after reading manufacturer instructions very carefully. Use a small paintbrush and brush loose the hairs off from the cutter head and start running the brush over the main frame of the razor. Paintbrush must be used in the areas to clean to which cutter head is associated including its frame and other parts.
During the cleaning process, dismantle all the remaining parts of the razor that can be removed to have best cleaning of your electric shaver. In some electric shavers, combs and cutters are used jointly and they should be removed during cleaning process while other parts of the razor remain attached to it permanently. You can also use hot water, few drops of liquid soap and after mixing it you can use it to clean the razor.
Clean hairs, debris and skin particles from all parts of your electric razor including cutter head and its associated parts. Rinse the parts in clean hot water and use a towel to air dry these parts before joining them again. Once all the parts are completely dry after you have cleaned all associated parts carefully using paintbrush reassemble the shaver. You can also rinse electric shaver under hot water once you have used it twice or thrice.
You can also use little liquid soap to improve the cleaning of your electric razors in order to have closer and smoother shave without facing any cuts or irritation. You can also drop a drip of oil on the cutter head to improve its performance during shaving process. Removing the cutter head is very convenient and comfortable way of starting the cleaning process of your electric shaver and after everything is done, you can reassemble the shaver.
But whenever you are using paintbrush or other tooth brush to clean the razor, you must carefully read the instructions from the manufacturer. Some manufacturers like Braun instructs never to use brush in cleaning the cutter foil because it can damage the cutter and you will not have smoother and closer shave with technically inefficient electric razor.
As an alternate of brush to clean the electric razor, you can find out cleaning spray available in the market to clean your electric shaver thoroughly after taking away sebum. It is best to replace the cutter after one and half year of its use because it is best instructed by the manufacturers to automatically replaces some parts and especially the cutters when one and half year of the razor in use is over.
It is probably the best suitable time to replace cutter and other parts to get the performance you are expecting from your electric razor. These are some of the most important instructions, you must keep in mind while cleaning or starting to clean the process of your electric shaver to get the best shaving experience every time you shave with these shavers.