Best Shavers for a Black Man



There are quite a few reasons to suggest different shavers for a white and black man. The main reason is their unique afro hair which is denser than a white man’s curl. These are dense due to a lot of ingrown hair that become difficult to shave with a regular safety or straight razor. Thus electric shavers are the best option for a black man’s beard. Below are some of the best electric shavers available in the market.

BRAUN SERIES 7 799CC-6WD CC4 Wet & Dry Shaver

BRAUN SERIES 7 799CC-6WD CC4 Wet & Dry Shaver-1It has an innovative pulsonic technology where 10,000 micro vibrations help to capture more hair. It is quite a flexible system which adapts to the contours of your skin to give you a controlled close shave. There are three personalisation modes which gives you the freedom for a more individualized shaving. Its active lift function helps to pull out flat-lying hair and provides you with a smooth and precise shave.


  • Special optifoil technology gives you the closest shave ever
  • Easy to clean


  • No negative points could be found with this excellent shaver

Panasonic ES-LV81-K Arc5 Electric Shaver Wet/Dry

Panasonic ES-LV81-K Arc5 Electric Shaver Wet-2This intelligently built shaver comes with a Multi-flex pivoting head which adjusts to your face structure and conveniently shaves in your control. It has got a 5 blade ultra thin vibrating Foil cutting system with 30 degree “Nano Blade” to ensure you have a really clean shave. It has got a built in pop-up trimmer. This one is quite a smart product which comes with a 10 stage LCD screen and lock button.


  • Auto clean technology
  • Comes with a travel pouch an AC adapter
  • 100% waterproof


  • The outer foil and the inner blade need to be changed yearly to keep the cutting edge quality.

Philips Norelco AT895/41 Shaver 4900

Philips Norelco AT895-3This product from one of the leading electronic brand is built with dual precision shaving heads which can tackle the longer hairs and the tiniest of stubbles at the same time. The pop up trimmer is ideal for the detailing on the sideburns and moustache. Unique Pivot, Float and Flex mechanism adapts to the shape of your face.


  • The AquaTech system helps you to enjoy a dry or wet shave comfortably
  • The Skin Protection system checks post shave skin irritations
  • Lithium chargeable battery helps to have about 50minutes of cordless shaving


  • Doesn’t have Auto clean technology

Old Spice Men’s Shaver

Old Spice Men's Shaver-4It has triple action cutting blades which give you ultra close shave. Considering its price it is quite an advanced shaver. Its long bladed trimmer can handle long and short dense hair with equal precision. It is easy to wash because all the parts can be dismantled at ease.


  • Optimized Senso-Foil system gives you the closest possible shave with minimum skin irritation.
  • LED display for charge status
  • 45-50 minutes of cordless shaving experience


  • Does not have Auto-clean system
  • Fixed head minus a flexible pivot

Hope these shavers help you out with your dense afro beard. Choose wisely and enjoy a nice clean shave.


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