A Cooling DIY Aftershave

After telling you how to Make your Own Shaving Cream, we bring a refreshing recipe for a cooling aftershave. Shaving can irritate your skin and a cooling aftershave will soothe your face. It’s super simple and will definitely be your next go-to product. Above all, the ingredients it requires are easily available in your fridge.


1 cucumber

7-8 tbsp. mint extract

½ cup water


  • Blend the cucumber in a blender until it’s fully liquefied.
  • You can either use ready-made mint extract or boil some mint at home to get the extract.
  • Add the extract to the cucumber blend and strain the mixture through a coffee filter or fine cloth.
  • You can use the leftover mash later for a face mask.
  • Add water to the blend and heat for 4-5 minutes; you can use the microwave for this. Let the mixture stand for 10 minutes.
  • Store it in a clean container and place it in the refrigerator.
  • Use it daily as an aftershave to soothe your skin.


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