(Last Updated On: April 27, 2017)
The term manscaping means shaving your body hair for cosmetic effect. However, most people use the term to refer to shaving your balls. One of the biggest worries when it comes to trimming this very delicate part of the body is getting cut by the machine.
When picking for a manscaping trimmer you will need to check for things like if the blade is designed not to scratch the skin, adjustable length setting of it and whether you prefer a wireless device or one with a cord.
Here Are The Top Trimmers You Should Consider Checking Out:
1. Philips Norelco Bodygroom 7100 Series
This trimmer is designed exclusively for men who want the ultimate body comfort. It has rounded blades and combs which are designed not scratch your body plus it has a 3-D pivoting head for close shaves with less skin irritation. The hypo-allergenic materials also help in giving you extra skin protection. It is cordless and rechargeable.
The blades are self-sharpening hence there is no need to maintain or lubricate them. If you prefer shaving in the shower then its water resistance feature will be very convenient.
Pros (What Customers Loved Most):
i) Great for shaving your private areas and is gentle on your balls.
ii) It rarely nicks you
Cons (Customer Complaints):
i) The battery charge doesn’t as long as expected.
ii) The battery is not replaceable so you have to buy a new one after it gets really weak.
2. Remington PG525 Head to Toe Body Groomer Kit
At first sight, it looks like a normal hair trimmer. However, it has the ability to do some decent manscaping. This is due to the 8 attachments it comes with for all your grooming needs. They include a full-size trimmer, foil shaver, nose, ear and detail trimmer, vertical body hair trimmer, hair clipper comb with 8 length settings, 3 beard and stubble combs.
It is powered by a lithium battery which is claimed to have a runtime of 70 minutes on a full charge. The attachments are washable while the blades are self-sharpening. This is perfect for those who need a multipurpose shaver.
Pros (Biggest Customer Complements):
i) It had a really good battery life
ii) The attachments are easy to work with.
iii) The price is fantastic
Cons (Biggest Customer Complains)
i) The item stopped working after some months was the biggest complaint.
ii) Issues when it comes to trimming the beard
3. Gilette Fusion Proglide Styler Men’s Body Groomer.
This trimmer is slim and easy to maneuver when you are trimming. It has a three-in-one styler which trims evenly, shaves closely and edges accurately. It has been dermatologically tested and approved for the body.
The ProGlide uses a AA battery which should last you around a month on average use.
Pros (Biggest Customer Compliments):
i) Does a great close shave.
ii) Battery lasts for a great amount of time
Cons (Biggest Customer Complains)
i) Stops working after a while of usage.
4. Braun Cruzer 6 Body Shaver
This is a great tool for manscaping. It has a wet and dry technology which will enable you to shave your body under the shower to avoid having messy hair on the ground. The cruZer6 body will let you trim and shave long hair in one stroke making it quicker and hassle free. The battery is chargeable.
Pros (Biggest Customer Compliments)
i) Gives a nice close shave on your privates.
ii) Zero cuts to most customers
Cons (Biggest Customer Complaints)
i) Does not work on 220v
ii) A few customers had some issues with some hair pulling.
How To Prevent Nicks and Cuts:
Nicks and cuts are the worst part of shaving. One of the best ways to prevent this is to use a trimmer with an adjustable guard. Start out with a higher length setting then gradually move to lower settings.