Here you will find if a trimmer can be used by two people
Have you wondered if a trimmer can be used by two people? Or more?. Well, I want to believe a lot of people have different answers to this.
Having done some deep research and consultations from proficient personnel in the grooming field coupled with my personal experience, I have created this post which will definitely give you clarity as to if a trimmer can be shared.
Some people will probably find this topic quite unreasonable to think about, while for others, it’s really no big deal.
Let me start by saying you can share just about anything if you choose to do so. However, That doesn’t necessarily mean that you should be sharing this particular item.
What you may not really know about a trimmer
It has dawned on me that some people actually settle at one side of the fence or the other whenever this topic is discussed.
It is either they find it cool to share with anyone. Especially if the person they are sharing their trimmer with belongs to the family household. Seriously, isn’t it understandable for a father and his son to use the same trimmer? But then, we still have people who rebuff this, stating various potential reasons why it is risky to share belongings such as a trimmer.
But the point-black fact is that all of the people’s opinions about this, either safe or not safe… They are typically just ‘opinions’. It hasn’t and will not tackle the issue of whether or not trimmers can be shared. Now we are looking at the general usage of trimmers, not just for Beards.
So can a trimmer be used by two people?
Yes! Trimmers can be shared. Sharing, however, must be in the right Way. The person you are sharing your trimmer with should practice good personal hygiene. Proper cleaning and disinfection of the beard trimmer before it is used by you or any other individual should be encouraged as well.
I am pretty sure you do not wish to use a beard trimmer that is dirty or that has bacteria crawling all over it from the last time someone used it. Yeah?
If you choose to share your trimmer with someone, then you should take care to do it the right way.
It is important that you do not allow the trimmer to be shared from one person to the other without proper cleaning and sharpening.
By doing this, it will prevent a situation where someone picks up some type of infection at some point because bacteria is being passed from one person to another through your trimmer.
Of course, there are ugly effects accompanying trimmer sharing. Especially when it is shared in a wrong way.
If you use your friends’ trimmer without hygiene consciousness, it is most likely that you’ll contract skin allergies.
If your friends’ trimmer isn’t clean, using it might also attract a burning sensation to your skin.
In the same connection, sharing dirty trimmers can transfer the bacteria from another person’s skin onto your face, aggravating the risk for acne, folliculitis and other skin infections. The last thing you want to do is to start moving from one site to another looking for cures to skin infections.
Important features of a good trimmer
Now that you know if a trimmer can be shared or not, the answer doesn’t stop there. Using a very good trimmer is also an important factor. Vulnerable trimmers, when shared, can be a good agent for the spread of skin infections and worse off, they will not last long!
Before you buy any trimmer it is important you take these factors to heart. They are factors that determine the effectiveness of any perfect trimmer.
Taking a closer look at these features of a good trimmer, you’ll notice how they aren’t really tailored only towards “pubic hair trimmers”. If you want a complete guide on whether you can use beard trimmer for pubes, then this post is for you HERE
Anyways, irrespective of the body parts, here are the most wanted properties in any trimmer we’d use.
1. Perfect Blades
We all know that stainless steel and titanium are exceptionally durable. However, they could as well trigger an allergic reaction and so they are most wanted features.
With fresh, sharp blades, there will be little or no opportunity for itching, irritation, razor burn, and razor bumps to take place on the sensitive skin around the body part you are working on.
In contrast, dull blades aren’t ideal, especially when hairs are coarse. Hairs will stand tall and laugh at the incapable blunted blade.
I’m sure you also want to reduce the risk of an allergic reaction, as this could become the straw that will break the camel’s back. So, make sure your trimmers are perfect when it comes to blades. It is always advisable to get trimmers with self-sharpening blades.
2. Multiple Size Guards
It is important to have complete control over the length of your pubic hair. This is because Good trimmers usually come with numerous guards and attachments to allow for meticulous trimming and shaping.
It is generally advisable to differentiate the length of the hairs in the pubic area a little for neat and pleasant-to-the-eyes results.
Usage of different size guards to trim the hairs of the groin area down to the inner thighs can be implored as well.
Multiple size guards make things neat and make your neatly trimmed hair attractive.
3. Lightweight and compact
You want a trimmer that’s light and simple to handle around your pubic area, genitals, inner thighs and all other parts of your body.
When it comes to hair, you don’t want a trimmer that’s too heavy, bulky or uncomfortable to hold for a long period of time.
How to sharpen your trimmer for effective trim
The point is, trimmers need to be cared for like other accessories. Especially when you want to share it with someone. If a trimmer lacks proper care, there is the probability that it would start to malfunction. Don’t be shocked if your trimmer stopped functioning as it used to when it was newly purchased. And you have no reason to blame the other user. The blades are simply blunt!
Your trimmer blades will begin to snag on your hairs When they get a little blunt. They begin to cut hairs irregularly and will become slower and more laggy than usual.
Perhaps, it is your first time sharpening your trimmer and you look a little bit unprofessional for the job. Well, you are brave for being able to notice that your trimmers just aren’t cutting your hair properly anymore. Leaving some parts uncut, tugging at others, and taking forever to cut.
You do not need to fret, Sharpening your trimmer blades is actually simpler than Trimming your hair.
The major components that make a clipper run are clippers and blades. These basic parts of the tool ensure accurate and deep cutting of the hair.
These major parts that I have mentioned are fittingly placed to help each other during the mechanism. In an organized manner, one holds the hair, while the other cuts it. Both mechanisms work on an evenly
So, if you look closely at the trimmer in your hand, you’ll see that the main mechanisms are both the clipper and clipper blades.
For sure, they need sharpening whenever they become blunt.
It deciphers everything about sharpening trimmers.
Conclusion on “Can A Trimmer Be Used By Two People?”
So guys! We are gradually coming to the end of this interesting article. What’s your take? Are trimmers sharable among two or more persons? Well, it entirely depends on how right it is shared.
In a broad sense, I have been able to table down two options before you. It is either you abstain from sharing a trimmer. Please note, however, that it is still important for you to clean and disinfect it regularly, even if you are the only person using it.
And on the other hand, that is, if you agree to share your trimmer, it must equally be cleaned and disinfected after each use. Do you want to know how to disinfect or sharpen your trimmer? Check this post HERE
If you are certain that the other person will not be able to understand this and actively participate, then it is advisable to use it alone for yourself.
All in all, Hygiene is paramount whenever you think of sharing a trimmer with someone.
I hope you found this post useful. I’d like to hear your own thoughts in the comment section. Thanks.