A Study of the Effects of 556 Razor Technology on Shaving Satisfaction for Males with Razor Bumps and Skin Irritation from Shaving

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to evaluate the improvement in overall shave satisfaction, the appearance of skin irritation from shaving, and the razor related inflammation of the hair follicles when using a new razor technology in a regular shaving regimen as well as a new razor technology in a shaving regimen that includes a pre-shave gel, cleansing brush and shaving gel.

Who is Eligible

  • Genders:
    • Men
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18 - 65

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must Have Razor Bumps and Skin Irritation from Shaving

What is involved

  • If you are randomized to the Razor Group: you will use the 556 razor with your regular shaving products and shave at least 5 or more times per week. If you are randomized to the Regimen Group: you will use the 556 razor with the Pre-shave Gel; Cleaning Brush; and Shaving Gel and shave at least 5 or more times per week.

Compensation

You will be paid $550.00 if you qualify; enroll; and complete all the scheduled study visits.

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Gina Barker
Email
gbarker@wakehealth.edu
Phone
3367134116
Principal Investigator
Amy McMichael

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.