Wet shaving is really something of an art and when it comes to wet shaving, every single aspect, from the products to the process, can help you get closer to that perfect shave we’re all searching for.

While the razor and blades obviously play an important role in the quality of your shave, where you will be able to tell a bigger difference is in the other products you use, such as the shaving cream, preshave oil or aftershave. When it comes to choosing the right lather, it’s important to understand the differences between the various types.

To help, we have come up with a handy infographic that helps explain the differences between the types of shaving products and who they are best for. Feel free to share!

Infographic: Choosing the Right Shaving Lather

Ben Rose Founder and Senior Editor of PrimandPrep.com

Ben Rose is the founder and senior editor at Prim&Prep, the definitive guide to male grooming. He is a wet shaving expert and body grooming aficionado. His work has been featured on many other prominent publications including Good Men Project, Addicted to Success, Steven Aitchison, and Sharpologist.