preshave

[pree-sheyv]

noun

a liquid preparation, usually containing alcohol, for applying to the face to dry the skin and beard before shaving with an electric razor.

adjective

used before shaving: preshave lotions.

Origin of preshave

pre- + shave, on the model of aftershave
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