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Old 06-20-07, 10:50 PM   #1
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I can't see my legs! Darn steam!

Ok, so I started the leg shaving thing a couple months ago....but since I wear glasses....I've had a devil of a time being able to do this in the bath or shower without fogging up the specs....Anybody have a solution for this? I suppose I could break down and get my contact lens prescription refilled...but anyway..
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Old 06-20-07, 10:54 PM   #2
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You can't see your own legs without wearing glasses?


Maybe cycling isn't for you...


I could be reading this wrong though. Why do you wear glasses in the shower?
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*snickers at dauphin's plight*

As a glasses-wearer myself, I wonder if a combination of Cat Crap (defogger) and Rain-X would work.
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Old 06-20-07, 10:58 PM   #4
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You can't see your own legs without wearing glasses?


Maybe cycling isn't for you...


I could be reading this wrong though. Why do you wear glasses in the shower?
brilliant. I should have thought of that.
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Old 06-20-07, 10:59 PM   #5
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If you let the water from the shower warm them up, they won't fog for a couple of minutes.
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Old 06-20-07, 11:13 PM   #6
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Rain-X?
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You leg shaving, dauphin? <scratches head>
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only when I can see um
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Old 06-20-07, 11:25 PM   #9
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You can't see your own legs without wearing glasses?


Maybe cycling isn't for you...


I could be reading this wrong though. Why do you wear glasses in the shower?

sorry dauphin.... I can't help laughing
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it is pretty silly
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it is pretty silly
but your legs sure look good
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Old 06-20-07, 11:33 PM   #12
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Sit on the edge of your bathtub with your feet inside of it and don't do it during a shower. Geez.
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Old 06-21-07, 05:38 AM   #14
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Might I suggest Nair?
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Sit on the edge of your bathtub with your feet inside of it and don't do it during a shower. Geez.
Or, an electric shaver.
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Old 06-21-07, 08:56 AM   #16
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Good lord man - you must be boiling yourself if you have a problem with Steam!!! I like hot ones but not like that!
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I'm going to second the suggestion of just taking off your glasses. Once you get the feel for it shaving is pretty easy and you don't need to be able to see all that well.

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I'm going to second the suggestion of just taking off your glasses. Once you get the feel for it shaving is pretty easy and you don't need to be able to see all that well.

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I'm going to second the suggestion of just taking off your glasses. Once you get the feel for it shaving is pretty easy and you don't need to be able to see all that well.

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Wax?

So, I know a lot of cyclists do the leg shaving thing and props to y'll but it isn't for me. I just saw Van Wilder the other day when his Dad caught him in the closet in a dress and exclaims, "Sweet Joesph, my son's a fairy" - reading this all I could think of is that's probably what my Dad would say if I came home with shaved legs (especially on a bear like me)!
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Old 06-21-07, 09:17 AM   #21
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For starters, take off your glasses in the shower silly.

Put some water in the bathtub & sit either on the edge (as Sui said) or down in the tub. Put shaving cream on your legs. Use the shaving cream as a guide to tell where the razor has been and where it hasn't. If you can't see the difference between the shaving cream and your skin - you have bigger problems my friend.

Sheesh. Must women always be forced to teach you men everything????
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I always shave in the shower (my face) I just learned to do it by feel. Haven't cut myself in years.
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contact lenses. One of the many benefits i have found since finally switching to them 3 years ago. Cycling caused me to do it, but there are so many awesome advantages even beyond riding. Seeing in the shower is pretty cool, especially if you look as good naked, as I do.
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Hairy legs for the win!
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Heh. http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...42#post4698942 *snicker!*
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