You can use this Panasonic ES-RW30 Pro Curve shaver dry or with your favourite shaving gel. You can use it corded or cordless. Either way you’ll get a smooth shave and a gentle shave thanks to the Panasonic’s pivoting head. This makes it the ideal shaver for 1st timers or those with sensitive skins. The Panasonic Pro Curve shaver is 100% waterproof so you can wash it under running water.