But before you lighten the load on top of your head this spring, there are a few things you should know about maintaining your freshly shorn scalp. Even if you shaved it off because it was thinning, your sparse mane will invariably sprout atop your head in the form of stubble if given the chance. Likewise, consistent maintenance i. The key to doing so without irritating the delicate skin on your scalp? A ridiculously slick shave cream and fresh blades on your razor every single time you even think of taking it to your crown. From the tips of your toes all the way up to—you guessed it—the top of your head, lotion will keep things looking fresher for longer.