Cleanser comes first.
A post-shave balm is better for dry skin than a moisturiser. Alcohol-based aftershaves can help close your pores after a shave.
Do You Moisturize Before Or After Aftershave?
A post-shave balm is better for dry skin than a moisturiser. If you shave with a post-shave balm, it will help combat razor bumps, and leave your skin cool and refreshed, which will make you ready for your day ahead. 
Should I Use Aftershave Before Or After Shower?
The efficiency of the shave is the best part about shaving after showering. The steam from the shower causes the skin on our face to open up, giving us easy access to the hair on our head. This is the best option for you if you use a traditional safety razor. 
Do You Use Aftershave Every Day?
If you don’t shave, you don’t have to worry about using an after shave drying your skin, but if you do shave, you don’t have to worry about using an after shave. Alcohol-based aftershaves can help close your pores after a shave. 
Frank Harmenstein is the lead editor of the grooming website Cut Throat Straight Razor, and has over 15 years of experience in the industry. He’s personally tested and reviewed over 200 different straight razors, and has written countless articles on the subject.