The tip of the blade has to be thin. At its cutting edge, a Gillette blade is much thinner than a beard hair, even thinner than a surgeon’s scalpel.
To enhance the performance of this ultra-fine blade we add a diamond-like carbon coating for strength and a thin telomer coating for glide.
A comfortable shave is a technological achievement, resting on a simple necessity:
Gillette Fusion5 ProGlide & Gillette Fusion5 ProShield Our Best Blades Yet.