Each year around this time Sharpologist tries to give you some holiday gift advice, either ideas for your own list or for giving to your favorite wet shaver. After looking back at this year’s reviews for the best stuff, plus some of our personal favorites, here’s our 2013 Holiday Season Gift Guide.
Posted November 27, 2013
Posted November 13, 2013
Bee Bald recently sent us some samples of their products, oriented for head (and face) shaving and care. They said their products “are packed with effective, high-quality ingredients including Honey and Bee Pollen, proven to have superior hydrating, antioxidant and antiseptic properties.” That piqued our interest so we gave a set to Jeff Sherman (one of Sharpologist’s resident baldies) for his dome and a set to Mark (mantic59) who used them on his face. Here are their comments:
Posted October 24, 2013
Posted October 16, 2013
Men, you may think you have some tough skin, and I don’t want to argue with you. All I want to do is bring up the possibility that, maybe, you’re unfairly depriving your skin of a little bit of tender love and care. Even if you have to do it in the secrecy of your home, you should try a couple of these female-renowned skin tricks to do wonders for your own razor-ripped skin.
Posted October 9, 2013
I’ve read about plenty of guys (and work with one, too) who make their own aftershave. While I’m intrigued about concocting my own homemade bay rum, I have neither the skill nor the time for that endeavor. However, there is one DIY shave product that I heartily endorse because it’s cheap, easy and it works really well: mentholated witch hazel. Since I’m already a big fan of using witch hazel in my post shave routine, adding some crushed menthol crystals only makes it better – especially in the sweltering hot summer. Here’s just how cheap and easy it is: