Sharpologist 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Each year at this time Sharpologist offers holiday gift advice, either ideas for giving to your favorite wet shaver or for your own list.  We’ve looked back at this year’s reviews for the best stuff, plus some of our personal favorites, for our 2014 Holiday Season Gift Guide.

The Minimalist Guide To Natural Aftershave

Basically If I can’t understand the ingredients I don’t want it. The world of aftershave has dominated my face for as long as shave soap has. I love the smell of the Classic Old Spice, but I can’t stand the burn, and my skin dries out completely. I’m not a fan of Alcohol on my face, so I tried some other aftershave creams, balms, what have you. Looking at the back of these containers left me  dumbfounded. What is Dimethicone, or Acryloydimethyl Taurate Copolymer, just to name a couple of ingredients listed on the back of the packages. Take a…

Updates! MOvember, eBook, “Best” Products

wikipedia mustache

  As we enter the second half of November here are some updates to Sharpologist’s “MOvember” campaign, 30 Days To A More Enjoyable Shave” ebook, Shaving Resources List, and best DE razor, shaving cream, and shaving soap posts.

Beluga Razor Update With Video

beluga prototype

    After its successful crowdfunding campaign, the Beluga razor is now available for pre-order.  I was able to get several shaves in with a prototyle.

A Shave – Geo F Trumper style

trumpers store front

I travel around quite a bit. I’m usually not that bothered about my appearance but there are times I like to treat myself, usually before transatlantic flights. Normally a single pass with my trusty Edwin Jagger DB89L and a fresh Astra blade is enough to keep me presentable. However there are times I wish to treat myself, and booking a shave at Geo F Trumpers in London is one of those things I like.