5 How To Shave Tips To Copy-and-Paste Elsewhere

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Have you ever been in an email or forum conversation that turned to shaving and you wanted to give everyone some good tips?  Here are 5 easy “how to shave” tips you can copy-and-paste right into a reply.

The Countdown Starts For The Great Shave 2012!

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It’s official!  The Great Shave 2012 will be in Chicago on October 24, 2012 at the Dank Haus German-American Cultural Center.  HERE is the official announcement page but I’ve taken the liberty to list the essentials below:

How To Shave Someone Else?

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This morning my wife (an Occupational Therapist by trade) suggested an idea for a shaving video that I thought was really good: how to shave someone else.  Specifically, how to shave a family member who might be too old or disabled to shave themselves.  Sharpologist has had a similar post about this but it was more about the family connection.  This would be a video more about the “mechanics” of such a shave.

9 Newbie Wet Shaving Mistakes You Can Avoid, Plus A Bonus Tip

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A post on Reddit’s Wicked_Edge subreddit described one new shaver’s initial experiences and mistakes he could have avoided.  He says “My first two shaves were incredible. No irritation, no nothing. So I thought ‘hey, maybe my face isnt as much of a sissy as I thought!’ So for my third shave, I went against everything I listed here (not showering first, pasty and thin lather etc) and boy did i destroy my face. It and that I’d lucky not to have both physical and emotional scars from it for the rest of my life. Confidence should be based on a…

5 Top Reader-Submitted Tips For A Better Wet Shave

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Last month’s giveaway asked readers for their most valuable tip for a great wet shave.  Here are the top five answers: 5 Water Water–and lots of it–is essential for a great shave.  Whether it is cleaning the area before shaving, making a great lather,  cutting efficiently, or maintaining good skin health afterward, water does the “heavy lifting” in the shaving process. 4 Reduction The concept of beard reduction is often a new one to beginner wet shavers, who sometimes have only the advertising they see on TV to go by.  But reducing the beard in stages is a key strategy…