Izzy writes: “I’ve been wet shaving all my adult life. And have just made the very satisfying decision to go the whole hog and use a ‘Mans’ straight razor. After all I am only 45 can’t rush into these things. “
A while back I recommended some “good deal” shaving brushes. The gang on Reddit’s Wet_Shavers board, an experienced but surly bunch, took me to task over some of my choices. So I challenged them: “OK, what would you suggest?” I promised to take their most popular suggestions, buy them myself and try them long enough to get a good impression of them, and report back. Here is the list and my experiences with the brushes.
Shaving subscription boxes seem to becoming a “thing” these days. At first they were more of a replentishment program first introduced by companies like Raz*War, made popular by Dollar Shave Club, and refined by companies like Bevel. Then an offshoot appeared, providing sample products more closely targeted to the traditional wet shaving market. Let’s take a look at some of those offshoots.
Did you receive a nice shaving set for a holiday gift? Great! But do you know the little tricks that will help you use it properly? No? OK, here are 5 little “hacks” that will help you get the most out of your new toys.