Mantic59’s Favorite Shaving Products

favorite stuff

Ever since I started making shaving videos, people have asked me what my favorite shaving products are.  I've always resisted answering because I didn't want to make it sound like I was making a blanket recommendation.  But after all this time, my "short rotation" has been pretty … [Read more...]

5 Shaving Soaps That Shaving Cream Guys Should Try


Leisureguy recently wrote a post titled "5 Shaving Creams That Shaving Soap Guys Should Try."  I thought I would turn that around and suggest 5 shaving soaps that shaving cream aficionados should try.  I based these suggestions on how easy they are to lather (even in hard water), … [Read more...]

A Few Rapid-Fire Reviews


One of the cooler parts of working with our host, Mantic59, is that I get shaving advice from the Shave Tutor, himself. But the coolest part is that, occasionally, Mark sends me a goodie box of stuff that he presumably can’t get around to trying himself (hey, I’ve seen photos of … [Read more...]

A Shave Henry Bennet Would Be Proud Of: DR Harris Arlington Review

Henry Bennet, 1st Earl of Arlington

DR Harris Arlington is one of my favorite shave soaps.  I've tried the shave cream too, but there's something about the soap that trips all my triggers. Scent DR Harris' website calls the scent "a light citrus and fern aroma."  Basenotes comments get a bit more detailed, with a … [Read more...]