Taconic, mostly known as a "software" (cream, soap, aftershave, etc.) brand, has recently started offering some shaving "hardware" as well. I got their Sensor-compatible razor and a couple of their shave brushes. … [Read more...] about Taconic Dips Its Toes Into The Hardware Pool
Sharpologist is all about the single blade manual razor but there are times when an alternative might be required, as my father-in-law recently discovered. Can you use an electric razor with shaving cream...and get good results? The results seem to point to--under certain … [Read more...] about Can You Use An Electric Razor With Shaving Cream?
You have found that "perfect" blade to go with your razor. One that gives you that "baby's butt smooth" shave every time. Well...almost every time. … [Read more...] about How To Cork A Razor Blade – With Video
It's no secret that I like adjustable razors. I used to say that you could pry my Merkur Progress out of my cold, dead fingers. I've moved on from the Progress but I still prefer adjustable razors. What is the most effective way to use an adjustable? Let's find out.... … [Read more...] about How To Use An Adjustable Razor Most Effectively
There is an "old wives tale" that a shave brush is durable enough to last for generations. Luckily that idea seems to have been fading over the last few years. The shave brush is a tool, nothing more. That said, there are strategies you can use to keep that brush … [Read more...] about Can You Make Your Shave Brush Last Forever?