"What is the point of aftershave other than smelling good? Is itnecessary to the traditional shave? I havn't picked any up yet wasn't sureif I needed it."The purpose of aftershave is to provide some combination (depending on the product) of protecting, moisturizing (actually … [Read more...] about Aftershaves?
"I use double edge blades made by derby and gilette. They both havemarkings, i.e. 1,2,3,4 and L,R on their sides. Does this mean you can reversethe blade for a longer durability?"In my experience flipping the blade around doesn't have an effect on durability. I have no idea why … [Read more...] about Blade Numbers?
"Shaving soap versus shaving cream...what's the real difference? And the tubecream versus the cream in a container...same company same cream?"The answer to your question about the difference between traditional shaving soaps and traditional shaving creams can take several paths. … [Read more...] about Soaps Vs. Creams?
Yesterday I shaved with Men-U shaving cream, using an Omega synthetic brush (very inexpensive, dries quickly after use, and fits easily into an old prescription pill tube for travel) and a "Mach3 Disposable," a new (cheap) version of the Mach3 line. I can only describe the … [Read more...] about Travel Shaving
In one of your videos, you say that we should hold badger brushes by the base of the bristles, and not by the handle while we lather up. Why? Thank you for your answer. --LouisHi Louis. There are two reasons why it can be a good idea to hold the brush by the base of the bristles. … [Read more...] about Grabbing The Brush