The straight razor has played an important supporting role in some movies. Here are three examples with commentary on their usage. … [Read more...] about The Role Of The Straight Razor In Movies
[Updated August, 2020] The "open comb" razor was one of the original safety razor head designs. While the evolution of the double edge razor generally moved to a safety bar, the open comb concept did take a branch of its own which has been recently re-discovered: the double open … [Read more...] about Double Open Comb And Self Lubricating Razors – What They Are And How To Use Them
Dr. Jon's Flowers In The Dark shave soap is a darker, more whimsical take on the ubiquitous lavender scent so common in artisan wet shaving products. I picked up a puck of the newest version of the soap to see if it is still "disturbingly pleasant." … [Read more...] about Flowers In The Dark v3 Shave Soap
There is a surprising amount of choice in aftershave products, and many widely available aftershaves are actually pretty good (probably because many “megamart” razors and shaving creams are so bad). What is the best aftershave for men? Here is a look at the different types of … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Aftershave For Your Skin (And Your Wallet)?
Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements (PAA) has introduced their Peregrino shave brush with synthetic fibers. This incredibly budget-friendly (under US $20!) brush has been a lather-making machine for me. … [Read more...] about PAA Peregrino Shave Brush