Barrister and Mann has re-released their 42 shave soap for the month of June! … [Read more...] about Barrister And Mann 42 Shave Soap
(Caution, this article is image-heavy.) Over the years the hair of the badger has been acknowledged as the preferred material for shave brushes. But recent events have called that preference into question. Have synthetic materials finally met the challenge? … [Read more...] about Synthetic Shave Brushes in 2019 – Are The Days Of Badger Hair Shave Brushes Numbered?
Single edge razors ("SE") have taken a back seat to double edge razors for many years. But despite the obscurity some have endured and a couple are even thriving. What is the best single edge razor in 2019? I'll offer some perspective. … [Read more...] about The State Of The Single Edge Razor In 2019
Earlier this year I wrote about the new crop of adjustable razors. One of the razors I looked at was the Viking's Blade Crusader. Viking's Blade recently reached out to me to announce an upgraded adjustable, the Emperor, and sent me one to play with. … [Read more...] about Viking’s Blade Emperor Adjustable Razor
A few months back Executive Shaving in the UK launched their Fuar Ach Snog ("Cold But Nice") shave cream (oddly, in the middle of the North American winter months). Executive Shaving was kind enough to send along a sample for me to try. … [Read more...] about Fuar Ach Snog Shave Cream