I recently saw a comment (I thought it was on Reddit's Wicked_Edge forum but I can't find it now, otherwise I'd link to it) about a cheap all-plastic Weishi DE razor on Ebay. It piqued my interest, and for under $10 I thought what-the-heck, I'll give it a shot and "take one for … [Read more...] about A Plastic Weishi DE?
The overall impression that I had from Taylor of Old Bond Street's Traditional Luxury Shaving Soap is that it was kind of bland. First off, the scent was extremely weak. I've seen it billed as having a "discreet citrus fragrance", and it's good that someone told me, because … [Read more...] about Review: Taylor of Old Bond Street Traditional Luxury Shaving Soap
Geo F. Trumper's Coconut shaving cream seemed to perform better than I recall previous Trumpers creams I've tried did. I'd previously had performance ranging from so-so to, in the case of the violet, downright bad. The coconut was a bump up the rank, to about a "fairly good". It … [Read more...] about Geo F. Trumper – Coconut shaving cream
First off, let's get the lather out of the way: it hasn't changed from any of the others of the same formulation I've reviewed. Quite nice. Rather thirsty, but the water gets put to good use in providing a lot of glide without thinning out much. A bit better than average … [Read more...] about Kell's Original Hemp Blend Shaving Soap – Arabian Spice
In general, I prefer shaving soap to shaving cream. The tap water where I live is relatively soft, so soaps are not hesitant to lather, and I enjoy creating a good, thick, creamy lather from a soap. I've now been wetshaving long enough so that loading the brush takes only about … [Read more...] about 5 shaving creams that shaving soap guys should try