Gillette recently launched a razor with a two-blade cartridge, the SkinGuard, specifically designed for men with sensitive skin and prone to razor bumps. Has Gillette made a strategic retreat from the "razor blade wars?" I picked one up to try for myself. … [Read more...] about The Gillette SkinGuard Razor – Is This 2 Blade Cartidge A Retreat From The Razor Blade Wars?
[Forward by "Mantic59" - I would like to introduce you all to Cait, a barber by trade. Many of Sharpologist's readers have an almost nostalgic relationship with barbering in some way, so I thought a series of articles by a barber might be interesting.] Hi. I’m Cait, and I have … [Read more...] about I’m a Female Barber in a Man’s World. What of It?
King Of Shaves has launched a crowdfunding campaign for a new line of personal care products that are based on the "Circular Economy" idea, with non-plastic, refillable containers. … [Read more...] about King Of Shaves Code Zero Crowdfunding Campaign
Frustrated because you are not getting the quality shaves you think you should be getting? Maybe it's time to think of a way of determining where you may be going wrong by documenting some environmental variables for analysis. … [Read more...] about How To Manage Variables For A Better Shave
The "upside down" lather-building trick has been around a while, and I recently mentioned it again. But some are reluctant to try it because the typical shave mug or scuttle can be difficult to handle that way. I think I have found a safer alternative. … [Read more...] about A Safer Upside Down Lather Trick?