It's no secret that I like adjustable razors. I used to say that you could pry my Merkur Progress out of my cold, dead fingers. I've moved on from the Progress but I still prefer adjustable razors. What is the most effective way to use an adjustable? Let's find out.... … [Read more...] about How To Use An Adjustable Razor Most Effectively
There is an "old wives tale" that a shave brush is durable enough to last for generations. Luckily that idea seems to have been fading over the last few years. The shave brush is a tool, nothing more. That said, there are strategies you can use to keep that brush … [Read more...] about Can You Make Your Shave Brush Last Forever?
"What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. There's not an easy answer--and lately the market is growing, changing and offering more choices than ever before. This is a major update to a previous set of articles on Sharpologist! … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Double Edge Razor In 2019’s Changing Market?
Yes, there is a difference between shaving in the shower and shaving immediately upon exiting the shower: time and colder air (especially in the winter). … [Read more...] about Shaving 101 – A Primer on Shower Shaving
Last Summer the Cremo Company did a cross country road trip with a restored 1947 travel trailer converted to a rolling barbershop to promote their shaving and grooming products, and raise awareness for men’s mental health issues. I met them at their Houston stop and took some … [Read more...] about Cremo Road Trip (Part 2)