Did you ever get stuck in shaving hell? That’s where something goes wrong with your shave and you just can’t figure out what’s causing it. I unwittingly entered that state this past late summer and it took a while to fix the problem. … [Read more...] about Shaving 101 – How to Screw Up (and Rescue) Your Shave
Are you at an intermediate stage of your shaving interest, looking to expand your horizon with something a little different--but still unwilling to go back to cartridges or "dive into the deep end" with something like a straight razor just yet? Here are seven razors for you … [Read more...] about 7 Alternative Razors For The Intermediate Stage Shaver
What is the best shaving brush for you? There are many varieties of brushes, available from small "garage" artisans, Far-Eastern factories, and long-established European companies. Let's try to make some sense of it all by discussing the different elements of a shaving brush then … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shave Brush For Your Individual Needs?
[Updated August, 2020] (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?
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