Do you have to shave by paying attention to the "grain" of the beard, the direction in which the hair grows? I say no...as long as you keep a few things in mind. … [Read more...] about Is Shaving With Reduction By The Grain Written In Stone?
[Updated July, 2020] Is your shaving cream trying to kill you? Concerns about the ingredients found in personal care products periodically pop up in Sharpologist's feedback form and in the shaving forums so I thought I would look at a shave cream and see what all the ingredients … [Read more...] about Is Your Shaving Cream Trying To Kill You? An Ingredient Teardown
Updated September, 2020. You've decided to give a single blade safety razor a try. Congratulations! But which razor? There many different types of "old school" double edge safety razors. Some are based on designs that have been around for many years. Others offer a new take … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Safety Razor For Beginners?