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The Vikings Blade razors (vikingsblade.com) from Vullion Group PTY LTD in Victoria, Australia, are some of the most popular double-edge (DE) models. As of late October 2019, the Chieftain was rated the No. 2 best-selling DE razor on Amazon.com (ed. Note: see also What Is The Most … [Read more...] about A Vikings Blade Deep Dive Review
You have found that "perfect" blade to go with your razor. One that gives you that "baby's butt smooth" shave every time. Well...almost every time. … [Read more...] about How To Cork A Razor Blade – With Video
Razor aggressiveness, particularly of a double-edge razor (DE) is, for the purposes of this article, both a razor's likelihood to injure skin and its ability to cut hair of longer length. There are three design aspects of double-edge razors that most influence aggressiveness: … [Read more...] about How Much Razor Aggressiveness Do You Really Need?
I have a confession. I only use a safety razor blade once and then recycle it. Yes once. I know the thought of this many of you seems wasteful and borderline crazy. I feel a bit sheepish confessing this because I know most people get an average of 3-5 shaves per DE blade. In some … [Read more...] about Confessions of a Grey Haired Wet Shaver