With warmer temperatures approaching in the Northern Hemisphere it's time once again to look at "cooling" shave products. Scott from Captain's Choice sent me some of his new "Nor'easter" line to try. … [Read more...] about Captain’s Choice Nor’easter
[Updated July, 2019] Shaving cream can be pretty important: it can make using a blade a pleasant, fragrant diversion--or a painful, bloody chore. What is the best shave cream? Here is a shaving aficianado's perspective. … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shave Cream? A Shave Nerd Perspective
[Note: this article was jointly written by Mantic59 and Joe Borrelli. Updated September, 2020.] When it comes to the most traditional scents, one can rarely have a conversation without bringing up the the term “Bay Rum.” For those of you who don’t know, Bay Rum has been a … [Read more...] about What Is Bay Rum And Why is it in My Shaving Stuff?
I was so busy at the recent Maggar Razors meetup that I did not get a chance to interview every vendor. One I was not able to catch up with is Scott from Captain's Choice. So we chatted by email for an update. … [Read more...] about An Interview Update With Captain’s Choice
[Updated July, 2018] Sharpologist's "best shaving soaps" article from 2014 has been consistently one of the most-read on the site and has been periodically updated. But the shave soap landscape has changed so much since then I think it's time for an update with a new article. … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shave Soap? An Update