[Updated August, 2020] The "open comb" razor was one of the original safety razor head designs. While the evolution of the double edge razor generally moved to a safety bar, the open comb concept did take a branch of its own which has been recently re-discovered: the double open … [Read more...] about Double Open Comb And Self Lubricating Razors – What They Are And How To Use Them
Most traditional wet shavers -- that is, those who use old-technology razors including double edge (DE) razors and other designs -- know about RAD: Razor Acquisition Disorder. This is when shaving hobbyists, aficionados, keep acquiring different brands or models of razors. … [Read more...] about Progressive Razor Aggressiveness Strategy: A Cure for RAD?
Some shavers like gentle razors. Some shavers want to "turn it up to 11" with a very aggressive razor. Which double edge razors are the most aggressive? … [Read more...] about What Is The Most Aggressive DE Razor?
It’s been several years since the folks over at Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements* introduced their first safety razor of the double open comb design (DOC). The “DOC” has become a staple in the wet shaving community and is often referred to newbies due to its mild aggression and … [Read more...] about The PAA "Evolution" DOC Razor
In a previous post I discussed some recommended "mild" razors. Since then I've had an opportunity to try a few more. I'll list them here and I'll go back and edit the original article to reflect this update. … [Read more...] about 5 More Mild Razors