The twist to open butterfly (AKA silo missile doors) double edge razor was the "state of the art" just prior to the introduction of cartridge razors. Since then that technology seems to have taken a back seat to less convenient, but easier to manufacture, technology. It's been … [Read more...] about What Is The Best New Twist To Open Butterfly Razor? [Analysis]
Gillette recently launched a razor with a two-blade cartridge, the SkinGuard, specifically designed for men with sensitive skin and prone to razor bumps. Has Gillette made a strategic retreat from the "razor blade wars?" I picked one up to try for myself. … [Read more...] about The Gillette SkinGuard Razor – Is This 2 Blade Cartidge A Retreat From The Razor Blade Wars?
Gillette recently introduced a shave cream that is not only widely available but also free of many unwanted additives...and brush friendly to boot! Is it any good? I picked some up at my local mega-mart to find out. … [Read more...] about Pure – A Brush Friendly Shaving Cream From…Gillette?
[Updated April, 2019] The availability of the adjustable safety razor, once relegated to a niche' within a niche', has recently expanded, with a number of new products coming in a fairly short time. How do they work, who is making them, and how well do they perform? I bought a … [Read more...] about Is The Adjustable Safety Razor Finally Catching On?
For those of you who collect razors, you’re probably thinking about what some of your prized pieces are worth. Although some collectors look down upon those who sell for profit, or those who buy at a premium, it’s still important to understand the market. As a … [Read more...] about The 8 Most Valuable Double Edge Safety Razors of 2018