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 bunch to find out which … [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
[Caution for those viewing on a mobile device, this article is image-heavy.] The purpose of this article is to preserve the story of a razor that has become highly collectable, the Los Angeles Shave Soap Company (LASSC) BBS-1, a limited edition safety razor that has become very … [Read more...] about The LASCC/Wolfman BBS-1: The Modern Shaving Collectable
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?
[Note from the editor: caution, this post is image-heavy.] Whether you’re a new or veteran wet shaver, chances are you have purchased or at least looked at a few vintage razors. At times it may be a little overwhelming, as at any given point there may be hundreds if not … [Read more...] about How To Buy A Vintage Razor From Ebay