What is the best shaving brush for you? There are many varieties of brushes, available from small "garage" artisans, Far-Eastern factories, and long-established European companies. Let's try to make some sense of it all by discussing the different elements of a shaving brush then … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shave Brush? Updated
Updated November, 2016. What is the best shaving brush for you? Let's try to make some sense of it all by discussing the different elements of a shaving brush then narrowing the field down to the best shaving brush in different categories. There are many, many varieties of … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shaving Brush?
If you asked me three months ago if the type of shaving brush makes an appreciable difference in the quality of my shave, I’d probably have said no. For the dozens of shaving soaps, creams, after shave balms and splashes – not to mention razors and blades – that I’ve tried since … [Read more...] about Does The Shaving Brush Matter?
Sharpologist has recently discussed synthetic hair shaving brushes (summary here). Let's now look at horse hair shaving brushes. Horse hair brushes are coming back after a hiatus of nearly 100 years, following an anthrax scare around World War I. Though still relatively … [Read more...] about Are Horse Hair Shaving Brushes For You? Don't Say "Neigh" Just Yet!