[Updated July, 2018] "What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. Unfortunately there's no easy answer. Unlike razors with multi-blade, pivoted cartridges that come from a few large multi-national companies and manufactured to a very … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Safety Razor? An Update
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?
When you shave the odds are you're going to have wet hands. And sometimes razors slip out of wet hands. What if you would like to decrease the likelihood of an accident? Here are some safety razors of different types that will be less likely to slip through your fingers. … [Read more...] about 13 Slip Resistant Razor Handles For The Butterfingered Shaver
[Updated 3 May 2016] A slant-bar razor ("slant" for short) is a double-edged (DE) safety razor whose blade is mounted to strike the stubble at a slant, since a slanted blade cuts more easily than a straight-on chop—thus the slanted blade of the guillotine and of many mandolines, … [Read more...] about What’s Up With Slant-Bar Razors?
Ever since I started making shaving videos, people have asked me what my favorite shaving products are. I've always resisted answering because I didn't want to make it sound like I was making a blanket recommendation. But after all this time, my "short rotation" has been pretty … [Read more...] about Mantic59’s Favorite Shaving Products