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 For Your Individual Needs?
Between testing a lot of products for Sharpologist and my wife enabling my wet shaving obsession anyway (it was her fault in the first place!) I've used my fair share of shaving products over the years. And in that time I have come to prefer some specific products over the rest. … [Read more...] about 6 (ish) Wet Shaving Products I Don’t Want To Be Without
Plisson has long been known (since 1808!) for making fairly unaffordable luxury style badger brushes for shaving and other cosmetic purposes. A few years back (mid 2013), they began to offer a 22mm synthetic for roughly $55, licensed to the L’Occitane brand for sale in their … [Read more...] about Plissoning To Your Customers: Two Artisanal Synthetic Brushes Reviewed
We’ve seen the progress of affiliated branding happen before. A company makes a successful product and decides to offer a new product related to their original offering. Not wanting to reinvent the wheel, the successful company X pays another company to take one of their own … [Read more...] about Shave Revolution Artisanal Luxury Badger Brush
[Preface by Mantic59: The response to the "Good Deal Razors" article was so positive I decided to make one about shaving brushes too. This time I asked brush guru Gary Carrington (GDCarrington) to help by commenting on some of the inexpensive brushes he's tried.] There are … [Read more...] about 5 "Good Deal" Shaving Brushes Under $25