A while back I wrote about Col. Conk's new shaving creams. In the article I mentioned that the "shaving cream has a 'creamier' and 'softer' consistency than most other shaving creams." That includes the look on the brush and on the face. I got a few messages asking me for more … [Read more...] about Video: Lathering Col. Conk Creams
http://youtu.be/tDtwFqm_DTg The mustache area, particularly under the nose, can be a difficult area to shave for some people, easy to either over-shave or miss bits just below the nose. Here are a few thoughts to keep in mind if you're having trouble shaving under your … [Read more...] about Video: How To Shave Under Your Nose
My last post about the Escali shaving brush reminded me of a technique I use to get a little better performance out of any brush. I generally advocate that you hold a shaving brush by the base of the bristles. Do you have to hold it by the base? No. If you have a relatively … [Read more...] about How To Hold A Shave Brush?
My friend Antonio Centeno at Real Men Real Style is doing a class on manual shaving and I would like to offer a little help on making a good lather with the shave kit that the class is using. … [Read more...] about How To Lather With The Learntomanualshave.com Kit
Did you receive a nice shaving set for a holiday gift? Great! But do you know the little tricks that will help you use it properly? No? OK, here are 5 little "hacks" that will help you get the most out of your new toys. … [Read more...] about New Shave Set? 5 Shaving Hacks For Novices