I have been able to compile some statistics about what Sharpologist readers have been buying over the past 12 months. I thought it might be interesting to list the top ten products in different categories. The first list was shaving brushes and the second list was shaving … [Read more...] about The 10 Most Popular Razors Among Readers
Michael (Leisureguy) recently emailed Mark (Mantic59) with a proposal for a Sharpologist article on the best DE razors for a novice who wants a good razor but also wants to minimize the initial expense until he knows for sure that DE shaving is going to work for him. Mark was … [Read more...] about 8 "Good Deal" Razors Under $20
[Updated February, 2017] "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 narrow … [Read more...] about What Is The Best DE Razor?
I recently tried the "Silver Tone Double Edge Blade Razor Shaver w/Nonslip Metal Handle" found on Amazon. It's a three-piece "Ri,mei" razor (yes, that's what it says on the blister pack) made in China. While it is no Merkur or Edwin Jagger in quality it is (surprisingly) … [Read more...] about Cheap vs. Inexpensive: A Tale Of 3 Razors
Sometimes I see people get interested in traditional wet shaving but balk when they see some of the prices. Never mind that those prices are very low over the long-run: the "fence-sitters" don't want to spend too much money on something they think they may not enjoy. If you … [Read more...] about 16 Inexpensive Product Entries Into Traditional Wet Shaving