A few months back Executive Shaving in the UK launched their Fuar Ach Snog ("Cold But Nice") shave cream (oddly, in the middle of the North American winter months). Executive Shaving was kind enough to send along a sample for me to try. … [Read more...] about Fuar Ach Snog Shave Cream
We're in the dog days of summer. Who wouldn't like to cool off? For shavers a mentholated shaving lather is the classic skin-cooling solution. But there are different levels of menthol. Some like a little menthol...and some like A LOT. Here are ten shaving products with … [Read more...] about 10 Cooling Menthol Lathers For Every Taste
Definitely not getting political, trust me. This is about beating the summer heat. I live in Kansas and anyone who tells you that it’s the humidity that makes you feel hot hasn’t suffered through the sandblasting feel of 30 mile per hour wind and 110 degree heat. At that point … [Read more...] about Feeling The (Freezer) Burn With Menthol!
Like many wet shavers, I love menthol. I never had exposure to mentholated shaving cream until I returned to wet shaving, as canned foam was my choice. It’s cooling, refreshing, and great for summertime heat. The first mentholated cream I tried, Proraso green, overwhelmed me. I … [Read more...] about Menthol – How It Works To Cool The Skin
I’ve read about plenty of guys (and work with one, too) who make their own aftershave. While I’m intrigued about concocting my own homemade bay rum, I have neither the skill nor the time for that endeavor. However, there is one DIY shave product that I heartily endorse because … [Read more...] about Mentholated Witch Hazel