It's a sad sight: an empty bulk box of razor blades. Like most everyone who gets into double edge shaving, I tried a number of blade brands (and if you haven't, you should!) and found a favorite. In my case they were the Israeli-made Personna "blue label" blades. I bought a … [Read more...] about Mantic59's New Razor Blade Search Begins
[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?
A "new old stock" (NOS) razor has been making a splash lately, the Bakelite Slant. Manufacturered in Germany decades ago, it's currently offered in very limited supply by The Italian Barber (the best way to check for inventory may be to follow @razorockjoe on twitter), the NOS … [Read more...] about The Bakelite Slant