[Updated August, 2020] "What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. There's not an easy answer--and the market is growing, changing and offering more choices than ever before. This is an update to a continuing series on Sharpologist! … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Double Edge Razor For 2020?
Razor aggressiveness, particularly of a double-edge razor (DE) is, for the purposes of this article, both a razor's likelihood to injure skin and its ability to cut hair of longer length. There are three design aspects of double-edge razors that most influence aggressiveness: … [Read more...] about How Much Razor Aggressiveness Do You Really Need?
[Note from Mantic59: I recently updated my popular "Best DE Razor" article and also posted an alternative from Doug at Shave Like Grandad's. I also asked Michael "Leisureguy" from Later On, another respected shaver, to offer his opinions. UPDATED January, 2020.] Double-edge … [Read more...] about Leisureguy’s Favorite Safety Razor Round-Up
In a previous post I discussed some recommended "mild" razors. Since then I've had an opportunity to try a few more. I'll list them here and I'll go back and edit the original article to reflect this update. … [Read more...] about 5 More Mild Razors
[Updated June, 2020] No doubt about it: some shavers want to "turn it up to 11." They use razors with tons of exposure and high-performance blades. They embrace the challenge. But what if you have sensitive skin? What if you don't have quite the time (or the mental focus) to … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Mild Safety Razor?