https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mah9xE4ZMsg Shaving while traveling is all about compromise. Maybe you can’t take your regular shaving kit because it’s size, or its weight, or it’s cost. But even if you can take your regular kit you still may not get the same results on the road … [Read more...] about How To Shave When Traveling
Last year Mark (Mantic), James SanSouci, Wim Bouman, Teiste Brito, and I, conducted a test of synthetic brushes. The final results of the testing can be seen at the link HERE. In addition I developed a series of articles in which the origins and history of synthetic brushes … [Read more...] about A Synthetic Brushes Update and Overview – Generations
I bought a Matador razor from Razor Blades And More a while back and finally got around to trying it recently. It came with Gillette 7 o'clock and Polsilver blades so I slipped a Polsilver in for the 1st shave (the balance of the "shave of the day" shown above was a Havanna … [Read more...] about Mantic59's Shave Of The Week: Matador DE, And Rise Of Indian Razor Manufacturing?
[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 thought I would post my thoughts on Merz Apothecary’s second annual “Great Shave” in Chicago last week. Unfortunately I was too busy to take pictures or video while there, but plenty of other people did: Merz hired a photographer and videographer and I saw a bunch of other … [Read more...] about Reflections On The "Great Shave 2012"