Most traditional wet shavers -- that is, those who use old-technology razors including double edge (DE) razors and other designs -- know about RAD: Razor Acquisition Disorder. This is when shaving hobbyists, aficionados, keep acquiring different brands or models of razors. … [Read more...] about Progressive Razor Aggressiveness Strategy: A Cure for RAD?
It's no secret that I'm a fan of adjustable DE razors. Now there's a stainless steel, luxury adjustable razor, the Rex Supply Co. Ambassador adjustable razor, and I had to crack open my wallet to get one. … [Read more...] about Rex Ambassador Adjustable Razor
[Updated 25 January 2017 with additional information] I make no secret of my love for the Merkur Progress* adjustable safety razor. I've said "you'll have to pry it from my cold, dead fingers." That opinion officially comes to an end with today's launch of the Parker Variant … [Read more...] about Parker Variant Adjustable Safety Razor
Between testing a lot of products for Sharpologist and my wife enabling my wet shaving obsession anyway (it was her fault in the first place!) I've used my fair share of shaving products over the years. And in that time I have come to prefer some specific products over the rest. … [Read more...] about 6 (ish) Wet Shaving Products I Don’t Want To Be Without
I make no secret of the fact that the Merkur Progress is my favorite razor. I can "fine tune" my shave depending on variables like the brand of blade I'm using, the quality of the shave lather that day, or even the season. I also find it useful when I'm testing other products. … [Read more...] about Merkur Progress Modifications