Recently I was pondering the rapid growth of traditional wetshaving. A few years ago, for example, there was one source of blade sampler packs for double-edged blades: LetterK on ShaveMyFace.com and BadgerAndBlade.com. (LetterK went from that to start WestCoastShaving.com, now a … [Read more...] about Shaving-Tool Innovation & The Weber Razor
A post on Reddit's Wicked_Edge subreddit described one new shaver's initial experiences and mistakes he could have avoided. He says "My first two shaves were incredible. No irritation, no nothing. So I thought 'hey, maybe my face isnt as much of a sissy as I thought!' So for my … [Read more...] about 9 Newbie Wet Shaving Mistakes You Can Avoid, Plus A Bonus Tip
I truly enjoy shaving with a DE razor. Wielded with a bit of skill a DE razor can shave competitively with any other razor, and better than most. But why must we continue to endure three piece razors? … [Read more...] about 3 Piece Razors? It’s The 21st Century: Why Are We Still Buying Them?
A YouTube viewer asks: Please tell me the significance or the difference between an "open tooth comb" and the smooth edge safety razor. Thanks. I have not heard you discuss the "open tooth comb." I thinking about buying one. Open tooth comb razors were originally designed to cope … [Read more...] about Open Comb Razors?
One of the cooler side benefits of writing for a magazine with the reach and circulation of OnMilwaukee.com is that in addition to our Milwaukee readers, our work is sometimes discovered by interested parties who live nowhere close to us. So, when I blogged about my first … [Read more...] about Getting down to business