[Comment from mantic59: I showed the post about Kenny's recent barber shave to several professional barbers. This response is from Jess Stern of Stag Barbershop (the place where I gave a presentation about shaving last year). Her comments follow.] Hello Mark! After … [Read more...] about How Safe Is Your Face From The Barber? Part 2: One Barber’s View
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?