[Note from Mark, “Mantic59”: Doug Hansford recently sent me some thoughts about what is the “ideal” DE razor. By coincidence I had been thinking about this myself, and a lot of his comments tracked my feelings, so we decided to collaborate on this article.] … [Read more...] about Is The Ideal DE Razor Adjustable?
Are you getting the best shave with what you have? Do you really think about your shave? We all get caught up with our own personal saviors...or demons. Maybe it's time to step back and become more aware of some aspects of shaving you have not really thought about. … [Read more...] about 7 Shaving Mistakes You Might Be Making Without Even Being Aware Of Them
The RazoRock OLD Type is one of my go-to recommendations for the person new to safety razors. What makes it an OLD type is that it's visually similar to the earliest Gillette safety razors, clamping the blade so that it lies over the open comb and can't have blade chatter, … [Read more...] about RazoRock OLD type
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?
Problems shaving the neck has historically been a "pain point" with both shavers in general and Sharpologist readers in particular. Here are six strategies to get a better shave on your neck. … [Read more...] about 6 Practical Strategies For A Better Shave On the Neck