The term safety razor gets thrown around a lot and it seems like the meaning changes depending on the context of the conversation I'm in. So just what is a safety razor? … [Read more...] about Just What IS A “Safety Razor”?
[Caution for those viewing on a mobile device, this article is image-heavy.] The purpose of this article is to preserve the story of a razor that has become highly collectable, the Los Angeles Shave Soap Company (LASSC) BBS-1, a limited edition safety razor that has become very … [Read more...] about The LASCC/Wolfman BBS-1: The Modern Shaving Collectable
With the unfortunate closure announcements of several wet shaving focused brick and mortar wet shaving stores in North America, including as Old Town Shaving [Pasadena, California] and MenEssentials [Toronto, Ontario], I can’t help but feel as though the wet shaving resurgence is … [Read more...] about Have Retail Wet Shaving Stores Peaked?
[Updated September, 2019] After years of single blade razors with a rigid head, and multi-blade razors with pivots, there is now an upstart group of razors that have a single blade and a pivot. Could it be the best of both worlds? … [Read more...] about Single Blade Razors With A Pivot?
I first talked about the OneBlade razor (now called Genesis) almost three years ago. In that time it, and the lower-cost Core model, have become my favorite, most-used razor. Let me give you my long-term evaluation of the OneBlade razor. … [Read more...] about My Long Term Evaluation Of OneBlade Razors