There is a lot of renewed interest in the double edge safety razor. But did you know that there are a number of varieties of double edge razors? Understanding what they are and their capabilities can be useful. Here is what you should know, illustrated and explained. … [Read more...] about The Double Edge Safety Razor Illustrated Guide And FAQ
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 November, 2020] 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?