[Note from Mantic59: Will King and I became acquainted on Twitter a few years ago and we've had some really interesting discussions over that time. While many Sharpologist readers do not use cartridge razors, there are some interesting technologies beyond the blade count, so I … [Read more...] about History, Hysteresis and Hype. The Shaving System Razor Swindle?
There's a new kickstarter that's generated a lot of buzz in the shaving community, Supply Provision's Single Edge razor. And luckily I got an exclusive first look and shave with it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=urPTJG50KxY … [Read more...] about Supply Provision's Single Edge Razor
7 Challengers To The Throne: Harry's, 800Razors, MyShavingClub, Manpacks, ShaveMOB, Dorco & Dollar Shave Club, and Schick Hydro Anyone who reads Sharpologist knows we're all about the single blade razor. Classic double-edge, single-edge (Injector, GEM), straight razor...it's … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Gillette Fusion Proglide Alternative?
[Updated February, 2017] "What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. Unfortunately there's no easy answer. Unlike razors with multi-blade, pivoted cartridges that come from a few large multi-national companies and manufactured to a very narrow … [Read more...] about What Is The Best DE Razor?
I admit it, I'm not a big fan of vintage razors. I will grant you that for the most part they're built very well and there are tons of them still around, easily found in internet auction sites, antique stores, and grand parent's bathrooms. But--speaking for myself--there are … [Read more...] about 2 Vintage DE's For The Beginner