[Editor's note: Cait is a barber who recently wrote of her experience as a female barber in a "man's" profession. Sharpologist asked her to discuss how she learned to shave as a barber.] One of the key tenets of men’s grooming is the classic straight-razor shave. For many men, … [Read more...] about What A Barber Learned About the Straight Razor Shave, and How to Improve Your Own Shaving Game
Men’s style, like many things in life, would be easier for guys if there was just an instruction manual to tell you what to wear and how to wear it. The problem is, learning how to dress, look and act like a man isn’t just about clothes, outfits and accessories. From the way … [Read more...] about Men’s Style Guide: How To Dress Well For Guys
Transcript: I've watched my share of people shaving: on video, in person, newcomer, experienced, enthusiast, you name it. And I'm constantly surprised at how many people do not shave efficiently. There are a number of ways to be more efficient in your shave but there is one … [Read more...] about How To Shave Efficiently – With Video
[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?