Is your shaving cream trying to kill you? Concerns about the ingredients found in personal care products periodically pop up in Sharpologist's feedback form and in the shaving forums so I thought I would look at a shave cream common in the "old school" niche' and see what all … [Read more...] about Is Your Shaving Cream Trying To Kill You? An Ingredient Teardown
I’ve been going through various samples of different types of shave butters, gels, some products that defy a category and even some green goo lately, all to give you, avid wet-shavers, a good idea of what works and what doesn’t. Ah, the sacrifices I make! So it was with real and … [Read more...] about Edwin Jagger: Deal or Dud?
[Updated July, 2018] Shaving cream can be pretty important: it can make using a blade a pleasant, fragrant diversion--or a painful, bloody chore. What is the best shaving cream? This is an update to Sharpologist's popular article originally posted several years ago. … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shaving Cream? An Update
With all the hype around organic general food and fruit and veg you’d think your produce and grocery selections are the most important part of staying healthy. And, to be fair, they’re pretty important. But while you’re checking out labels on your favorite chips, save some of … [Read more...] about Are There Toxins in Your Shaving Cream?
About a decade ago, Coate's Brushes Ltd was purchased by the famed brush-maker Simpson, who eventually stopped production of those branded brushes as well as the creams they were making, and sold off the brand. Someone re-started the brand up in 2010, however producing a … [Read more...] about 6 Coate's Superior Shaving Creams, A Multi-scent Review