The availability of the adjustable safety razor, once relegated to a niche' within a niche', has recently expanded, with a number of new products coming in a fairly short time. How do they work, who is making them, and how well do they perform? I bought a bunch to find out which … [Read more...] about Is The Adjustable Safety Razor Finally Catching On?
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
New to the idea of shaving with an old-school safety razor with a single blade? You may have discovered that there are actually a dizzying variety of "safety razor" types, without much explanation of the differences. Let's try to correct that. … [Read more...] about Shaving 101 – Confused By All The Varieties Of Double Edge Safety Razors? This Should Help
OneBlade has hit the wet shaving world with a some excitement, and some controversy as well. A single-blade, single-edge, all stainless steel razor with a pivoting head and a luxury price tag, the OneBlade razor aspires to be nothing less than "the best razor on Earth, period." … [Read more...] about Is OneBlade The Perfect Razor?
I recently posted a blog entry about why I like shaving with a single-edged razor. Beyond the ease of use, retro/indie feel and possibly superior results, there’s one more factor in play: I don’t have to give a second thought about blades. … [Read more...] about SE blades: Easy Come, Easy Go