Sharpologist’s recent article on the most popular double edge razors included the Merkur 39C. Here are my impressions of that razor. … [Read more...] about A Popular Razor – Merkur 39C
Parker has just launched their 55SL "Semi-Slant" razor. They sent me a pre-launch sample a few weeks ago to use. Is it a "kinder, gentler" slant bar razor? … [Read more...] about The Parker 55SL Semi-Slant Razor
"What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. There's not an easy answer--and lately the market is growing, changing and offering more choices than ever before. This is a major update to a previous set of articles on Sharpologist! … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Double Edge Razor In 2019’s Changing Market?
Do you have to shave by paying attention to the "grain" of the beard, the direction in which the hair grows? I say no...as long as you keep a few things in mind. … [Read more...] about Is Shaving With Reduction By The Grain Written In Stone?
The Fine Accoutrements Aluminum Slant is the second slant razor from Mr. Fine. The first razor was the Fine Superlite Slant, which we reviewed a year ago. Now he's back, with a new version of the same idea, that's better in every way. … [Read more...] about The Finest of Slant razors