What is the best shaving brush for you? There are many varieties of brushes, available from small "garage" artisans, Far-Eastern factories, and long-established European companies. Let's try to make some sense of it all by discussing the different elements of a shaving brush then … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Shave Brush For Your Individual Needs?
The twist to open butterfly (AKA silo missile doors) double edge razor was the "state of the art" just prior to the introduction of cartridge razors. Since then that technology seems to have taken a back seat to less convenient, but easier to manufacture, technology. It's been … [Read more...] about What Is The Best New Twist To Open Butterfly Razor? [Analysis]
The Gillette Super Adjustable aka “Toggle” has always been viewed as one of the wet shaving “grails” to both users and collectors alike. Its unique opening/closing mechanism, and limited production has turned the toggle into one of the most collectable razors of all time. … [Read more...] about The Amazing Story Of The Gillette Toggle
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