The "upside down" lather-building trick has been around a while, and I recently mentioned it again. But some are reluctant to try it because the typical shave mug or scuttle can be difficult to handle that way. I think I have found a safer alternative. … [Read more...] about A Safer Upside Down Lather Trick?
Back in March, when I was still fairly new to the world of artisan shaving products, my wife had an opportunity to travel to London for work. When she asked if there was anything I wanted, my mind began to run through what I knew of British shaving brands. … [Read more...] about Shave Shopping In London
These days, there are lots of “If's, and's, and but's” about shaving comfortably while traveling away from home: You can shave but you can’t take your regular razor with you. You can shave if you use a cheap travel razor. You can shave and use your regular shaving cream if you … [Read more...] about Shaving Away from Home: No Need to Borrow Grandpa’s Razor Anymore
Traveling presents a lot of challenges when it comes to good grooming. For example, flying and jet lag can make your skin look pale, dry and irritated. It is thus important you give your grooming routine some thoughtful consideration when traveling. Here are six tested grooming … [Read more...] about 6 Grooming Tricks You Must Know While Traveling
One of the questions that comes up a lot is, "Can I travel with a DE?" and the advice is invariably, use the disposable medical prep DE, bring your regular safety razor and buy blades on landing, or use a BiC sensitive / Gillette Guard. When I flew to Israel in December, and … [Read more...] about Wet-Shaving Tourism: Israel