Most wet shaving aficionados are familiar with Van Der Hagen (VDH). Although their shave soap used to be ubiquitous in brick-and-mortar megamarts and drug stores in the U.S. you are more likely to see other products from the brand on shelves now. I recently found a long handle … [Read more...] about Would The Van Der Hagen Long Handle Razor Pack Make A Good Shave Kit?
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Since I’ve immersed myself in the world of wet shaving, I’ve mostly been a shave cream kinda guy. But when a reader of Sharpologist asked if I had ever checked out Van Der Hagen shave soaps, I thought I’d give a puck of their Scented Luxury Shave Soap the Deal or Dud try! … [Read more...] about Van Der Hagen Luxury Shave Soap – Deal Or Dud?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4JK2tih6Ao Do you want the instant gratification of buying something in a local store for a cheap shave? If you are willing to make some compromises it is possible. … [Read more...] about Video – The Cheapest Shave Possible? (Brick & Mortar Edition)
A while back Jay wrote an article about "shaving on the cheap." It's a solid set of "software" products (creams and soaps) but it got me wondering: what do the "old timers" consider to be the shaving products that "punch above their weight" and are amazing values? So I asked … [Read more...] about 10 Amazing Shaving Values You Need To Know About
My recent post about the 10th anniversary of my first wet shaving video on Youtube got me to thinking about the traditional wet shaving niche and how it has evolved. Here are what I think are seven "watershed" moments. … [Read more...] about 7 Wet Shaving Watershed Moments