Category Archives for "Shaving Tips"

How to Use a Shaving Soap: A Step by Step Guide

So you’ve decided to go the wet shaving route. Congratulations on your choice, you won’t regret it. Expect world class shaves at the comfort of your home once you master the skill. Next step would be choosing from one of many options as lubrication on the face. You wouldn’t want a sharp, bare metal scrapping […]

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Best Shaving Soap – As Old School As It Gets

You don’t need to go to a barbershop to get a world class shave. To have one, you’ll need the right tools and it starts with a razor. Whether you choose a safety, cartridge or electric razor will all boil down to personal preference. But another tool that’s important is a protective agent that helps […]

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Foil vs Rotary Shaver: Your Ultimate Guide

Foil vs Rotary Shaver

Perhaps one of the most hotly debated topics in shaving forums is foil vs rotary shavers. Which one is better? Is foil better than rotary? Each will have compelling reasons why a foil or rotary shaver is the best. Wet shavers will even chime in and say electric shavers are trash and safety razors are […]

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Best Razor for Men with Sensitive Skin

Having sensitive skin is tough. Shaving with such condition is even tougher because one wrong stroke can trigger razor burn or ingrown hair that can be very painful and itchy. The first order of business in shaving with sensitive skin is finding the right tools and at the forefront of such is the razor. I’ll divide this […]

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Best Adjustable Safety Razor – A Merkur Domination

In terms of versatility it is hard to be the adjustable safety razor. It gives you the ability to increase or decrease blade exposure. This flexibility allows you to have a mild or aggressive shave depending on your needs or beard type. These razors use a twisting mechanism usually located on the handle with corresponding […]

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Straight Shaving for Beginners – Selecting a Straight Razor

Switching over to a straight razor from disposable razors is an extremely rewarding experience, but it can be intimidating for any beginning. There are so many different razors, strops, and brushes out there that it can be difficult to make that first step. This is a brief explanation about the different kinds of razors available […]

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