Choosing the Best Straight Razor for Beginner and Shaving Tips

With razor heads constantly increasing in complexity and number of blades (we recently unearthed a Korean razor head with SEVEN blades – a little excessive) a lot of guys are reevaluating their whole shaving routine.  The complex razor heads and new shave gels and technological shaving accessories are attracting a large portion of the male population, but there are those of us who have … [Read more...]

Guide to Shavette: Best Straight Razor with Dispozable Blades

Recently, a growing number of men are ditching their multi-blade razor heads and searching for something different – something better.  This has led to a dramatic rise in traditional shaving methods being revived such as the single blade razor and the straight razor.  A wonderful little German company called Dovo (leave it to ‘zhe Germans’ to engineer practicality) decided to marry the … [Read more...]

Best Shaving Cream Warmer (Dispenser)

Few things make a man feel more fresh and confident than a clean, professional shave by a trained barber in a local shop. Unfortunately, most of us have neither the time (nor the money) for this noble daily ritual – so we do it ourselves. This does not, however, mean we must settle for mediocrity in our daily shave, quite the contrary in fact. We stock our shelves with the newest in … [Read more...]

Shaving Nicks Tricks

There’s nothing worse than nicking yourself when you’re already late, you’re heading out the door, or when you’re due to be presenting at a company meeting. When it happens, you’ve got to think quickly. Even if you've got a gusher, the more you rub, the more you can disturb the natural clotting process. That goes the same for peeking, too: if you check a nick often while applying … [Read more...]