Category Archives for "Safety Razors"

The Best Razor for Sensitive Skin: Top Picks for Men

For many men, shaving is a calm, centering routine that feels great. It’s a tranquil ritual that’s relaxing, introspecting, and pleasant. For some of us, though—those of us who experience razor burn, or rash, or inflammation from shaving—the routine is kind of torturous. Nicks, cuts, bumps—for those of us who come away from a shave anticipating […]

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The Best Open Comb Razor: Our Favorite Options

We’ve long thought that open comb safety razors are the “next level” for new wet shavers: you start out with a nice, mild straight-bar safety razor, and once you get the hang of it and want something more aggressive, you move on to open combs. They’re fantastic tools that offer an incredibly close shave, but […]

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What’s the Most Aggressive Safety Razor?

When you’re new to wet shaving, a mild, non-aggressive safety razor is a great place to start. It’ll allow you to get a feel for wet shaving, practice your technique, and reliably get a nice, close shave. But once you’ve gotten the hang of things—you’ve gotten your technique down, you know the products you like to […]

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Different Types of Razors: A Complete Guide

Welcome! In this post, we’ll be discussing the different types of razors you can use to shave your face. Many men—particularly those who are new to shaving—don’t realize that there are a wide variety of razors available to use, and that some types of razors are (in our opinion!) way, way better than others. We’ll start […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Wet Shaving, Beginning to End

Welcome! In this post, we’re going to provide an in-depth guide to wet shaving technique. In it, we’ll describe every step of the wet-shaving process, discuss all the tools you need, and offer some guidance on how to make your wet shaving routine, beginning to end, a pleasant and enjoyable experience. Let’s dive in. ​Table […]

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