Category Archives for "Safety Razors"

Your First Time Wet Shaving: What to Expect

It’s funny—there is a LOT of material on the internet about shaving, and probably thousands of instructional shaving videos, but there aren’t really any posts that let you know what to expect when you wet shave for the first time. Most sites show what to do, but they don’t really tell you what to expect. […]

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How to Recycle Razor Blades

Razor blades: pretty much every adult, man and woman alike, uses them. But where do you put them after you’re done? Can they be recycled? Are they going to hurt someone after you’ve disposed of them? These are very common questions, and believe it or not, there’s not too much information that discuss how to recycle […]

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Why We Love Wet Shaving: Our List

We love wet shaving, but maybe we’re biased: after all, we created and dedicated an entire website to wet shaving and wet shaving techniques, so it’s clear that we’re big fans. You don’t write post after post about shaving if you’re not really into it. But why? Why wet shave? What are the advantages over regular […]

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What is Wet Shaving? A Quick Description

Welcome to Rough and Tumble Gentleman! This is our “Intro to Wet Shaving” post. Below, we’ll talk about what wet shaving actually entails, the process, and the tools you’ll need. We’ll keep it simple, and introduce the concepts as simply as possible. Let’s start at the beginning: what is wet shaving?​Wet Shaving DefinedWe’ll start with a […]

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Shaving Slang and Terms: An Intro

If you’ve developed a new interest in wet shaving, you may have stumbled into a few of the excellent forums that discuss ​the topic. You’ve probably discovered, pretty quickly, that the gents in these forums basically speak another language. For instance, one guy may post the following:”Just took my newest DE—pretty aggressive—went WTG, XTG, and […]

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