Category Archives for "Shaving Tips"

Question: Does Shaving Make Facial Hair Grow Faster?

We recently became obsessed with reruns of the old show Seinfeld, and there’s a great scene that tackles the question, “Does shaving make facial hair grow faster?” In it, Jerry “notices an asymmetry in his chest hair,” and “does something stupid”:Jerry Seinfeld is a really funny guy and that scene is hilarious, but WOW is […]

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Wet Shaving vs. Dry Shaving: A Debate

Welcome! In this post, we’ll provide our two cents about dry shaving, and how it compares to wet shaving. There’s plenty of material online dedicated to wet shaving but very little that explores dry shaving, so hopefully we’ll be able to shed some light on the topic. ​Table of Contents ​Some TerminologyThe Good and the […]

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What is Dry Shaving? A Closer Look

In many of our posts, we discuss wet shaving: the shaving technique that uses safety razors or straight edge razors, all-natural soaps and creams, and soft shaving brushes. We’re fairly in love with it, and we’ve written a whole slew of posts about it. But what about dry shaving? There’s not as much content about dry […]

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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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