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Start Learn Master: Three Blades for Double Edge Safety Razor Shaving

Start Learn Master: Three Blades for Double Edge Safety Razor Shaving

I love shaving. I would have never said that before I started using a double edge safety razor and taking better care of my skin. I love learning about shaving supplies and techniques, and I love building my skill level. I also love the personalized aspect of traditional shaving — everyone’s skin and facial hair […]

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Cleaning and Disinfecting Vintage Razors with Scrubbing Bubbles Bathroom Cleaner by SC Johnson

Cleaning and Disinfecting Vintage Razors with Scrubbing Bubbles Bathroom Cleaner by SC Johnson

Almost all of my double-edged safety razors are vintage. They’ve come in various states of condition, varying from “this is used?” to “this is used.” I don’t know who the previous owner(s) were. I’m a little squicked out about putting something that held a razor blade close to the face of a stranger up against […]

Gillette Super Speed Double Edge Safety Razor Review

Gillette Super Speed Double Edge Safety Razor Review

There are many great vintage razors out there, and a lot of them were made by Gillette. The Executive, Fat Boy, New, Slim, Tech, and Tuckaway can be found in the collections of double edge safety razor collectors everywhere. One of the most prolific and well-rounded razors made by Gillette is the Super Speed. It […]

Cadet Three Piece Open Comb TP-26 Double Edge Safety Razor Review

Cadet Three Piece Open Comb TP-26 Double Edge Safety Razor Review

“Cadet Three Piece Open Comb TP-26 Double Edge Safety Razor.” Wow, say that three times fast. It’s a mouthful, but every word is important in describing this value-packed razor. Here’s my review. Tags: beard, cadet, chrome, de86, edwin jagger, featured, gillette, l6, lord, razor blade, shaving, strongly recommended

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Edwin Jagger DE86BL Double Edge Safety Razor Review

Edwin Jagger DE86BL Double Edge Safety Razor Review

Shaving with a double edge safety razor can be intimidating for newcomers. I was a little nervous about putting a bare blade close to my neck after years of cartridge shaving. I understood that proper preparation and technique was necessary to get a great shave without cutting myself, but I wasn’t sure if I was […]

Lord L6 Long Handled Double Edge Safety Razor Review

Lord L6 Long Handled Double Edge Safety Razor Review

As I’ve posted before, I’ve fallen in love with shaving with a double edge razor. I started about two and a half months ago and have shaved just about every day. I have some friends who purchased some really high end shaving equipment right off the bat. $150+ razor, expensive soaps, expensive brushes, etc. I […]

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Double Edge Safety Razor Starter Set Giveaway Contest
By May 21, 2012 Read More →

Double Edge Safety Razor Starter Set Giveaway Contest

Last week I wrote about how I prepare to shave with a double edge safety razor and how much I love shaving now. Yes, I know that sounds crazy, so I’m going to type it again. I love shaving with a double edge safety razor. I am so confident that double edge shaving will change […]

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How to Prepare for a Double Edge Safety Razor Shave

How to Prepare for a Double Edge Safety Razor Shave

I shaved my beard off in early March and I knew I was going to have to shave more frequently than I have the last year and a half. I burned up my last Mach 3 razor cartridge, and thought I would try my hand at shaving with a double edge safety razor. I am […]

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