My review of the Wet Shave Club monthly kit

Here's my review of the initial kit sent out by the Wet Shave Club, a wet shaving subscription service that allows you to sample various blades, soaps and after shaves every month. It's a rather long video, but it's not just a review. It's packed with lots of helpful shaving advice, so it's more like [...]

Edwin Jagger De89bl Safety Razor

An affordable DE razor, the Edwin Jagger De89bl gives a great shave and is a good choice for those just starting to learn to shave the old-fashioned way (which happens to also be the best way). By the way, if you'd like to learn how to use a safety razor, this is a good place [...]

Merkur 38HD “Barber Pole” Safety Razor

This is a great-looking razor which performs as expected: smoothly and surely. I have it and love it. Mine is finished in stainless steel. There are some variations with black and red handles, as you can see from the photos included below. Buy it here: Merkur Model 38 Hd Classic "Barber Pole" Long Safety Razor

Answers to your shaving questions

Almost three years after publishing my original wet shaving video, the views and comments keep accumulating: over 280,000 views and 700 comments at the time of this post. I thought it a good idea to gather the top ten questions -- the stuff that gets asked over and over, and the things that I should [...]

Shaving: art versus design versus profit

Where's the art? When I think of shaving razors currently on the market, I think of cartoon fights where everyone pulls out a bigger gun. Razor companies are constantly trying to outdo each other with more blades. If it's not the blades, then it's a "microcomb", or a vibrating handle... which brings all sorts of [...]