With the rise of bottled body wash and liquid hand soap, real bar soap seems to be going the way of the DoDo. That’s a shame because the only real difference between bar soap and liquid soap is water, some added stabilizers and chemicals, and a bit of extra convenience. Shaving soap is a prime example of a classic men’s grooming essential that’s been overshadowed by its canned cousins even though the newer product is actually worse than what it attempts to replace! Read more
In essence, the straight razor is a shaving blade that can be folded into its handle. They are also known as open razors or even cut-throat razors and are not to be confused Read more
Technology and innovation have done so much to enable progress in our society, but in many cases, so-called “advances” have actually set us back in terms of cost, effectiveness, and quality.
Nicks and cuts are a matter of routine for men who shave regularly, and the “solutions” for treating them haven’t changed for decades. Read more
In 2016, we surveyed more than 3,000 men about shaving, and we discovered something surprising: most men are dissatisfied with the shave they are getting. Read more