The double-edge safety razor. A fine blend of form and function.
What this is not: A central depository of years of knowledge and experience. Rather, this is a compilation of posts showing the process I’ve gone through. What I’ve learned, what’s worked for me.
Shaving is dynamic. Things change with temperature, location, water, age, all sorts of things. Each post reflects what I know, when I know it!
Cream of the Crop
Foam Slinging: How to Lather
Proraso: First Impression
Creams and Soap: Getting a Good Lather
Save Your Soap: Melting Old Soap Into a New Puck
Picking My Razor: Three Piece Suits Me
Why Am I Shaving Like This?
What the Heck is BBS Shaving?
How DE Shaving Gets You a Better Scruff
Old Fashioned Shaving in a Sarcastic World
Nerves of Steel
Money Down the Drain (Cost Differences Between Cartridges and DE Razors)
The Importance of Shaving During a Zombie Apocalypse
Last Gasps of a Dying Soap
Breaking in New Blades
Razor Upkeep: Dealing With Buildup
Finding Shaving Stuff
Grooming Lounge (DC)
One Pass, Two Pass, Red Pass, Smooth Pass
Cold Water, Cold Steel
The Rise of the 3 Pass Shave
Breaking in New Blade
3 Pass Shave v. 3 Blade Razor
Chopping Trees and Plowing Fields: Proper DE Razor Angle
Shaving on the Fly (1)
Shaving on the Fly (2)
6,500 Miles to Shaveland
Badger & Blade