I had my first shave this morning with my new Feather Artist Club SS folding razor (black handle). It was a bit awkward at first, but once I found the angle, I have a very comfortable and close two-pass shave. Normally, I'm a three-pass shave guy, but this thing demolished the...
Morning Gentleman (well it is here in New Zealand)
I got given a random blend a mate roasted 5 days ago and I am drinking it black.
This morning I am using a swiss gold pourover in to a mug.
This blend not quite my thing and roast a bit questionable but it will give me a good kick start !!
Well the wife surprised me with some Aqua Di Parma last night and I am wondering if someone can tell me what color the lid is on the old formula. The reason I ask is this seems a little hard kinda like soap and I was expecting more fluffy texture. Is it just old? Should I return it?
I saw this on etsy - perhaps its been posted previously but I couldnt find it. It has the "industry leading open strait razor head" (hah). I wonder how many folks pick this up thinking its a standard DE and cant make it work.
I realized when I got to the hotel last night that I forgot my shaving brush. So i went ahead and applied a thin layer of Noxzema, rubbed the Arko all over my beard and mustache area, and then used my hands to rub it into a lather adding water as I went along. Turned out fine.
So I learned a few...
Apologies if this has come up before, but I found this article reprinted last year by The Guardian, an English newspaper.
I'd read before that the rise of Aids in the 1980s proved the final nail in the coffin for barbershop straight razor shaving, but this article...
I just got a Feather Artis Club DX Wood Handle. It's a beautiful razor and I hope it can be my daily driver but right now it is REALLY HOT on the neck area. I'm using the Feather Pro Blades but I think I might try the Feather Guard blades until I my technique improves.
The cheek area is not a...