First shave with the Rex Konsul. Excellent shave and excellent razor.
Owning both the Konsul and the Ambassador, the Konsul certainly has noticeably less blade feel than the Ambassador. The Konsul is certainly going to be a worthwhile razor that I will love using alongside the Rex Ambassador, and I will not be parting with my Ambassador (still thoroughly, thoroughly enjoy using it a lot).
I found that I needed to go on to the higher numbers on the Konsul. I started off on 2 for first pass...
I decided to try out the Broman razor and my findings mirror what others have previously discovered… outrageously mild, but average, shave.
I picked up a used Broman because it was available. I paired it with Tabac cream and a Nacet blade on the first go. Like others before me… I discovered it was difficult to tell there was a blade in the razor. Incredibly mild and enjoyable shave.
It was easy to load the blade and the pivoting head teamed up with the plastic head cover to produce a...
I’ve recently acquired 2 English made Techs. While one has Gillette embossed on top of the head, it has no other markings. The other has nothing indicating Gillette. In fact it only states Made in England on the base plate, as well as having a letter on the right and a number on the left (on the triangle portion of the underside of the base plate). Also note how that’s backwards from the US which would have the Letter on the left and number on the right.
Does anyone know of a way I can...
I bought a Parker 29L Pink and Lavender for my wife and my daughter.
Both my wife and my daughter think this razor is perfect for their legs, armpits and bikini line.
They like the weight and that it has a good grip.
It's as mild as Feather Popular, but they think it's more efficient, maybe because it's heavier?
I had to test razor too and compare it to my Popular.
I loaded the razor with an Astra SP blade and started shaving.
The first impression is that it is mild, really mild, milder...