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I don't currently own a SR; i use DEs almost exclusively. I have wondered about a SR but stopping it has always put me off so i thought id try a Shavette to see if it bridged the gap but im no sold at the moment.
So, Sunday just gone was my first shave with a shavette. Not a bad experience but i don't see how i could do a 2/3 pass with it YMMV though. The video is up and any advice ect would be greatly appreciated.
As the title suggests, Obsessive Soap Perfectionist seems to be back making and trading again. For us in the UK, this is particularly good news as OSP make some of the the best shaving soaps and scent combinations.
Their website is back up and showing good stock levels too.
Products - OSP
So, this is almost a 2 part video; firstly a reminder to myself that going back to some of the first kit in your den can get amazing results even if it is 'basic' compared to new purchases and secondly, my first time and review of Cella shaving soap.
Hope you enjoy.
Just as the title says, first time using an open comb DE razor. Felt very different to the closed comb's i've been using. I don't think i could use an open comb daily though obviously YMMV. Anyone use an open comb daily?
So, I never realised how much a brush can change your opinion of a product or, that you could become so attached to a particular brush. I've experienced it with razors but this is the first time i've experienced a brush i never want to loose.
It probably says that I’ll use them a few more times with different razors and creams and update with a catch-up video.
That whilst they’re great blades, YMMV and my face may not suit them. It wouldn’t be the first time my face has suited something/ someone
Here is a quick, full shave review of Abschaum Shaving Soap made by Rumble 59. I use their Pomade and it is really good with an amazing scent so this soap court my eye. Really lovely sea breeze sent and a close but slick shave. I would highly recommend it.
I've posted 2/3 times but i wanted to say hello and introduce myself properly.
I started using a safety razor about 4 months ago and haven’t looked back since. This forum has been really helpful pointing me in the right direction.
I’m based in a London, England and have been quite...
I have decided to start my own series of shaving videos, hoping to add another voice to the already amazing range of reviews on DE Razor Shaving.
So here is the first of what will hopefully be many videos:
Hope you enjoy.
I wanted to ask the community, are there people who simply do not get on with the Merkur Futur or similar copies?
I have used both a Merkur and a Ming Shi 2000s and the head shape seems to make it impossible on my face to get a good angle, especially on my neck and under my nose...
Thanks for the replies.
The Merkur 33C is a good shave for me i don't get irritation and i can easily get a good/great shave in 3 passes.
I will go back and look at changing the 2000s settings. The 5 did give me squeaky smooth skin WTG after the first pass but i appreciate that it may also be...
Been using this website for alot of information and its been a fantastic help. I've been using a DE for about 2 months now and am wondering about different razors and different technique.
My original setup was a Merkur 33C with either Wilkinson or Gillette 7 o'clock yellow...