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B&B's Guide to the Shaving Galaxy

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Here is a guide to some of the more interesting and informative posts and threads on all things shave related, to help your entry into the world of traditional shaving. Written and acccumulated by various Members over the years. How-Tos and tips on selecting and using Soaps & Creams, Brushes, Razors, Blades, Hones & Strops, you name it, I'm pretty sure it's here.

Soaps. Almost everything you need to know about soaps

Creams. The important Creams posts

How to choose and care for your Brushes

Double Edge Safety Razor and Blade Guides

Single Edge Safety Razor Guides

Straight Razor Guides

Aftershave threads of

2015 Badger and Blade Awards. Joel and Nick share their picks for the outstanding products they used in 2015

Just for fun

And just so you don't think we're always dead serious around here, check out Razors on Vacation
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Whether you are a newbie, or have been wetshaving for a millennia, this guide aims to make your shaves even better, and help you navigate B&B.
Written by various members throughout the years, these How-To's, Tips & Tricks, and just memorable threads may help you learn a trick or two
Of course, please start a new thread if you can't find what you are looking for

So without further ado, here is the Guide to the Shaving Galaxy

Starting Out
Shave Clinic & Newbie Check-In - Great part of B&B to introduce yourself, and easily get help with any problems
Guides & Tutorials - Comprehensive Guide for people on the beginning of their jouney
B&B Video Library - Video guides to help you navigate B&B, and so much more
B&B's Youtube Channel - Don't forget to hit subscribe and thumbs up on our videos

Guide to Brushes - Everything from cleaning, to the difference between scritch and scub
Guide to Safety Razors - Repair, Angles, Pictures, the list goes on, and on

Guide to Soaps - An absolutely comprehensive guide to learn everything, and more, about soaps
Guide to Creams - The creams? You can't handle the creams! Unless you read this guide
Aftershaves - You will smell good just reading this thread

Tips & Tricks
Guide to Building Superlative Lather - You want superlative lather? Well do ya, punk? Then read this thread
http://badgerandblade.com/vb/showthread.php/9-Comprehensive-guide-to-building-superlative-lather!Marco's Method - Interesting thread on getting the best out of your italian croaps
Face Mapping - Mapping direction of your hair for comfortable, smooth shaves
Pre-Shave Prep - A How to Guide on Prepping Your Face

Classic Threads
3017 - Or how I learned to Stop Worrying and Love my Soap Stockpile
Ebay Sales Recap - Interesting completed sales of shaving products
Mysterious Travelling Box - It's a mystery
2014 B&B Awards - Highlighting the crème de la crème of 2014
2015 B&B Awards - Highlighting the crème de la crème of 2015
Razor Vacation - Pictures of Razors on Vacation
Mr Bingle Presents: Reindeer & Sleigh - A Holiday Gift Exchange. B&B 1st Annual Gift Exchange

Mr Bingle Presents: Reindeer & Sleigh - A Holiday Gift Exchange. B&B 2nd Annual Gift Exchange
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