Everything You Wanted to Know About Double Edge Razor Blades but Were Afraid to Ask.

I Didn’t Know What Approach to This Post I Should Take….. At first, I wanted to show the evolution of double edge razor blades using a historical approach. That seemed more than appropriate. Then I got to thinking……. many wet shavers do not understand the basic differences between steel quality and blade  coating technologies to …

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Why a Styptic Pencil May Be Healthier to Use Than an Alum Block.

Adapted from an research article by Anne Marie Helmenstine Phd. ALUM IS NOT AS SAFE AS YOU THINK!!!! Alum may be absorbed through the skin into the bloodstream. Although it is deemed safe enough for this purpose by the Food and Drug Administration, there may be negative health consequences from continued exposure to the aluminum …

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Why I Won’t Sell the Merkur 34C as a Beginner Razor.

I know that a few of my readers may thumb their nose at me for the sentiments expressed above, but the Merkur 34C is, in my opinion, is not the best safety razor that Merkur makes. for a newbie. I have never liked mine, although I have tried, and I cannot see what all the …

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