QUICK TIP Guys tend to think that “shaving with the grain” means shaving either up or down. This is a misconception as each persons grain is different. Sometimes it can go sideways and sometimes it might change direction half way through. To find it, take your index finger and run it through your beard area. […]
QUICK TIP When shaving cream residue accumulates on your razor, you can periodically take an old toothbrush with some soap and brush your razor head back to new. It will look and shave cleaner. ??????
QUICK TIP During the change of the seasons, your skin needs more protection from free radicals to avoid breakouts and blemishes. Look for shave creams infused with antioxidants such as white tea as these will detoxify and invigorate your skin. ??????
QUICK TIP Looking to extend the life of your products and still stay looking fresh? You only need to apply a few drops of good pre-shave oil, and an almond-sized dab of premium shaving cream to your brush for the perfect shave. Not using too much means your quality products will last many months longer […]
QUICK TIP You have a date tomorrow and all of a sudden you see your nose is red and a pimple is coming out the size of Mount Fujiyama. Don’t Panic, get out the Alum Block! Before you retire for the evening wet the block, rub it on the affected areas and don’t wash off […]
QUICK TIP Use a light touch when shaving to protect your skin and prevent nicks and irritation. A good razor is designed to be the perfect weight in your hand so you won’t feel the need to press hard to get great results. ??????
QUICK TIP After you shave and before you apply an after shave cream, rinse your face with cold water and pat dry with a soft towel. This will invigorate your skin and make it more receptive to the effects of the cream. ??????
QUICK TIP Did you know that after-shave creams are not just for your face? These creams have natural hydrating properties, making them the perfect, year-round hand moisturizer. So the next time you apply some to your face after your shave, take an extra dab and rub some on your hands and arms. You will eliminate […]
QUICK TIP Did you let your beard grow during the winter months? It is getting warmer and time to think about shaving, but as your beard is thick and somewhat dry, make sure to apply a more than usual amount of pre-shave oil so that your beard is soft and ready for the razor. This […]
QUICK TIP Why not occasionally give your grooming regime a twist and randomly use different shaving creams and after shave scents. If you are attracted to a citrus fragrance, try a woodsy scent for a change, or use something fresh like Bergamot in the morning and splash something more subdued like an Oud in the […]
QUICK TIP Razor or shaving bumps are painful and quite ugly bumps on the skin. You can get rid of them by using a pre-shave oil and rub it where you shaved. This will aid the hair to come out straighter and healthier while also preventing razor burn and red dots caused by skin irritation. […]
ARTICLE Silvertip Badger (left) The highest quality shaving brush, the Silvertip is named for its natural, untrimmed silver ends of badger hair. It is a dense brush which retains heat well while providing a soft feel. Fine Badger (middle) A Fine badger brush provides a very rich lather and a soft feel on the face. […]
QUICK TIP Protecting your face is crucial. When done shaving, run a moist Alum block over the skin and place a cold towel over your face. This will tone the pores and cleanse the skin. Then gently massage some after shave to sooth the skin and leave your skin smooth and fresh. ??????
QUICK TIP To achieve a close and comfortable shave start by shaving the cheeks, then the chin, and finally the neck. Forget pressure and let the blade glide over prepared skin with the grain. For stubborn hair, reapply shaving cream and repeat shaving in a sideways motion, using small strokes to further prevent irritation. Always […]
QUICK TIP Multiple blade razors distribute pressure evenly and reduce the risk of skin irritation. The more blades there are, the more evenly the shaving force is distributed and the less pressure on the skin, which means less irritation and more comfort and results in a closer and smoother shave. ??????
QUICK TIP Pre-shave oils are great at providing a smooth surface for your razor to glide on, so protecting against nicks and cuts. However, if your skin is prone to shave bumps and blemishes, or it gets irritated by after shave products, then use a drop of pre-shave oil AFTER your shave. You skin will […]
QUICK TIP When should you apply a moisturizer to your face? Wait about 10 minutes after you apply your after shave to allow it to absorb into the skin. Then apply a dab of moisturizer to both re-hydrate the face and provide all day sun protection. ??????
QUICK TIP A shaving brush stand holds your brush upside down, keeping it dry and preventing mold and mildew from developing. This will extend your brush’s life so it will continue looking fresh and perform well. Plus, a stand makes a stylish addition to any counter top. ??????
QUICK TIP The key to a perfect shave is keeping your skin moist and soft; this allows the razor to glide smoothly across your face and minimize irritation. Shave after a shower to thoroughly wet your skin, and use a quality shaving cream preferably with a 100% badger-hair brush which is specially designed to retain […]
QUICK TIP There is never a need to compromise the quality of your shave or general grooming habits even if you are away from home, whether travelling or just at the gym. Bring your shaving essentials anywhere you go with our convenient travel-size products. Be well groomed wherever you are. ??????
QUICK TIP Protect Your Skin! During the change of seasons, your skin needs more protection from free radicals to avoid breakouts and blemishes. We have Shaving Creams infused with the antioxidants which will detoxify and invigorate your skin. Try some today, and feel re-energized all year round. ??????
QUICK TIP When shaving cream or shaving soap residue accumulates on your razor, you can periodically take a toothbrush with soap and brush your razor head back to new. It will look cleaner and shinier than ever. ??????
QUICK TIP Unleash the power of your shaving cream with a badger hair shaving brush. Using a badger hair shaving brush will make your shaving cream last twice as long. It creates a richer lather and in turn, gives you a closer shave. Stop in and purchase a badger shaving brush today. ??????
QUICK TIP Besides its normal function of healing shaving cuts, Alum Block can be used to erase zits and other facial blemishes. Before you go to bed, wet the block and rub it over the affected area until a salt deposit forms. Leave it on over-night, and then wash it off in the morning. ??????