Why does my new badger brush smell bad?

A while back I gave a friend of mine a badger brush, the following morning I received a text asking Why does my new badger brush smell bad? A fair question. Perhaps one that I should have informed him about prior to giving him the brush. He just recently started using traditional wet shaving items, so not understanding why his brush smelled the why it did was forgivable. Needless to say, if you was confused – and possibly concerned – others must have the same question.

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Fine Accoutrements Snake Bite Aftershave Review

The number of complements I received after using Fine’s Orange is one of the reasons I decided to pick up Fine’s Snake Bite aftershave. People seemed to really enjoy the scent (which lasted quite long for an aftershave), and I really enjoyed using it. Another reason for picking this up was the marketing.

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Holiday Wish List…Razors

Normally around this time of year I make up a list of items that I have used over the year and compile them into suggested gift ideas. This year I thought I would change things up, instead of a list of suggested items, I am putting together a gift list for…myself. There is always that chance that my friends and family may actually read one of my posts and get some ideas.

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How Should I Store my Double Edge Razor?

The simple answer to how should I store my double edge razor is any way you want. As long as you rinse any residue off the razor after shaving and dry the off sufficiently you can store it anywhere or anyway you want. Most decent razors have a plated finish that makes it resistant to corrosion or rust. Read more…

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Marvis Cinnamon Mint Toothpaste

About a month back I picked up a small tube of Italian made Marvis Cinnamon Mint toothpaste. I was a few dollars short of free shipping so I tossed it in the cart, curious as to what a ‘premium’ toothpaste would do for me.

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What Razor is Best for Sensitive Skin?

When I get asked what double edge razor is best for sensitive skin, my first response is always to question their preparation routine. Are they producing quality lather? Ensuring their face is adequately hydrated? Read More…

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What Safety Razor Should I Buy?

Cost aside there are a couple of things to consider when choosing a safety razor. The first being the handle of the razor. You want a a razor that isn’t heavier on one end rather a well balanced tool. It should be comfortable and allow you to maneuver the razor across your face with ease. Read more…

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