Black Standard Razor Review

A couple of months back I picked up a Black Standard Razor from /r/shave_bazaar over on Reddit. I wasn’t really familiar with the razor and the price was right so I thought I would give it a try. It sat in my shave cabinet for some time, a victim of my new found love – the Merkur Progress – which has monopolized my shaving routine now for roughly the same amount of time that the Standard Razor has been in my possession.

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Merkur Progress Adjustable Razor Review

For the last three weeks I have been using the Merkur Progress and the only regret I have is that I waited this long to pick it up. I never imagined a razor replacing my Edwin Jagger 89lbl as my go to razor, but I am rather confident that, after three weeks, it successfully claimed the label of my favourite razor.

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Merkur 43C Review

Ratings: Overall: Handle: Aggressiveness: Weight: Blade Change: Affordability: Its been a long time coming but now it’s here – my

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Merkur HD 43C First Impression & Comparison

One of the perks of running a wet shaving blog is that I need very little justification for purchasing yet

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The Parker 89R – A Review

If someone would have told me prior to using the Parker 89R safety razor that it may knock my Edwin Jagger 89lbl off its perch of preferred razor I wouldn’t have believed you. But after a few weeks of exclusive use, and despite more than a few nicks and cuts during the first few shaves, the Parker 89R is definitely threatening my EJ 89lbl as my go to razor.

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Retro Razor – 1912 Valet Razor – A Closer Look

I recently picked up my second vintage razor, a Valet Open Comb Single Edge Safety Razor. This was strictly a curiosity

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The Parker 92R – A Review

Ratings: Overall: Handle: Aggressiveness: Weight: Blade Change: Affordability: One summer, when I was 11 or 12, my mom tried desperately for me

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