Edwin Jagger Sandalwood Shave Soap

Contrary to the suggestion, the holidays did not provide very much in the way of holidays. I found myself much busier and tired than I would prefer on some time off from work. As a result the website hasn’t seem much action over the last few weeks. But a new year is upon us and with it our first review of 2016.

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Ogallala Bay Rum and Lemon Grass Shave Soap – Review

After my experience earlier in the week with my puck of Col Conk Bay Rum I was desperate to bounce back with a soap that had some serious kick to it when it came to scent. I rifled through the soaps in my to review pile and decided that there was no better time to break open a puck of Ogallala Bay Rum, specifically the Bay Rum & Lemon Grass Shaving Soap.

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Cella Crema Da Sapone – A Review

I think I may have finally found it. A few years ago I was vacationing in Tropea, Italy and I was in desperate need of a haircut. Based on a recommendation at my Bed and Breakfast I found the barber posted below. After shaving my head down the barber asked me if I wanted a shave as well and I agreed. He went about giving me one of my most memorable moments ever – at least when it comes to grooming.

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Derby Shave Stick – A Review

Updated December 19, 2016 Ratings: Overall: Value: Cushion: Slickness:  Scent Pleasantness:  Scent Strength (balance):  Moisturising:  A few weeks back I

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Arko Shaving Soap Stick – Review

For some reason, until this week, I have managed to, unintentionally, avoid using the Turkish made Arko Shaving Soap Stick. Which really doesn’t make sense because the price is more than right, and the packaging is fantastic – visually anyways.

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Geo F Trumper’s Rose Shave Cream – Review

A couple of weeks ago I ordered a tub of Taylor of Old Bond St. Grapefruit Shave Cream, along with a razor and blades for a friend of mine who is going to try wet shaving, after my insisting for nearly a year now (I suggested, the Edwin Jagger 89lbl along with some Astra blades) – in the box I was happy to find some free samples, one of them being the tiniest possible shave cream container of Geo F Trumper’s Rose Shave Cream (more on the diminutive container in a moment).

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Getting Your Lather Just Right

One of the most difficult elements of making the transition from cartridge shaving to classic shaving is using a brush

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