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Wet shaving

Should I Be Using A Shaving Brush?

Written by Advice Team on July 25, 2018

Shaving brushes have been around for a long time and that can’t be a bad thing. They’ve been popular with barbers for decades, who offer hair care such as the cutthroat shave and there’s a good reason why many still use a shaving brush to lather up your face before they do so. Here’s why, Read article...

Cartridge Razors vs Electric Shavers

Written by Advice Team on January 25, 2018

We recently sent out a survey to our customers to understand the current state of men’s grooming. One of the biggest factors was what tools men use to shave and there was an obvious divide between cartridge razors and electric shavers. We delved into the results to understand the common similari Read article...

Shaving gel, foam or oil? Where do I start?

Written by Advice Team on October 4, 2017

You’ve probably already decided whether you prefer a wet or a dry shave. They both have their benefits but when it comes to wet shaving, there’s a little more involved to achieve a comfortable and clean shave. There are traditionalists out there that opt for the time old lather of soap but tha Read article...

The Benefits of Shaving Soap and How to Use Them

Written by Advice Team on October 2, 2017

Shaving soaps have existed since the early 1800’s but are less commonly used in the mainstream today, which is a crying shame. Shaving soap comes with a bit of a learning curve; it takes practice and a certain level of technique before you will consistently achieve a superior lather, but it’s Read article...

Wet vs Dry Shaving

Written by Advice Team on August 10, 2017

Unless you sport a full on beard, shaving is something that every man has to do on a fairly regular basis. In fact it is estimated that men spend over 35 days (that’s over 840 hours) shaving during their lifetime, so it’s fair to say that for most guys it’s a big part of their grooming routi Read article...