I found this article really well written and very informative. I didn’t realize badger brushes absorb water. Shaving101.com has great articles and reference overall. Click on the brush photo to get to the article. Enjoy!
What a treat it was to give Jay his first steam-towel straight razor shave. Most fittingly, it was the first shave I’ve done in the home setup. He looks “out of it” but that’s what I call the “Zen face”. … Continued
Plus, I fully committed to the chinstrap and razored off my chin! I did well and it feels clean. (Don’t forget other benefits of a straight razor shave like exfoliation.) My first self shave was awful. And yes, that is a wee nick. I was cleaning … Continued
I took a different approach to a cut today. I listened to what the customer said but added my own spin. I was thinking “I like this cut!” and about then Jon, a fellow student, said “Nice cut, Clayton.” Man…that … Continued