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In this video I take a look at a Vintage Gillette H2 Slim Safety Razor. I’m trying a new approach to my videos by appearing on camera. I’d like your feedback. Do you like it? Does it help the presentation? Overall, does it work? did you find the video informative and enjoyable? Please let me […]

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Here’s a quick side by side comparison of the Merkur Futur and it’s cone, the Qshave. ================== Merkur Futur Adjustable Safety Razor, Chrome Finish: http://amzn.to/2qkf1Pk Merkur Futur Adjustable Safety Razor (700) Razor (Matte Finish): http://amzn.to/2qkukap Merkur Adjustable Futur Safety Razor Gold Plated 702: http://amzn.to/2rlKswO Qshave adjustable safety razor from AliExpress: https://goo.gl/cFjdIB Qshave from Amazon: http://amzn.to/2r3eS2E […]

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I was fortunate enough to acquire a Merkur Futur from a fellow member from a shaving forum. So, my thanks to him for making it available for sale.  It was only used a few times and came to me in brand new condition! (I made sure to sanitize it in Barbacide.) As of this writing, I had […]

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I got lucky in finding a very lightly used Merkur Futur Adjustable Safety Razor. If you recall, I reviewed the Qshave, which is a clone of the Merkur Futur. The clone sells for less than ten dollars depending on where you got to buy it. The Merkur Futur sells for $55.0 to 65.00 on Amazon […]

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While going through Heinen’s (a local grocery store here in Northeast Ohio), I came across Nivea Sensitive Post Shave Balm. At approximately $6.50 for a bottle , I decided to give it a try. It’s terrific and quickly becoming one of my favorites!  I was afraid I’d never find an alternative for Neutrogena’s Razor Defense […]

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I’ve had a chance to use the Qshave for a few shaves now and wanted to share some of my thoughts. It might be helpful to others contemplating whether or not to buy this razor. This review pertains to the Qshave I purchased from AliExpress costing $6.98 (including shipping). First off, you’d be crazy not […]

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I was lucky enough to obtain a Merkur Progress safety razor at very good price. But, new or used, this is a razor you really need to have in your rotation! Here’s my video review of a REALLY terrific adjustable razor! =============== Merkur Progress Adjustable Safety Razor: http://amzn.to/2q3ZbsG Other popular razors: Edwin Jagger Double Edge […]

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I recently purchased a used adjustable razor. The price was too good to pass up. As you’ll see in this video, after unboxing the safety razor, I immediately did a full sanitizing in Barbacide. This video will show you how to mix Barbacide and sanitize a safety razor. A full jar of Barbacide solution is: […]

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A really neat double unboxing. Two items that every wet shaver needs in their shaving den, especially if they’re purchasing used/vintage safety razors! ================= Barbicide Disinfectant 16oz Conc: http://amzn.to/2pqFFbw BARBICIDE Disinfecting Jar: http://amzn.to/2oNBySP While the Barbacide jar offered on Amazon is very nice, make sure to look around local antique and thrift stores. You may […]

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An unboxing video that took me by surprise! My thanks to YouTuber 000jimbojones000 for the free download starfield animation: https://youtu.be/qWDmlFsIMHM The shaving brush can be found on Amazon at: http://amzn.to/2oLVdmX. The brush comes with it’s own shaving stand. My guess on the price is a bit off. I believe this is due to being manufactured […]

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