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5 Ways to Get a Longer Lasting Shave

If done properly, getting a clean-cut shave is perhaps the best treat your skin could ever hope for. But what is there to about that pesky hair growing right back again? Unfortunately, there’s nothing to be done. Hair will go back on your face, one way or another. Still, there are some things you could try to make that shave last even longer.
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The Advantages of Double Edge Shaving

Learn about the benefits of double edge shaving. A better shave for cheaper! Take a quick read and educate yourself on why this traditional method of shaving is making a comeback.
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Shaving Creams vs. Shave Gels

Because the ultimate shave needs hydration to help with the shaving process, using a product such as shaving cream, gel, or even foam is always recommended. However, even though those three are often considered synonymous with each other, in truth they couldn’t be any more different.
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Cartridge Razors, a Gimmick of the Present

Something that is much more imposed by marketing than necessity is the everyday cartridge razor, and for simple reasons; male grooming is big business. From the profit margin side of things, brand razor manufacturers would rather sell a cheaper product at greater frequency rather than a quality razor with little to no maintenance costs and/or the possibility of needing replacing. 
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Shaving with sensitive skin

As many guys with sensitive skin know, shaving with sensitive skin can be an irritating ordeal. For many years, the thought of shaving freaked me out. I still shaved from time to time, but every time my face would get red, itchy, and painful.
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When is it Time to Replace Your Razor?

There’s no hard-and-fast rule when it comes to changing your razor blade. Some sources say you can wait until ten shaves to replace your blade, others say you should change it every three to four shaves. With such conflicting information, how are you supposed to know when it’s time?
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Tips for shaving with a straight razor

Since razors have gotten so expensive and somewhat complicated a lot of men are turning to good old-fashioned straight razors. Once they get used to it a lot of guys end up preferring a straight razor. But if you didn’t grow up at the turn of the last century learning to shave in front of a mirror, learning how to use a straight razor can be a little daunting.
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How to Take Care of Your Razor

Beards have been the "It" thing for quite some time now, and it doesn't look like they are going anywhere anytime soon. For those of us that go against the grain (or the stubble in this case) and shave, taking good care of our razors is a must. 
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How to Deal with Nicks and Cuts from Shaving

Below are some more efficient, less embarrassing home remedies that will help treat shaving nicks and cuts. The best part of all these tricks is that they incorporate tools that are probably already in your medicine cabinet.
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Guide to Shaving Brushes - Different Badger Hair Grades

For those new to the art of the wet shave, the huge array of options and varieties of all the different types of equipment can become confusing. One of the most puzzling things for a novice can be the different types of hair grades that are available when choosing a shaving brush to use with your shaving cream for the ultimate shave.
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Guide to Shaving Brushes - Bulb or Fan

There are traditionally two shapes of brushes on the market- the bulb shape or the fan shape. Each shape differentiates in the way they feel on the face and lather your shaving soap or cream, but both can help you achieve an outstanding, luxurious shave.
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How to Take Care of Your Razor

There is nothing, absolutely nothing worst then a dull razor scratching your skin. The sound…the burning sensation…the after shave bumps and irritation. So how can you take care of your razor to make sure it is always in tip-top shape? Here are a few quick tip on how to take care of your razor: