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A Shaving review of a 50+ year old Gillette Slim Adjustable Razor

Posted on: Mon, 2018-05-21 - 20:08 By: admin

A Shaving review of a 50+ year old Gillette Slim Adjustable Razor

Wow 50+ years later, after seeing decades of use, this razor still shaves fine. Wondering if today's Gillette Fusion razors will be able to say the same in 2065 (no of course not, as Gillette won't be making the same proprietary cartridge blades)?

I inherited my dad's old Gillette Fatboy razor which is very similar to this one (slightly shorter handle and fatter head) also from the same era, and after cleaning it up it also worked fine (and you can still get perfectly fitting blades for it worldwide).

Old-School Shaving Soaps Are Making A Much-Deserved Comeback - These Are Some Of The Best You Can Buy...

Posted on: Sun, 2018-05-13 - 20:33 By: admin

Old-School Shaving Soaps Are Making A Much-Deserved Comeback - These Are Some Of The Best You Can Buy in 2018

Using a traditional shaving soap is more arduous than new fangled creams, gels, and foams, but it’s also shaving as its most old-school: rugged, manly, and skilful. It actually dates back a couple of centuries, long before David Beckham turned us all into well-moisturised metrosexuals, and is one of the original grooming essentials for men.

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