JSpirtos
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F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?

Started this discussion. Last reply by D Zachary Mar 28, 2015. 43 Replies

So I've finally come to terms with my thinning hair and kneecap looking bald spot on the back of my head. It's time to say farewell to my hair and embrace the manliness of the shave. I'm only in my…Continue

Tags: shaving, razors, head, hair, advice

Tailor4Less.com… any good for custom fit casual?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eric Simons Nov 30, 2013. 1 Reply

I'm looking for an online taylor that can do custom fit casual and dress shirts. Pretty much all I want is to plug-in my measurements, order, and wait for arrival. Has anyone tried…Continue

Advice on purchasing my first suit

Started this discussion. Last reply by David F. Oct 31, 2013. 14 Replies

I'm 39 and feel like it's time to buy my first tailored suit. Any advice for a short portly gentleman living in Southern California?Continue

Working out, losing weight and stretch marks [sigh].

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ronaldus Magnus Oct 15, 2013. 2 Replies

So I'm 39, a short guy (5'4"), and have been carrying around a lot of weight (265-280 lbs.) for the past five years (had a horrible kitchen accident early in my career; lots of surgery, rehab, and…Continue

Tags: stretch, working, marks, fat, diet

 

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D Zachary replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Start with a sugar scrub (coconut oils, sugars, essential oils). Shave brush and mug shaving soap. Double Edge razor Short slow strokes. Then finish for a smooth finish with the Head Blade Sport. Rinse. Apply witch hazel, after shave (favorite is…"
Mar 28, 2015
Michael D. Denny replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Shave in the shower using as absolutely hot water as you can stand. I shave every other day and get about three weeks to a 3 bladed disposable. I just use my wash gel as a shaving soap. I used to shave with a straight razor but it was to time…"
Mar 28, 2015
Steve replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"If I was going bald, the No.1/No.0 crew cut/skinhead would be my destination. No shame, no regrets."
Mar 28, 2015
Jeran replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Have your girlfriend shave it for you.  Relaxing as hell, and can turn into some pretty great hanky panky, especially if you need to clean up in the shower.  I don't shave my head, but I did for a couple of weeks, and it was great.…"
Jan 22, 2015
Randy Walton replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"I tried taking it right down to the wood, but I prefer a # 1 or # 2 setting for a buzz cut and going for the Jason Statham look. "
Jan 21, 2015
Dann Anthony replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Thanks for the tip RE: slybaldguys - am determined to make the most of my baldness. Hats that look great with it, etc. Have settled on berets - they suit my head. "
Jan 12, 2015
Dann Anthony replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"That's not my experience of the travel razors, especially the Braun. IF you use a preparatory lotion. But I'm going to be bald for several months, not a lifetime, and can't use blades (blood counts - I'd never stop bleeding). I…"
Jan 12, 2015
D Zachary replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"my experience is that the cheap travel Rangers doing a lousy job of shaving your head. For a nice head shave with clippers get a standard hair clippers perhaps wall or some of the others and run it by 35 dollars and up you can get them at…"
Jan 12, 2015
Stuart Charles replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"buy a good set of clippers. use a mirror. shampoo your head, it still gets oily. dominate."
Jan 11, 2015
Dann Anthony replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Alas - leukemia made me bald. But I'm finding there are hats that go great with a bald head - like berets. Also finding it's hard to shave the head without knicking. So, bought a little electric razor, a Panasonic travel razor, and use a…"
Jan 10, 2015
Vladimir Kolzhek replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"I guess it depends on what you mean by shave, but, if you aren't set on baby-bottom smooth: I just use inexpensive electric clippers designed for cutting hair, set to the lowest setting, and cut my own hair down to a close stubble once a week,…"
Jun 24, 2014
David replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"I've been using the headblade for over five years and cant say enough good things about it.  I use the original sport model with their headslick shaving cream and get great results and very few nicks etc... "
May 20, 2014
Pale Horse replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"Ooh, I wonder what's behind that asterisk! Is it an a or a 7...?? Or maybe an ampersand... or even an interrobang! Gee, the suspense is killing me!"
May 19, 2014
Dennis Leber replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"just do it, been shaving my head for years. just get good razor to shave with. I shave on sunday, wed, and fri"
May 19, 2014
D Zachary replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"For those who want to shave their heads, see www.slybaldguys.com ; Nice international community. Probably 98% of the guys shave their heads daily or every other day. Great comments, tips, and encouragement."
May 18, 2014
Garrett Gatlin replied to JSpirtos's discussion F*ck it! I'm shaving my head for now on. Any advise for this newcomer of the bald?
"I've been shaving my head for about four years now.  I've found that my scalp is much more forgiving than my face. I shave with Barbasol on my head, and shaving soap on my face.  I use a safety razor. It's by-far the most…"
Feb 17, 2014

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