I had heard about this safety razor hype or rather common sense in going back to the old methods. So I read through the article on here and excitedly purchased a merkur classic, a badger brush, some…Continue
"On razor burn.
One thing to know is that using the safety razor can be a bit hard on the skin. I usually only do two passes daily. If I'm out on a date or some special occasion I will do another 1 or 2 but I'll pay for it the…"
"The better your technique gets, the more effective your shaving will be. So don't give up yet. The skin around your chin is a little bit looser than elsewhere on your face so make sure you use your fingers to pull apart the skin making it…"
"I still consider myself fairly new on the learning curve, since I just started with a safety razor 2 weeks ago. The chin gives me a bit of a challenge, but it doesn't sound like to the extent that you're having.
I had heard about this safety razor hype or rather common sense in going back to the old methods. So I read through the article on here and excitedly purchased a merkur classic, a badger brush, some proraso and some merkur blades in the hope it would get me started in having pain free shaves. First shave-I followed the tutorial on youtube from this website on how to get the technique down. I lathered up, apply generously across my whole face and proceeded to carefully wield my weapon cutting…See More
So I'd appreciate some input in regard to the following situation. My father in law is a fundamentalist Christian and a creationist. Every chance that he gets, he confronts me with some variation on the argument from design. He has a canned monologue that he trots out which always goes something like this:"Just look at how the universe is perfectly designed just so humans can exist. The earth is just exactly the right distance from the sun so that there is liquid water, and the frequencies…See More
"In his heyday, yes. But as of late? No way. There are pictures of him in Saudi Arabia shaking hands with individuals currently part of ISIS. He's an opportunist waffler, neo-con one day, right-of-center the next. I think his aura of…"