"I have one of these GEM micromatics. I first learned how to use a safety razor with it a few years ago. I'd say it's not the most user friendly right out of the gate. There are definitely more forgiving razors out there but…"
"I have been shaving every other day with one of three Micromatics for the past year. I have two clog-prufs and one classic. As long as I'm careful, I can avoid cuts and achieve some of the closest shaves.
In my opinion, the trick is to keep the…"
"I did a lot of reading last night, and this morning gave it another go. There are some things to learn about safety razors before just diving in, it seems. Damn this thing shaves close. No nicks or cuts, no irritation.
I have an old Gem Micromatic, exactly like the one in the third photo in the bakelite case here: http://wiki.badgerandblade.com/MicromaticI used this once a really long time ago. It was awful. Now, I wouldn't hesitate to chalk that up to bad technique or a cheap blade. But does anyone use these daily? Is there a secret I'm missing?See More
Fleurop, the German firm evolved and established its existence in the year 1908. The floral firm further spread its roots in nearly 150 countries and currently delivering an excellent array of flower bouquets to people. The well-known firm’s owner…
""I think everybody on the planet has this childhood drama in his mind: oppressor vs. oppressed, bully vs. victim. (Certainly it helps explain oppression and bullying in the adult world.) It needs resolving, but instead we…"
"It was one facebook post. That's pretty much the definition of out of context, isn't it?
If you were familiar with his philosophy and the work his organization does and/or followed Mike on FB you'd have the context."
There are groups on this site for fatherhood, but this one is specific for that special relationship that exists between fathers and sons. Feel free to discuss matters relating to your relationship with your boy, your pop, or a guy who filled either role for you.Enjoy and God bless!See More