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Advocating "Manly" (Classic/Traditional) Wet Shaving

Posted on April 29, 2009 at 1:24pm 2 Comments

I admit it. I'm a raving advocate for classic/traditional shaving. I shaved with an electric razor for 30+ years until one day I got an old-style barber shave. The results were so dramatic, literally life-changing, that I immersed myself in the "hobby." I even started producing videos on how to shave properly. I received many, many comments thanking me (yeah, and a few snarks and hates too). I almost feel like a "born again preacher" trying to… Continue

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At 12:22am on February 24, 2012, Joseph Victor Newman said…

Hey there, I recently bought my first DE, but my issue is with my GEM 1912 SE my mom got me. I hate to be 'that guy' and make a comment with a link to the issue, but I have three pages of html to code tonight, so I have to be brief. http://community.artofmanliness.com/xn/detail/2357106:BlogPost:1155373?xg_source=activity

At 10:24am on August 16, 2010, Ian MacManus said…
Thanks very much for your youtube videos. They are what gave me the confidence to convert.
At 4:54pm on June 23, 2010, justin cieslinski said…
I love all your You tube Videos
At 10:31pm on June 5, 2010, bkb said…
I love to wet shave, but I have given away the "foam" years ago for a shaving oil. I have used them all but now use one from Australia called Ozeoil (ozeoil.com) it is my current favourite. Keep up the great work
At 4:28am on March 24, 2010, Michael J. Austin said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!!
At 10:08pm on January 12, 2010, Jimmy said…
Thank you for your YouTube videos. I just got my first DE razor set and will have my first "real" shave tomorrow thanks to your videos and the good folks here at AoM!
At 5:42pm on January 11, 2010, Jeremy said…
I just switched to a DE razor and saw a few of your videos on YouTube. Thanks for the great information!
 
 
 

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