How to Shave Properly With a Safety Razor?

There are tons of options around for shaving these days. There are many types of razors and electric shavers but truth be told, there is one shaving method that is still a cut above the rest: the double-edged safety razor. The safety razor doesn’t use cartridges, it mounts a standard high-quality razor blade that enables…

How to Properly Use Wax Strips/Depilatory Paper

Leg wax

Waxing, for many, is an essential part of the weekly beauty routine. Yep, it’s a hassle and it hurts, but no pain, no gain, right?! Wax strips or depilatory paper removes hairs that are otherwise hard to get to with razors and waxing cream. They’re pretty easy to use, relatively safe, cheap and of course,…

How to Use a Pumice Stone

How to use a pumice stone

Pumice stones are natural tones formed from volcanic lava and have been a health and beauty staple for hundreds of years. Pumice stones are actually very interesting, quite beautiful and come in many different forms depending on the mineral content of the volcanic lava.  Pumice stones are very rough, hard and have lots of sharp-edged…

What Makes a Shaving Brush Vegan?

Shaving brushes date back to the 1700s and they’ve long been considered a rather illustrious piece of male grooming equipment. Back then, the French nicknamed their shaving brushes blaireau, literally meaning badger – the tradition stuck and most modern shaving brushes are still created from badger hairs.  Shaving brushes have long used badger hair for…