How to Dispose of Safety Razor Blades?

Dispose of razor blades

Conventional disposable razors and cartridge razors are wasteful compared to safety razors that use standard inexpensive double-edge razors. These razors are made from incredibly thin sheets of metal and are very easy to manufacture. However, because they’re so sharp, you do need to exercise caution when disposing of them. Never Throw Naked Blades into the…

How to Shave Properly with a Shaving Brush

Drying a shaving brush

Shaving brushes have been a key component of men’s shaving kits for some 300 years. They’re typically manufactured out of badger hair but animal cruelty in the industry has ushered in a new wave of high-quality synthetic shaving brushes. Today, a good shaving brush is still the crucial difference between a standard shave and a…

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,…

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…