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How to Clean a Safety Razor

While safety razors, by their very design, are intended to last for years, they must be properly maintained and cleaned. This guide will show you how to clean your safety …

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Are Safety Razor Blades Universal?

Over the past few years, safety razors have seen a resurgence in popularity, and with that has come to some innovation within the field that has largely been dormant for …

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Why Do Safety Razors Have Two Blades?

Unlike all other types of razors, the safety razor is the only shaving tool with a blade on either side of the head.   But why? Was there a reason for …

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Merkur 37C vs. Merkur 39C

Are you thinking about getting a slant safety razor but undecided between the Merkur 37C and 39C? These razors are very similar in that they have identical head and blade …

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Muhle R41 vs Merkur 34C

To put it simply, the Merkur 34C and Muhle R41 are two completely different safety razors. The Merkur 34C is a popular beginner-friendly safety razor with a closed comb head …

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Merkur Futur vs Merkur Progress

The Merkur Futur and the Merkur Progress are two of the market’s most popular adjustable safety razors. But which razor is right for you? The Merkur Futur is significantly heavier …

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Best Butterfly Safety Razors

The butterfly safety razor is a type of double edge razor that gets its name from the mechanism that opens the blades. With a simple twist of the handle, the …