The Straight Razor Project Week Five Summary

The Straight Razor Project   Week five of the straight razor project brought a new straight razor to the project. The Hart Steel straight razor from straightrazors.com. Hart Steel is an American based artisan company that hand crafts and assembles each part of the razor right here in the USA. The Hart Steel is a fine razor that feels good on your skin and provides … Continue reading The Straight Razor Project Week Five Summary

The Straight Razor Project Week Four Summary

The Straight Razor Project   The fourth week of the #StraightRazorProject I was making good progress with shaving both sides of my face, jaw line and the neck shaving was getting a lot smoother with less irritation. I decided it was time to add my chin and upper lip to my shaving routine. Pulling the skin tight on my chin was a little on the … Continue reading The Straight Razor Project Week Four Summary

The Straight Razor Project Week Three Summary

The Straight Razor Project   The third week of the #StraightRazorProject was proving to be a good but challenging week. I was shaving both sides of my cheek and around the jaw line below my ears. I had no hesitation with starting, I had a good angle that consisted of 25-30 degrees on both cheeks and the angle around my jaw line was 15-20 degrees … Continue reading The Straight Razor Project Week Three Summary

The Straight Razor Project Week Two Summary

The Straight Razor Project   The second week of the #StraightRazorProject went a little smoother than the first week. The first week was really slow and a little intimidating since it was all new to me. The second week I was more confident with each shave. Confidence increases safety during shaving making each stroke more fluid and stable. During the second week I still used … Continue reading The Straight Razor Project Week Two Summary

Straight Razor Project Week One Summary

The Straight Razor Project   Welcome to the first weekly summary of my new straight razor project. In case you have not read the introduction page, this is going to be a very long project or journey. So why straight razors? There are a couple of reasons why I have always wanted to try and make the switch over to straight razors. Straight razors are … Continue reading Straight Razor Project Week One Summary

The Straight Razor Project Introduction

The Straight Razor Project   Welcome to the introduction of my straight razor project. I’m new to straight razor shaving and this project is one way of documenting my trials and errors as well as accomplishments as I learn the art of cut throat shaving. There are a couple of brands that through their kindness and generosity has made it possible to get this project … Continue reading The Straight Razor Project Introduction