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Frequently Asked Questions About Carbon Shaving Co.
How do I take care of my Carbon Shaving Cx safety razor?
A simple rinse with fresh water followed by a bath in alcohol (or Barbaside) will be enough to keep your razor clean so you can have a clean, close shave on an everyday basis. A periodic soak in warm water, brush with a soft toothbrush, and dish soap works well, I talk in more detail about cleaning your razor here
How do I change the blades on a safety razor?
Never touch the sharp edges of a safety...
What are the most common mistakes when using a Safety Razor?
When using a safety razor, there are some common mistakes that people often make.Often times these mistakes are the same when using plastic disposable razors.
Here are a few of the most common mistakes and how to avoid them:
Not prepping the skin:
Not properly prepping the skin for shaving is a common mistake that can lead to irritation and razor burn. It's important to wash your face with warm water and a gentle cleanser to soften the hairs and open up the pores. Shaving in or right after a shower works best.
Applying too much pressure:
One of the...
Disposable Razors vs. Safety Razors
If you're looking for alternatives to shaving with plastic disposable razors, there are several options to consider. Here are a few:
Safety razors have been around for over a century and are a popular alternative to disposable plastic razors. They have a single blade that is replaceable, reducing waste. These blades are high quality and cost significantly less then plastic cartridge razors. They are also known for providing a closer shave and causing less irritation than disposable razors.
Straight razors are a classic grooming tool that has been used for centuries. These tools have existed in...
Beginners guide to wet-shaving using a safety razor
If you're looking for a smoother, more economical, and eco-friendly shave experience, then a safety razor might be just what you need. They are an excellent alternative to disposable razors, but using one does require a bit of practice and technique. In this beginner's guide, we'll take you through everything you need to know about using a safety razor.
Choosing a Safety Razor
When choosing a safety razor, there are a few things to consider. The weight, material, and efficiency or aggressiveness are the top considerations....
Razor blades for your Safety Razor
I get a lot of questions about which razor blades are the best safety razor blades. I have had the opportunity to get a lot of feedback from my customers on what they recommend, this blog attempts to answer some of the most popular questions I get:
What razor blade brands are best for a safety razor?
There are several razor blade brands that are popular and highly regarded by safety razor users. Here are some of the best ones that work well with our Carbon Shaving Read the article
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