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  1. Wet Shaving for Women: An Interview with Christine

    When it comes to shaving, women have a poor choice of quality products to choose from. Here at Executive Shaving we want to change that. There is no reason why women should not enjoy the benefits of wet shaving that are available to men. In this blog post we interviewed Christina, a renowned personal trainer from Glasgow, who has recently switched to using a safety razor to shave with. Find out her thoughts on how wet shaving gives her a smoother, better shave.

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  2. Wet Shaving for Women: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide

    If you have decided to switch to traditional wet shaving to shave your legs, or anywhere else, you will find this step by step guide on what to do essential reading. In it we detail what you should use and how you should use it to get the smoothest, irritation free shave from your wet shaving kit.

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  3. Nine Highly Recommended Shaving Brushes

    “I want to order my partner a new shaving brush, what do you recommend”?

    This is one of the most frequent questions we get asked. We ask the enquirer what their budget is, if they have a preference for badger hair or synthetic and if the user has large hands. Find out our top nine recommended shaving brushes in this blog post.

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  4. Executive Shaving Update, New Stuff and More

    We have been working on some exciting new developments behind the scenes at Executive Shaving. Our new stainless steel razor the Chieftain is nearing completion, we have added some new synthetic shaving brushes to our own, Executive Shaving brand and we have been working with Monica at Fitjar to develop a limited edition Folgefonn shaving cream.

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  5. A Review: Saponificio Varesino Optuntia Shaving Soap

    Three weeks ago Saponificio Varesino generously gave me a free Special Edition Opuntia Shaving Soap to test. Here’s my review.
    I have used a few Saponificio Varesino shaving soaps, balms and bath soaps before so I was expecting nothing other than excellent results from Optuntia, I wasn’t disappointed.

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  6. Why Men Should Use an Aftershave

    I have long advised men not to use aftershaves and colognes that contain alcohol immediately after shaving on the basis that the alcohol these products contain will dry the skin leading to irritation and even premature ageing due to wrinkles.
    I’ve always said that freshly shaved skin needs moisturising after shaving so use an aftershave balm, not an aftershave containing alcohol I told to anyone who would listen.

    However, after talking to a customer who swears by Proraso Sandalwood Aftershave I took the plunge and bought one, more to prove him wrong than any desire to test the product.

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  7. A Review of the 34c HD Merkur Safety Razor

    The Merkur 34C double edged safety razor is a classic that has been around for over 70 years. In this latest blog post Brian reviews how the Merkur compares to more modern safety razors. Find out his thoughts inside.

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  8. A Review of the Muhle Rocca Safety Razor

    A Review of the Muhle Rocca Safety Razor, how does it shave? How much does it cost? Is it any good?

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  9. Valentine's Day 2018 Gift Guide

    A guide to what to buy for the shaving fan in your life this Valentine's Day. 

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  10. Review: All About Baume.Be For Men with Sensitive Skin

    Baume.Be Shaving Cream and Aftershave Balm, for all men but especially beneficial for men with sensitive skin and post shave skin problems.

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