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The five best shaving products to buy this winter

The leaves have fallen and winter is coming – we hate to say it, but now’s the time to pack away your floral shirts! It’s not all doom and gloom though, because when the last leaf falls, it’s time to switch up your summer shaving routine for something a little more hibernal. To help you …

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The Shaving Shack Christmas Gift Guide – Top Gift Ideas for Men

Men are notoriously tough to buy for at Christmas, but if he’s sick of socks then worry not. We’ve done the hard work for you and rounded up some of the best festive gifts – there’s no getting it wrong this year! Gift Sets From the seasoned shaver to the complete beginner, our comprehensive range …

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The complete guide to beard grooming, beard care & maintenance

For the past two years in men’s grooming and fashion the beard has reigned supreme. From celebrities to magazine covers, the beard is seen pretty much everywhere. The current trend is especially towards beard and mustache styles seen from the turn of the century, particularly from the Victorian era. For those looking to grow a …

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Ask Aaron Q/A: Sensitive skin: Which is the best – shaving soap or shaving cream?

Aaron is asked a question about the best shaving soaps and shaving creams for sensitive skin Luis Queijo, from Portugal, asks: “Would it be possible to know which would be better for sensitive skin: shaving soap or shaving cream? Which one produces the most moisturizing/soaking foam?” AARON SAYS “Senhor Queijo, There’s not a definitive answer …

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Ask Aaron Q/A: A Shavette vs Double Edge Safety Razor

Aaron is asked a question about the merits of using a shavette razor and a double edge safety razor Mike Bullingham, from the UK, asks: “Hi, I have been wet shaving all my life. Ranging from once to every three to four days, to once a month. I only shave very irregular due to the …

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Ask Aaron Q/A: Beard shaping – Mach 3 Razor vs Double Edge Safety Razor

Aaron is asked a question about the best ways to shape a beard using a double edge safety razor Saby Sambhi, from the UK, asks: “Hey Aaron, I have recently graduated to a DE safety razor from a Gillette Mach 3. I have a Merkur 34c razor, Edwin Jagger super badger hair brush and Taylor …

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Ask Aaron Q/A: The best sandalwood colognes

Aaron is asked a question about the best sandalwood colognes Paul Johnson, from the UK, asks: “Which sandalwood cologne is best – GF Trumper, DR Harris or Taylor of Old Bond Street? Also which brand does the best shaving cream and shaving soap? Thirdly, is skin food worth buying? Thank you.” AARON SAYS “Mr. Johnson, …

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Preventing, treating & curing: Razor burn, redness, shaving irritation, bumps & ingrown hairs

One of the more frequent questions we receive for the Ask Aaron articles is with shaving blemishes and problems affecting the skin. Many complain of razor burn, redness, irritation, bumps, ingrown hairs and many other maladies. These issues can make shaving difficult at best and painful at worst! Thankfully there are many solutions to these …

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The ultimate guide to double edge shaving – DE shaving for beginners

Here at Shaving Shack, our mailbox is flooded with gents often complaining, and rightly so, about the high costs of cartridges and asking advice about how to get started traditionally shaving. It is undisputable that shaving with a double edge razor is less expensive than using modern cartridges. Just a simple cost comparison shows that …

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ABOUT US
Established in 2005, The Shaving Shack is your number one online traditional shaving shop. As one of Europe’s leading online shaving retailers, we pride ourselves on bringing you the best in double edge shaving, as well as men’s skincare and men’s grooming products. We’ve got shaving brushes, double edge safety razors, cut throat razors, shaving soaps, soap bowls, shaving creams, shaving sets and other shaving accessories to suit every budget.

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FROM THE MAGAZINE

Shaving Against the Grain: Do or Don’t?

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive at The Shaving Shack is about shaving and hair direction. The most specific question regarding shaving and hair direction is whether …

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Shaving tips for men: Top 5 rookie mistakes to avoid

One of the hardest things about starting a new skill is understanding exactly what you do and don’t know. Finding that piece of awareness that little nugget of knowledge that …

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Saving Money on Your Shave: Safety Vs Cartridge Razors

Whether it’s car insurance, house bills or shaving, it’s always nice to save some cash. The problem is that nobody wants to feel like they’re getting a lesser experience as …

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