Prevention combined with effective treatment is the only way to correct ingrown hair completely and maintain healthy skin. The Art of Shaving has studied this matter to come up with the final solution against ingrown hairs based on the 4 Elements of the Perfect Shave (Prepare, Lather Up, Shave & Moisturise). The Ingrown Hair Kit includes:
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This is a stylish wooden shave bowl with moisturising shaving soap from Geo F Trumper. Supplied in a hand turned wooden bowl, this fine quality hard shaving soap is specially formulated using essential oils to give a smooth shave and to leave the skin soft. Coconut oil extract is moisturising and caring for dry and sensitive skin. Beautifully presented, these Shave Bowls make an excellent gift. Available here from £17.10
This moisturising shaving soap will provide you wih:
- Gives a smooth shave
- Leaves skin soft
- Moisturising (more…)
For over 125 years, the original Mayfair barber, Geo F Trumper, has served the needs of London gentlemen. Awarded a Royal Warrant, originally by Queen Victoria, George Trumper’s business still to this day continues its’ tradition for excellence in men’s grooming. Geo F Trumper is known as the finest traditional gentlemen’s barber in London and is recognised throughout the world for its matchless range of gentlemen’s fragrances and grooming products.
Following my post about how to make a great shaving lather, I think it will be also interesting to see it on a video. I borrow another time a great video made by mantic59, where he demonstrates in style how to do a great lather. I love his videos, they are very instructive and also very funny. (more…)
It exists many techniques to develop a great shaving lather. Given the brush, cream or soap, and the water conditions which you have to work with, you will find the technique that works the best for your shaving. This is an introduction to demonstrate the basics and I encourage you to experiment and change it as you need.
Water quality varies a lot from a place to another, based on its mineral composition or “hardness” which has a big influence on the development of a great shaving lather. For instance, two persons using the same soap / cream and using the same techniques to produce their lather, but located in different places will have significant different results. The rule is simple: The harder the water, the harder to get a great lather. (more…)