The Best Safety Razors for Beginners

The Best Safety Razors for Beginners

So you want a closer shave, eh? Reckon you can do it just like your barber does? Well of course you can… But before you get carried away and go...

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How to Shave with a Safety Razor
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How to Shave with a Safety Razor

Do you ever get an urge to live life on the edge? Do you fancy running off to become a pirate on the high seas? Oooh…how about lion-taming? Or mayb...

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Tips for Shaving Sensitive Skin
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Tips for Shaving Sensitive Skin

One minute it’s all snuggled up under a blanket of lovely smooth hair…The next minute it’s had that blanket ripped off and it’s left all cold and l...

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How To Shave Your Back: A Guide
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How To Shave Your Back: A Guide

Certain questions have puzzled the human race’s finest minds for thousands of years. How did the Ancient Egyptians build the Pyramids? Why did hom...

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What Is Post-Shave Balm And How To Use It
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What Is Post-Shave Balm And How To Use It

In recent years, as more and more men have discovered the importance of good skincare, we’ve been shining more of a spotlight on the post-shave rou...

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How To Clean A Razor Head And Razor Blades
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How To Clean A Razor Head And Razor Blades

Like anything that’s been expertly designed and precision engineered, Wilkinson Sword’s razors work best when they’re properly maintained. Keeping ...

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How To Shave And Trim Your Sideburns
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How To Shave And Trim Your Sideburns

It’s a question that’s puzzled the greatest minds in shaving for generations. It’s prompted hours of fierce debate at Wilkinson Sword HQ. And even ...

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How To Shave With An Electric Razor
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How To Shave With An Electric Razor

It’s all a matter of taste, isn’t it? Some people prefer to clean their teeth with a plain old-fashioned toothbrush, while others prefer a fancy di...

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Eco Friendly Razors: A Guide
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Eco Friendly Razors: A Guide

Over the last decade or so, most of us have arrived at something you could comfortably call eco-conscious. You’ve only got to walk down the high st...

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Shaving Myths Debunked
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Shaving Myths Debunked

At Wilkinson Sword, we know shaving. But then so do you, right? After all, we spend days, week, even months of enough our lives running a razor acr...

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Should Men Shave Their Armpits?
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Should Men Shave Their Armpits?

Is it common for men to shave their armpits? In general, it is clearly far more common for women to shave their armpits than it is for men. However...

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How to Shave Your Chin Strap Beard
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How to Shave Your Chin Strap Beard

What is a chin strap? A chin strap is a classic beard style initially popularised in the Victorian era but which is back in vogue today. A chin str...

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How to Use a Cut Throat Razor on Yourself
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How to Use a Cut Throat Razor on Yourself

Everyone knows that getting back to basics is good for the soul. Camping under the stars on a summer’s night, practising ancient yoga techniques in...

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How to Get Rid of Beard Dandruff

How to Get Rid of Beard Dandruff

You can’t move for facial fuzz in the UK. Where beards were once the preserve of slightly embarrassing dads who wore socks and sandals at the same ...

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Grooming Tips for the Eco-Conscious Man
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Grooming Tips for the Eco-Conscious Man

It’s taken us a long time to get into good habits, but over the last few years it’s safe to say that we’ve allowed environmental awareness into mor...

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Beard Shaping: A Guide
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Beard Shaping: A Guide

Acquiring a stylish new beard sounds simple enough, right? One day you finish shaving, take a ponderous look in the mirror at your smoothed-off fac...

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How to shave your head at home
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How to shave your head at home

Whether you’re looking to stay one step ahead of a receding hairline or you’re just taking a bold new direction, there are many reasons why the bal...

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How to Shave for the First Time
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How to Shave for the First Time

They don’t say ‘razor-sharp’ for nothing. Whether you’ve been itching to try it for months or an unexpected patch of fuzz has startled you in the s...

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How To Shave & Trim Pubic Hair For Men
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How To Shave & Trim Pubic Hair For Men

When compared with the carefully styled barnet atop your head, or the proudly cultivated beard adorning your chin, something about your pubic hair ...

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How To Shave A Beard Off

How To Shave A Beard Off

It’s hard to say goodbye. But if your face has been bedecked with a bush for so long that you’ve forgotten what it looks like underneath, don’t und...

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What Is Manscaping & How to Do It
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What Is Manscaping & How to Do It

Manscaping is a tricky old term. On the one hand, it’s so vague that no-one’s entirely sure what it should mean; on the other, it invariably conjur...

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