- Is Single Blade Razor Shaving Superior?
One of the myths propagated by multi-billion dollar shave tech marketing juggernauts (think multi--blade cartridge shavers produced by Gillette, Schick) is that more blades = better shave. Leaving aside science, my personal experience and that of thousands of Bigfoot Shaves (and those of other brands) prove that the opposite is true. More blades are really equaled more irritation, more ingrown hairs, hardened beard and lousier shave over the long run. It only takes one sharp blade to give you a close, smooth shave. More blades mean more passes the blades are on your face or shaving area. For example,...
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Most shavers in the world today use a multi-blade cartridge shaves. In fact, most people never laid their eyes on a traditional razor. It is amazing to note that these multi-cartridge razors were introduced not that long back. But, large companies like Gillette and Schick made a conscious decision in favor of the new shave tech. The margins are much higher in new gear as the companies can keep adding blades and vibrations and other bells and whistles.Like anything that is unfamiliar, there are myths when it comes to traditional shaving. The biggest myth is that Shaving with Traditional Razors...