Articles for tag: Safety Razor

Phrase Origins: Five O’Clock Shadow

For a long time I’ve known that “five o’ clock shadow,” means the small bit of beard regrowth that appears after shaving. However, I’ve n ever know the origin of the phrase “five o’clock shadow.” Why isn’t it a four o’ clock shadow or a two o’clock shadow? In previous years, it was not cool ...

Karla News

The Gillette Mach3 Razor Vs. Schick Quattro Midnight

The last thing you want to do in the morning when you’re groggy and trying to shake off sleep is hear the metallic drone of an electric razor. Don’t get me wrong-I like electronic things-my electronic toothbrush gets plenty of use. One of the reasons my toothbrush gets plenty of use is that it doesn’t ...

Controlling Folliculitis

What is folliculitis? Folliculitis is the medical name for an infection of the hair follicles. They are seldom painful, but they can really itch and drive you crazy. Folliculitis can be caused by either a bacterial or a fungal infection, and it is commonly caused by spending time in a hot tub with other people. ...

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How to Properly Shave Your Beard

As we have all noticed a new male sex symbol has gained strength. BEARDS! Not a well trimmed mustache, but a scuzzy stubble. What’s going on? How has the female gender allowed this to happen? Cuddingly with a porcupine is has to be disheartening. Yet looking at male fashion magazines, I dare say three quarters ...