2022 Holiday Gift Guide

2022 Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays will be here before you know it! Have you started your holiday shopping? Don’t panic if you haven’t started. There’s still time to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Here’s some ideas to help get the ball rolling.  Traditional  With these classic gifts, you can’t go wrong! 5-Piece Wet Shaving Set with Stainless Steel Safety Razor, Save $25 Fendrihan Shaving Cream and Fendrihan Shaving Brush Set, Save $10 Golden Head Colorado RFID Protect Leather Wallet…

Shaving Terms A-Z

Shaving Terms A-Z

If you’ve just entered the world of wet-shaving, don’t be overwhelmed by all the new terminology. Here’s a quick reference guide for the most popular shaving terms. A – Z Badger: The most popular type of shaving brush bristle, badger bristles range from frim to soft and help generate a rich and luscious lather.  Blooming:Refers to softening soap. When a soap is ‘bloomed,’ it is submerged in water before being used to lather. Boar:The coarsest types of bristle, boar is…

Fall Finds – Seasonal Favourites

Fall Finds – Seasonal Favourites

Crisp air and colourful foliage can only mean one thing- Fall is here! Swap out your summer grooming and shaving products for festive fall finds. Here’s our top fragrance pairings for fall.  Green & Earthy  Enjoy the unmistakable scent of fresh fall air with products that feature green and earthy notes.  Caswell-Massey Yellowstone Discovery Coffret Set Fendrihan Shaving Creams – Made in England, Charcoal St. James of London Cedarwood & Clarysage Shave Cream Warm Leather Warm rich notes of leather are…

Back to School Basics

Back to School Basics

Don’t stress about heading back to school. Stock up on back to school basics to make your return to the classroom, easy, effortless, and stylish.  Here’s our choice of top picks for a successful school year.  Moleskine 5 x 8 Hard Cover Notebook & Pen Set, Lined For those that prefer taking notes the old fashioned way, this Moelskine set has a notebook with lined pages to help keep your thoughts well-organized.  Sonnenleder”Boll” Pen and Pencil Leather Case, Natural With…

Are Safety Razors Really Worth the Cost?

Are Safety Razors Really Worth the Cost?

Thinking of switching to a safety razor but not really sure it it’s worth the investment? Take a look at some of the key arguments that will make you wish you started using a safety razor years ago.  Materials Used It’s all about quality. Unless you’re using a higher quality cartridge razor like those by Bolin Webb, standard cartridge razors are produced primarily from a plastic or resin. Safety razors on the other handle are almost exclusively crafted from durable,…

Heavy Hitters – Heaviest Safety Razors

Heavy Hitters – Heaviest Safety Razors

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Cover image c/o Dovo/Merkur. What’s the heaviest safety razor you’ve tried? Safety razors range quite a bit in weight, depending on their design and materials used. Typically, you’ll find safety razors weigh between 60-100g (2-3.5 oz). This includes classics like the Merkur 34C, Edwin Jagger’s DE89, Feather’s AS-D2, and the Muhle R89. For those wet-shavers that prefer something with a wider handle and more robust design, there are great heavier options. Shaving with Heavy Razors Heavy safety razors can be…

Navigating Our Website

Navigating Our Website

Can’t find the product you’re looking for? We’re here to help! We want to make your shopping experience as easy as possible. We’ve put together some quick tips to answer some of the most popular questions we’ve received about navigating our website. Sort by Category Use the tabs at the top of our website to browse products by collection. Hover your mouse over each heading for a list of products under that category.  We also have selected categories for our…

Canadian Made Shaving & Grooming Products

Canadian Made Shaving & Grooming Products

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We’re celebrating all things Canadian this Canada Day! 🍁 We’ve added many new exciting Canadian brands to our existing Made in Canada collection this past year and are looking forward to welcoming many more. Take a look at what’s new from Canada!! HENSON SHAVING Precision, quality, and affordability define Henson Shaving’s safety razors. Determined to make a razor built on precision that was not metal cast or chrome-plated, the team at Henson Shaving partnered with one of Canada’s best Aerospace Manufacturers…

Summer Style

Summer Style

The summer season has officially begun! Ensure you’re well prepared for any summer activity by taking care of your skin and bringing stocking up on summer essentials.  SPF Skin Care From head-to-toe, keep your skin protected from UVA and UVB rays with SPF. Enhanced moisturizers, lip balms, or just regular sunscreen will keep skin looking healthy and strong.  Shop SPF Skin Care Make A Splash Pool and beach days are a must during hot and humid summer days. Lightweight and…

Top Gift Picks for Dad

Top Gift Picks for Dad

Dads can be tricky to shop for, but we’re here to help you pick out just the right gift. Instead of another tie or tool, we have selected everyday gifts for every type of dad to help you gift something practical and thoughtful. View our 2022 Father’s Day Gift Guide below! SAFETY RAZOR Upgrade dad’s grooming routine and gift him a new razor. A safety razor gives a closer, smoother shave and comes in a variety of handle styles. Good choices for…

Sensational Spring Scents

Sensational Spring Scents

Spring is a time to refresh and what better way to do that than with a new, fresh scent, formulated for the season! Lavender Spring is the ideal season to embrace the sweet and calming scent of lavender. Perfect on its own, or enhanced with a citrus scent, lavender is a great fragrance to welcome the season. We recommend: Taylor of Old Bond Street Shaving Cream Bowl, Lavender + Fine Classic After Shave, American Blend Barrister & Mann Barrister’s Reserve® Luxury Shaving…

Winter Pairings

Winter Pairings

We’re halfway through winter but we know there’s more cold weather ahead. To warm up our grooming routine, we’re pairing our favourite winter fragrances to help you spice up your seasonal shave.  Wood & Spice For exotic fragrances, try mixing products with woody and spicy notes that create warm, rich blends.  Fendrihan Sandalwood Shaving Cream + Taylor of Old Bond Street Mr. Taylors Aftershave Splash Proraso Shaving Cream, Wood & Spice + Floris London Aftershave, Elite Tobacco & Bourbon Warm yet sweet, a tobacco…