I’ve never used menthol in my soaps, but based on the online forums many men like their shaving soap to burn, baby burn! Now that I can make shaving soap with no problems, it’s time to test the unfamiliar icy waters of mentholated soaps. (more…)
I’ve been busy for the last month cooking up shave soaps. My husband is new to wet shaving so he isn’t very familiar with a wide range of products. He has given me some insight but I need to see what my soaps are capable of. How will they fare against a thick, luscious beard? What about sensitive skin? I just don’t know…but maybe you could help me!
So I’m putting out a call to the wet shavers! I’m offering to send you a free sample of my soap in exchange for your feedback. That’s right – it costs you nothing but your opinion. Still interested? Check out the criteria below: (more…)
Testing, testing, 1,2,3…
I’ve been wanting to craft a traditional shaving soap for some time. I knew this would be a challenge, so I’ve been busy researching and learning everything I can. After spending time on forums, watching soap reviews, and visiting lots of men’s grooming sites I’ve learned that shave soaps are more complex than I ever thought. I know soap, but shave soap is a completely different thing. (more…)