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How to Do a 10-Minute Straight Razor Shave Without Slicing Your Neck Open

A straight razor shave seems like a luxury only afforded to business men in the 1950s, right? It’s actually not as difficult as it seems. It just takes practice. A 10-Minute Straight Razor Shave: Preparation Warm up my face. The longest part of this is waiting for the water to warm up, right? Apply pre-shave oil. This is to stimulate the hairs on your face, making them easier to catch in the razor. As that oil sits on your skin… Lather soap. Start with ¼ cup to get going, and if your brush seems too dry, or the texture isn’t creamy, just add a few more drops at a time until the consistency is like shaving cream. (You’re familiar with...

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