Why wet shave? Primarily a wet shave results in a closer shave compared to that of an electric razor. However it is also the very ritual of wet shaving that people enjoy. The preparation, the scents and the strong link to the past that is associated with using high quality wet shaving products can turn what is often viewed as a chore into something pleasurable and a rewarding ritual. Most men feel that their skin condition improves remarkably from the exfoliating nature of a wet shave and the moisturizing temperament of the products used.
A first-rate close shave is all about preparation and the right tools for the job. By following these pointers you will experience your ultimate shave:
1.Shave after the shower or wrap a hot soaking wet face towel across the face for 30 seconds. The hot water loosens up the pores and softens the hair for a closer shave.
2.Run your Kent shaving brush under the hot tap until the head becomes heavy with water. Next lightly shake out approximately two thirds of the water that the brush head has retained - too much water will dilute shaving cream and if you are using shave soap it will hamper your efforts at building up a nice thick lather.
3.The definitive way to whip up a thick lather and protect the life of your shaving brush is to flick your brush back and forth across the soap bowl. Do not be temp ..... continue here