The Lather Bowl

The Lather Bowl

12th Nov 2022

Generating a thick and luxurious lather can be tricky for those new to using a brush and traditional soaps and creams. The key to the process is using quality products, patience and adding water to the mix a few drops at a time. While the focus is usually on the soap (or cream) and the brush, don't forget to get a nice lather bowl such as the Le Birichine palm sized Ceramic lather bowls. The Le Birichine bowls are as functional as they are beautiful. Made in Italy, these bowls fit nicely … read more
A Few Pointers for Mergress & Progress Owners

A Few Pointers for Mergress & Progress Owners

4th Jan 2017

The Mergress and Merkur Progress are great shaving razors and those who own them love them. However, if you are a new owner of either of these two razors, you may become befuddled the first time you take the razor apart. There are two things that you need to be aware of. 1) The spindle has a friction ring that prevents the knob from accidentally falling out of the handle. If you do remove the knob assembly for cleaning, you will need to pinch the two ends of the friction ring togeth … read more