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Wood Turned Safety Razor and Brush Set (African Walnut, 24mm Finest)

Wood Turned Safety Razor and Brush Set (African Walnut, 24mm Finest)

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R999.99
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Indicative market price: R1,500

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Joined 24 Mar 2003
Durban
bidorbuy ID: 285265037
This is a safety razor and brush set with hand made turned wood handles. The handle stock is African Walnut (Schotia brachypetala) . Hand made by a master wood turner, the finish is tough and water resistant (Gloss Epoxy). African Walnut wood has many uses and was in great demand in earlier times for wagon beams. The grain pattern is exceptional, and the handle shape is gives a solid grip.
 
 
Brush: 
  • The brush has a high quality 2 band  24mm Finest knot.
  • The Finest badger knots are known for stiffer shafts and soft tips 
 
Razor: 
 
  • The razor head is a chrome plated three piece design. 
  • Just the right blade gap (not too mild or agressive).
  • Great audio feedback as the hair is shaved.
  • Will last a lifetime (or more) with due care. 
  • High quality water resistant finish will stand up to daily wet / dry cycles
  • Comes with a free tuck of high quality Derby blades

 

 

 

 

How to use: 

Shaving with a safety razor requires a little practice. The skin also needs some time to grow accustomed to the shave. Getting started will be easier if you follow these instructions:

Moisten the beard area, preferably with warm water, and lather it thoroughly with a brush. The longer you lather the beard, the more easily and gently the hairs can be cut. If possible, use a highly effective moisturising shaving cream or soap as this will allow the blade to slide over the skin more easily. Make sure that the shaving head and handle are firmly attached to each other, but only tighten the screw to the extent that it can be unscrewed without too much effort. This ensures that the blade rests at the correct angle. Now begin with the shave. Hold the safety razor at an obtuse angle (approx. 30°) to the skin. Start with the cheeks and allow the razor to slide over the skin, applying gentle pressure. Always shave in the direction of the beard growth (with the grain). When shaving the neck, stretch the skin tight with your free hand. Do not be discouraged by small cuts or grazes. Once you have familiarised yourself with the razor, they will rarely occur.

 

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