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Making Tallow From Grass Fed Organic Beef Fat For Shaving Soap

Posted on March 29, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

 

As we continue to experiment with different shaving soap formulas, we find that high tallow content makes excellent lather. With some free time in the lab, we took a day to render some tallow and get ready to make a new batch of hot process shaving soaps.

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5 Tips On How To Succeed With Our Ambassador Program and Affiliate Marketing.

Posted on March 22, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

      1. Share with friends and family, but don’t spam them. In fact, the one rule to follow is “don’t spam anyone.”

 2. Make use of social media. Putting your Holy Black affiliate link in your bio on Instagra

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What Is Aftershave Used For?

Posted on March 07, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

Believe it or not, Aftershave is not as straightforward as it would sound. What kind should you use? When should you use it? What does it do? I will answer these questions for you and maybe a little extra in this new blog post. Aftershave lotions, balms, tonics and toners are all slightly different but in the same family. We will demystify them for you here

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How to shave with a safety razor

Posted on March 01, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

 

I get a lot of emails asking how to shave with a safety razor, double edge razor, or single edge razor. There are a few different techniques and tips I will share with you, but it’s not as mysterious and dangerous as it sounds. It’s fairly easy to get started and in time you will probably find that you get a better, closer, more comfortable shave, all the while actually enjoying what used to be a daunting or trivial task.

 

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5 Secrets to Grow a Really Sexy Beard

Posted on January 12, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

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 By: Guest Blogger from www.topmenshavers.com

Beards are back! A well groomed beard can be seen as a sign of power and manliness, which is why many of the most influential men grow one. Unlucky for some, they are not able to grow beards as others get to enjoy.

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How to make a Knuckle Duster (Brass Knuckles) From Pewter

Posted on January 10, 2016 by Stefan Vincent | 2 comments

We wanted to make a pair of gentleman's knuckle dusters, and while brass is usually the metal of choice, we wanted something a little classier. Silver in color, lead-free pewter is one of my favorite alloys to work in. 

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How To Use Shaving Soap

Posted on December 15, 2015 by Stefan Vincent | 0 comments

The number one question that I get asked, hands-down, is "How do I use shaving soap?". And that answer depends on a few different factors. Lathering shaving soap depends on the soap itself, the brush you're using, and even the type of water

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