The Art of Shaving

Kobo ebook | February 25, 2009

byMyriam Zaoui, Eric Malka

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The average man will shave approximately 20,000 times over the course of his life, spending the equivalent of 139 full days doing it. He will shave off 27 feet of hair, from a total of 30,000 whiskers on his face. And he will probably be doing something wrong. So he’ll suffer nicks and cuts, ingrown hairs, and rashes; his five-o’clock shadow will arrive before lunch, his neck will be irritated and red, and he’ll get razor burn. Instead of reaping the benefits of a daily grooming regimen, he’ll only suffer. Needlessly.

The Art of Shaving will solve his problems (as well as the related problems of anybody whose cheek gets burned by his razor stubble). He’ll choose the correct brush and razor and blade; he’ll take more time lathering up properly and less time tending to bloody shirt collars. He’ll feel better and look better. And he’ll adjust his perception of this morning ritual, bringing art and passion to a daily routine.


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The average man will shave approximately 20,000 times over the course of his life, spending the equivalent of 139 full days doing it. He will shave off 27 feet of hair, from a total of 30,000 whiskers on his face. And he will probably be doing something wrong. So he’ll suffer nicks and cuts, ingrown hairs, and rashes; his five-o’clock ...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:February 25, 2009Publisher:Potter/TenSpeed/HarmonyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0307481638

ISBN - 13:9780307481634

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Basic info This book has good information bit is lacking diagrams and little more in depth. I thought would have had a little more information about the straight razor. I was really looking for something along the lines as guidance on a "barber shave". Still a good read and still learned alot
Date published: 2015-02-17