Originally Posted by OGW
old fashioned single blade double edged razors work very very well.
buy a quality one, strip it and dry blade after use, make sure to use a good soap and really let it work into your beard to soften the bristles. that part is important!
HOT water on a towel helps to make it a better shave by causing the pores to relax.
there was a reason a shave took so long back in the day at a Barbershop... it was done properly!
So what is a good, reasonably-priced single blade double edge razor?