Rather than sitting on the fence, admiring the view, let us start by getting down and dirty.
We’re safety razor fans. Always have been, always will be.
Now, that’s not to say we’re completely against cartridge razors – we used to sell them for heaven’s sake – but there’s just something about a traditional safety razor. The weight, the feel, the shave; it’s all just a little more distinctive.
That being said, we’ll do our best (no promises) to put our allegiance aside for this article, presenting an honest comparison, with only a few snipes.