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I've thought about using a straight razor for some now but I guess I've been a little afraid to try it because I don't want to accidentally slit my throat. I've gotten over my nervousness and I'm ready to give it a try. Last night I read a great article on Mother Earth News simply titled, "How to use a straight razor."
The above article gives a good overview of how to shave with a straight razor, what to look for when buying a razor, and how advice on sharping storing the new razor.
I want to use a straight razor because I am tired of throwing away the disposable razor all the time. I'm thinking that once I learn how to use the razor, it will be a win-win for me and the environment.
Let the search began!