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  • Almond Curation-West Coast Shaving
    April 26, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Almond Curation

    Eating almonds had many health benefits, but so does shaving with them! The oil is a brilliant moisturizer and absorbs quickly into the skin to feed it from within (and might even prevent acne breakouts). The scent has been used in aromatherapy for centuries. Check out Eric's curation on some products that use almonds.


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  • Citrus Curation
    April 11, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Citrus Curation

    With the warming days of summer right around the corner (I know, I know, it is hard to believe), you might want to start your search for the perfect crisp, bright, refreshing, bold citrus scent right here. Look through Eric's picks to find just right for you. 


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  • Easter Curation
    March 30, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Easter Curation

    We've got the products to make your holiday celebration epic - well into the spring. Eric tackles a list of Easter-type favorites that may spark memories from your past (backyards, egg hunts, pastel candies) or kick off new traditions (sharing wet shaving with your special lady, anise scented soap). Read on to check out some sweet products.
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  • Hands Behind the Art: Sam Sylver
    March 28, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Hands Behind the Art: Sam Sylver

    Beyond the exceptional shave, many wet shave enthusiasts are sold on the economic and environmental benefits of this straight razor gig. It all comes together when you get a restored edge – won’t break the bank and you can reduce waste! There is also the mystic of passing down an ages old practice and continuing the journey of each of these pieces. In this blog, we thought we would introduce you to Sam Sylver, straight razor aficionado. Sam is the eyes and hands behind our vintage razors. 


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  • January 3, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Buongiorno, miei amici!

    West Coast Shaving copy writer and DE devotee, Heidi, reflects on her recent transition.

    Italia – land of sun-kissed hills & turquoise seas, home to fast cars & high fashion, birthplace of pizza & gelato, haven of history & legend, domain of art & architecture, and my home for the next three years. (Or more specifically, for those familiar with Sicily, home of pistachios, granita, & the mafia).

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  • The Science of Smell
    January 3, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    The Science of Smell

    At West Coast Shaving, we love what we do! Part of the reason we find our job so enjoyable is the conversations we get to have with customers.
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  • January 3, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    Growing an Epic Beard

    Looking to start “No Shave November” a little bit early? Ready to bury your fear of the beard? Or maybe you’ve just started a new job as a lumberjack. Whatever the reason, if you’re looking to sport a civilized (or uncivilized) epic growth of facial hair, then we’ve compiled a few tips to get you started.
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  • 100 Years of Men's Beauty
    January 3, 2018 West Coast Shaving

    100 Years of Men's Beauty

    Hairstyles have changed a lot over the years. From the the 1910s to the 2010s to everything in between, West Coast Shaving has the hair styling products to make your 'do stand out.
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