Wax your chin, they said. It’ll be fun, they said. Well, three strips and several expletives later and you’ve a sink full of tears to match your patchy stubble.
For a smooth face without the rip-off grimace, ditch the waxing wands and treat your cheek to a slicker trim: from sensitive shavers to one-blade wonders, there’s a better razor for every jaw – and it needn’t cost the earth.
To prove that point, we’ve scythed through the proverbial chaff of facial grooming to find nine of the finest wet-shave razors available today, with blades for every budget.
Whether you’re battling a beard on a daily basis or treating your top lip to a weekly trim, these handles of barbery are sure to whittle your bristle in a whistle.