many of you are curious about the straight razor. It is an extremely intimidating shaving tool. When using this tool you
have to know how to use it, especially the way you hold it. Knowing how to hold a straight razor is vital because you
need to have grip when shaving with the straight razor so it does not slip and cut your face. Hold the straight razor
with your dominant hand. The positioning of the fingers can vary slightly with each person. Find what is most
comfortable for you. Keep the wrist flexible and don't let the grip get too strong. Let the grip be enough for the razor
to remain steady between the fingers during shaving. Please do not rush this shaving process. Take time when using a
straight razor. Go slow and steady especially over the lip area and jaw line. If the razor feels unsteady use the other
hand to support the hand holding the straight razor. When switching to shave the different sides of the face, switch the
hands. Do not try and shave with the opposite hand to the opposite side of the face. This will cause a lot of problems.
The best results to a close shave would be to learn the different grips for the different parts of the face. There are
many ways to holding a straight razor but we decided to choose the top 6 most comfortable and easy to grip ways to hold
a straight razor. Try these out and let us know which best suits you and why.