Electric razor advice

Discussion in 'Health and Fitness' started by polar69, May 16, 2012.

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  1. Gents, and possibly ladies I need your advice.

    Like a complete twat I have lost my philishave and now will need to replace it.

    I've had it for four years or so and liked the fact it was rechargeable and gave a reasonably odd close shave.

    So my question is, of the available electric razors which one would you consider to be the market leader ?
  2. Cheap and reliable twenty dollar battery powered Braun in a drawer in the office, it's been going strong for two years now and when it dies I'll just throw it out and buy another.
  3. I have a phillips battery shaver, had it for over 25 years and its been all over the world with me and still going strong, so for me you can't go wrong with a phillips
  4. Anyone have a recommendation for the more mature man? White stubble seems to be thicker than dark hair, and doesn't seem to fit through the foil head of most 'leccy razors.

    I think this is a definite gap in the market.
  5. TheresaMay

    TheresaMay LE Moderator DirtyBAT

    I'm with the Phillips crew here. Whilst it's not as close as a razor (is anything?) when on leave I find that after a couple of days of wet shaving, the Phillips Cool Shave works a treat. And it's waterproof and has a squeezy button for delivering a burst of Nivea for that extra comfort :)
  6. An electric razor? Whatever next? Buy yourself a Wilkinson's Safety Razor, some spare blades, a lather brush, some soap and a flannel.
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  7. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    Stop being a tart. get one of these Chrome Plated Lined Safety Razor DE89L

    One of these English Shaving Brush - Extra Large Ebony Best

    Some of this Taylors Sandalwood Shaving Cream Pot

    These will help Large Dispenser Pack of 200 Personna Razor Blades 200 blade for £15!!!!

    and this is great stuff Proraso Original Pre Shave Cream 100ml
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  8. The shaving brush links are well timed - I always used my old man's (ex-CG) but dropped it and cracked the body open.

    I'd put in the sink to drain and dry off so I could repair it and the stupid mare I'm married to binned it. I was a little upset about that.
  9. Schaden

    Schaden LE Book Reviewer

    Proraso is the DB's
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  10. Are you or have you ever been a homosexual?
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  11. Go on, out him Jarrod, then make him take it like a woman, I'll hold your errrmm.....leather cap and gimp coat.
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  12. Not many gentlemen around these days but I think he's of the gentle persuasion.
  13. No, but he is willing to learn.
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  14. "Wot, with my feet?"
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  15. I knew someone would pick up on it.
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