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8 Ways You’re Shaving Wrong – And How To Fix It

Make a foamy beard with a can of squirty shaving gel. Let the tap run. Take a razor. Proceed to rake it up and down your face until red raw. Slap on a splash of aftershave. Try not to scream.

We’ve all taken a leaf out of Kevin McCallister’s book at some stage of our lives. Unfortunately not all of us grow out of it...continuing to make rookie mistakes with the razor; either out of stubborn tradition or simply not knowing any better.

So, hoping to find out what the most common mistakes are and what you need to do about it, we spoke to Jacob and Ollie from award-winning London barbers Murdock, who set us straight on a few things.

The Murdock were team were speaking at the Society of Master Craftsmen Evening, hosted by premium Belgium beer brand, Affligem


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