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Old 01-29-2013, 08:00 AM   #1013
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Originally Posted by discochris View Post
You do need to be careful. I nicked the corner of my nose this morning and started bleeding like a stuck pig. What a mess that was. No real way to stop it except time.
I did this once with a Mach 3, only it was that bit by the ear, and 3 symmetrical cuts /// like that.

On blades - I have found that he's mostly right, when I just start to feel like the blade is dragging, I rewet my wash cloth, soak the soap that is on my face, then whip a little hot water on my brush and relather.

And continue - that's been fine with the Merkur Platinums, I'm just starting to use some feathers, no cuts, beautiful shave, no ingrowns yet. So I don't know if it will like the same duration of shaves.
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