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    Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    I wanted to like it so much. But after one week I missed my Fusion so much I couldn't stand it.

    Unfortunately, Gillette really is the best a man can get.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    I wondered about this business...would you relate the razors to a cheap disposable razor?



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Wish it was only a dollar. But none of the plans are $1.


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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Just buy the razors in bulk on ebay saves a ton of money



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    I wanted to like it so much. But after one week I missed my Fusion so much I couldn't stand it.

    Unfortunately, Gillette really is the best a man can get.
    I'm all about cutting costs, but I love my fusion proglide too much.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    I converted to my conair istubble and haven't looked back. I go for the .4 MM stubble look now instead and trim it every other day or so. I only shaved once last year, and my wife thought I looked dumb.


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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    I got a coupon for a free Schick Hydro 5...used it...now I am hooked! I was a Gillette Mach 3 Turbo guy...not anymore...

    I wish I could use cheap disposables but they tear my skin apart.! Shaving is expensive. That is my justification for doing it every 3rd day or so...


    Last edited by cyfanatic; 02-25-2013 at 01:13 PM.

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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Hydro 5 is the best. Highly, highly recommend....



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    I wondered about this business...would you relate the razors to a cheap disposable razor?
    I would say they were better than disposable but not by a wide margin.

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    Wish it was only a dollar. But none of the plans are $1.
    True. The $1 plan there is a shipping charge. The mid and high plans there is no shipping but they are $6 and $9 a month. You can opt for every other month if you don't shave everyday.

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    Just buy the razors in bulk on ebay saves a ton of money
    I might try the subscribe and save option with Amazon.


    I had two main complaints. First, I missed the trim blade on the back of my Fusion for getting into tight places. Secondly, I just didn't get that smooth feeling. I guess from a distance the shave looks ok, but it has that "patchy" feeling.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    I switched to electric after college and have been happy. Way easier, and almost as close of a shave.



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    Quote Originally Posted by NickTheGreat View Post
    I switched to electric after college and have been happy. Way easier, and almost as close of a shave.
    It works for some people but it must depend on what kind of beard you have. Mine is like barbed wire. I have tried electric before but it took me longer than manual and I didn't get as good of a shave.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Learn how to shave first and then Feather DE blades.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    It works for some people but it must depend on what kind of beard you have. Mine is like barbed wire. I have tried electric before but it took me longer than manual and I didn't get as good of a shave.
    Yeah it works better if I shave everyday, which I do because I'm OCD like that.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    trim blade on the back of my Fusion for getting into tight places.
    Whoa.



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    Re: Just quit Dollar Shave Club

    It's about Nair season anyway.



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