How to Preserve Razor Blades?

Answer A combination of factors dulls razor blades, including improper cleaning and exposure to moisture, which oxidizes the metal. Dull razors are more likely to nick and cut skin, since the razor surfac... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Preserve Razor Blades

Why do razor blades go dull?

Everything wears down in time. Depending on your hair the wet shaver razor blades are the worst and cost a fortune with frequent replacement. Razor blades damage the skin too and cause red bumps, ... Read More »

How do I sharpen razor blades?

PreparationPlace your sharpening stone on a flat worktable. Drip a drop or two of sharpening oil on the stone's surface.Hold the BladeLay the blade flat on top of the stone. Push the blade forward ... Read More »

How to Sharpen Old Razor Blades?

Buying razor blades can be expensive over time. One razor blade typically lasts just a few months. You'll notice soon that you can't get a very good shave; stubble is left and the blade starts to p... Read More »

How to Keep My Razor Blades Sharp?

Razor blades dull from everyday use and oxidation. Oxidation to razor blades is caused by water, which sits on blades after use. This oxidation corrodes delicate metals and breaks them down, causin... Read More »