The Straight Razor Shave Start with the unproblematic soft parts of the face and hold the open razor as shown with the thumb and three fingers so that the opened handle shows away from the face. On the first day only shave the sideburns with the razor, shave the rest of the face as usual. Everyday shave a larger area of the face with the cut throat razor you will quickly develop a feel for the razor. Handmade in UK Shaving Brushes are entirely hand sculpted and fashioned by Haryali London in UK. We are taking our time to make sure every brush is made to perfection, Haryali London is able to produce some of the most striking and spectacular pieces around. Black Badger Made from Black Badger hair, the brushes are incredible soft, fine, and flexible, making it smooth and gentle on your skin. With the ability to hold a large amount of water, lathering up is quick and easy.