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soap saving

There is something romantic about handmade soap – made with intention, mixed with natural ingredients, significant time goes into each and every bar: blending, cutting, curing, stamping, further cu...

shaving your legs–the DOs and DON'Ts

For many, the arrival of warmer weather will mean choosing to shave legs more often. I was surprised to learn that legs were the primary area of concern for most when it came to shaving irritation....

introducing bubble bath!

Bubble baths–not just for kids! I don’t think I’d had a bubble bath since childhood up until about a year ago. Charlie (my daughter) received a bottle as a gift and I had so much fun playing with h...

safely storing your winter clothes

Spring has most definitely sprung here in Vancouver. I’ve seen many a bare leg this past week! I, like most, am very excited by the prospect of any change (the monotony of CoVid is real and is gett...

What is a Blade Bank?

What is a blade bank anyway??? Whenever we explain the blade bank and our safety razor recycling program, everyone always goes “Ohh that makes total sense! How cool!” So, here I am to fully explain...

the many sizes and uses of sea sponges

We fell in love with sea sponges for being an all natural, antibacterial and compostable alternative to the traditional plastic loofah. While there are so many reasons why we love them, there are a...

support resources

content warning: self harm Recently, we gifted a guest at an event a safety razor and blades. In full transparency, the thought had never crossed our minds that our product could be triggering to s...

tips and tricks to shaving bony areas

Knees, ankles, shins - those awkward bony areas that aren't always the easiest to shave. So we put together some tips for shaving these less than smooth areas. 

how to care for your safety razor

If we want our products to last a lifetime, then we need to give a little extra TLC. We've pulled together some tips for increasing the longevity of your safety razor. 

keeping your swimsuit well kept

I know bathing suits take a beating due to exposure to chlorine, high temperatures, sunscreen, ocean salt, and sweat. Here are 5 tips to help keep your swimwear looking great for infinite summer se...

7 things you never knew about sea sponges

Have you ever given much thought to the squishy sponge that lives in your shower amongst your body wash and shampoo? Neither have I, until now. Read on to find out 7 fascinating facts that I just l...

learning to be an ally #BLM

“A white ally acknowledges the limits of her/his/their knowledge about other people’s experiences but doesn’t use that as a reason not to think and/or act. A white ally does not remain silent but ...

our favourite sustainable swimwear brands

Swimsuit shopping is not our favourite, but these sustainable, eco-friendly swimwear labels make the task much easier. We’ve rounded up our top picks so you can look your best while sunbathing at t...

environmental benefits of the safety razor

Tried and true, the safety razor is an excellent alternative to your disposable, plastic razor. It’s actually one of the simplest swaps you can make in your bathroom to cut down on your environmen...

all you need to know about shaving your bikini line

all you need to know about shaving your bikini line with a safety razor Let me preface by saying everyone’s skin is different. What works for one might not work for others.I also don’t want to imp...

how to shave with a safety razor

Another post that’s been on my TODO list forever: how to shave with a safety razor. I get asked all the time, quickly followed with comments such as, “I’m scared!” or “I’m nervous!” I get it, I wa...

safety razor FAQ

Safety razors aren’t new to us, but they are new to you so we wanted to answer YOUR questions. Thank you for submitting them, we’ve answered them all below. If you have more questions – feel free ...

tips on keeping productive while working from home

While many of you are just starting this whole work from home thing... Emilie and I have been doing it for a while so here are some of our tips on keeping productive and focused while working from ...

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