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News, views and information from the team at King of Shaves...

Waste not, want not and the rise of the smart shopper

Waste not, want not and the rise of the smart shopper

September 14, 2017 2 min read

We know we’re not the cheapest products you can buy however we are confident we rank right up there in terms of value for money especially when you just use the amount of product you actually need...
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Why should you use a moisturiser after shaving? Let alone one with an SPF...

Why should you use a moisturiser after shaving? Let alone one with an SPF...

August 23, 2017 2 min read

Even on a cloudy day your skin is exposed to UV and this is one of the main causes of premature skin ageing. Using a moisturiser with an SPF after you have shaved provides extra protection for your skin whilst starts its natural recovery process...
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Shave Gel vs Foam

Shave Gel vs Foam

June 02, 2017 3 min read

If you are a canned shave foam or gel user, the sense of satisfaction of cutting through the lofty foam with your razor, has probably shaped your male grooming routine, but not always for the better...
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Natural ingredients in shaving & skincare

Natural ingredients in shaving & skincare

March 21, 2017 3 min read

The vegan-friendly, natural ingredients in King of Shaves products can help fight rashes, wrinkles acne (and even scars) and will leave your skin feeling its best...
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Hitting the slopes? Use protection...

Hitting the slopes? Use protection...

February 03, 2017 2 min read

If you’re going skiing this winter, you can expect your skin to take a battering. Our King of Shaves SPF15 Anti-Ageing Moisturiser is the perfect skincare solution...
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Fresh Face, Fresh Start

Fresh Face, Fresh Start

January 09, 2017 2 min read

Sometimes just a small change can have a big impact on our day-to-day outlook, even something as simple as a new look. Let us give you some inspiration...
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Get me a drink... and that’s your skin talking!

Get me a drink... and that’s your skin talking!

December 14, 2016 3 min read

The winter months can be especially tough on our skin and at times it will be virtually crying out for some hydration. So give it a helping hand and read our tips to keep it supple...
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Welcome to the new Beard Care range from King of Shaves

Welcome to our new Beard Care range

November 07, 2016 1 min read

You have always been able to care for your facial hair with King of Shaves. Our Shaving Oils make great Beard Oils and our Shave Gels can also be used as effective face washes. Now we are pleased to introduce our first dedicated Beard and Moustache Care range...
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Shave in the shower with our new Fog Free Mirror

Shave in the shower with our new Fog Free Mirror

October 28, 2016 1 min read

See where you are shaving even in the shower or bath! Our new Fog Free Mirror has a powerful twist-to-lock mounting sucker, 360° swivel arm for perfect positioning and a razor holder too...
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Introducing our new SPF15 Anti-Ageing Moisturiser

Introducing our new SPF15 Anti-Ageing Moisturiser

July 30, 2016 1 min read

King of Shaves new SPF15 Moisturiser with UVA / UVB filters will help protect your skin from the ageing effects of the sun whilst keeping it smooth and supple...
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King of Shaves is Made in Britain

King of Shaves is Made in Britain

July 27, 2016 2 min read

Although some people think King of Shaves is an American business, we are British and have been proudly making our shaving and skincare products here in Britain since 1993...
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King of Shaves Shave Oils make great Beard Oils too!

King of Shaves Shave Oils make great Beard Oils too!

March 19, 2016 1 min read

Our compact Shave Oils also makes a great Beard Oil too. They help prevent any unwanted itching or scratchy feeling and leave your beard with a healthy shine...
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Wash your face with a King of Shaves Shave Gel

Wash your face with a King of Shaves Shave Gel

February 16, 2016 1 min read

Our Shave Gels also make effective face washes. Simply wet your face in clean warm water, massage in some King of Shaves Shave Gel and then thoroughly rinse off afterwards...
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King of Shaves Shave Oil Recommended by Waitrose

King of Shaves Shave Oil Recommended by Waitrose

November 05, 2015 1 min read

Waitrose Weekend recommended King of Shaves SuperCooling Shave Oil as part of an article on keeping your beard or moustache smart, stylish and well maintained...
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King of Shaves Shave Oil in Waitrose Weekend’s feature on Movember

King of Shaves Shave Oil in Waitrose Weekend’s feature on Movember

October 30, 2014 1 min read

Waitrose Weekend featured our SuperCooling Shave Oil in their October 2014 feature on “Making the most of your ‘Movember’ moustache” where they said it was ideal for seeing where you are shaving...
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After 21 years Will Kings steps down from CEO role at King of Shaves

After 21 years Will King steps down from CEO role at King of Shaves

October 26, 2014 1 min read

After 21 years at the helm of King of Shaves, Will King has decided to appoint Andy Hill as CEO of the company...
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King of Shaves Shave Oil in Men’s Fitness

King of Shaves Shave Oil in Men’s Fitness

October 20, 2014 1 min read

King of Shaves Shaving Oil SuperCooling was featured in Men’s Fitness magazine’s “Kit Bag” section as one of the “quality shaving products that will help you emerge from Movember looking like a dandy gent”...
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Shave Oil is the answer to razor burn

Shave Oil is the answer to razor burn

October 09, 2014 1 min read

Jo Fairley kindly recommended King of Shaves Shave Oil to alleviate a reader’s razor burn in Waitrose’s Weekend magazine...
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Ed Sheeran chooses King of Shaves Shave Gel

Ed Sheeran chooses King of Shaves Shave Gel

October 06, 2014 1 min read

What more can we say? Ed Sheeran says King of Shaves Shave Gel is the only stuff he will use. Top musician and he buys British too!
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Smooth Action at Counter IED Task Force

Smooth Action at Counter IED Task Force

December 06, 2013 1 min read

We received this great picture featuring King of Shaves products from Seán Laidlaw who is on duty in Afghanistan as part of the Counter IED Task Force...

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King of Shaves Shave Oil featured in "Top Men's Grooming Products"

King of Shaves Shave Oil featured in "Top Men's Grooming Products"

October 19, 2013 1 min read

King of Shaves Shave Oil was featured in Sali Hughes “top 25 men's grooming products” where she said it “changed the game”...
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Celebrating 20 years of King of Shaves

Celebrating 20 years of King of Shaves

April 13, 2013 1 min read

King of Shaves was 20 years young on 13 April 2013! Created at the kitchen table in 1993 by Will King, King of Shaves has now provided over 5 billion shaves worldwide and is the leading independent challenger shaving brand in the UK...
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