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This is a community of enthusiasts, hobbyists and artisans who enjoy a traditional wet shave: brush, soap, and safety or straight razor. We are a part of the WetShaving community found on Reddit, Discord, and IRC.

New subscribers welcome!

Please visit our wiki, which is always and forever a work in progress.

Our sister Mastodon instance is https://wetshaving.social.

Community Rules

Rule 1 - Behaviour and Etiquette
  • Be Respectful. Do not bully, flame, or harass others.

  • Malicious comments are not allowed but heated discussion and salty banter is okay.

  • Low effort replies and complaints about content will be removed.

Rule 2 - Content Guidelines
  • Mail Calls, Simple Questions, and SOTD posts belong in the recurring weekly threads.

  • Posts must have sufficient content to generate a meaningful discussion.

  • Images, links, or videos must include additional text that summarizes the topic.

Rule 3 - Reviews and Disclosure
  • Use [First Impressions] in the title if your experience with the product is limited.

  • Use the [Review] in the title if you can provide comprehensive details with enough familiarity to answer follow-up questions.

  • Disclose how the product being reviewed was acquired (e.g., PIF, loan, or purchase). If the product was provided to you directly by the maker or vendor free of charge or at a discount, you must disclose this fact even if the item will later be returned to the maker or vendor.

Rule 4 - Advertising
  • Vendors are to keep marketing within the biweekly Deals/New Products threads.

  • Non-vendors may post topics about products if it will foster a compelling discussion.

  • Do not solicit donations or share fundraisers without mod approval.

Rule 5 - Inappropriate Content
  • All NSFW/L content must request mod approval and be flaired appropriately.

  • Non-shaving related NSFW/L content is not allowed.

Rule 10 - Moderator Discretion
  • The rules may not apply perfectly to every situation. The mods have final discretion.

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WetShaving

What is wetshaving? Modern wetshaving is made up of hobbyists who enjoy a wide range of shave soaps, aftershaves, shaving brushes, razors, and more. From modern to vintage, there’s a great shave out there for everyone. We actually enjoy shaving!

Visit the wiki to learn more and see if it might be something you’d like to try. Visit the Weekly Questions Thread with any questions you might have.

Check out our other WetShaving communities!

Wetshaving Lemmy Instance Rules

1. Behaviour and Etiquette
  • Be Respectful. Do not bully, flame, or harass others.
  • Malicious comments are not allowed but heated discussion and salty banter is okay.
  • Low effort replies and complaints about content will be removed.
  • No bigotry of any kind.
  • No pornography.
2. Content Guidelines
  • !wetshaving@sub.wetshaving.social is the main subLemmy, which will have the Mail Call, Simple Questions, and SOTD threads.
  • Users are welcome to form other subLemmys on this server so long as they are related to traditional wet shaving. Administrators reserve the right to remove subLemmys that are not related to traditional wet shaving.
3. Reviews and Disclosure
  • Use [First Impressions] if your experience with the product is limited.
  • Use [Review] if you can provide comprehensive details with enough familiarity to answer follow-up questions.
  • Disclose how the product being reviewed was acquired (e.g., PIF, loan, or purchase). If the product was provided to you directly by the maker or vendor free of charge or at a discount, you must disclose this fact even if the item will later be returned to the maker or vendor.
4. Advertising
  • Vendors are to limit marketing posts by waiting 7 days before posting again (even if the post content is different). Non-shaving related vendors are prohibited.
  • Non-vendors may post topics about products if it will foster a compelling discussion.
  • Affiliate links will removed at moderator discression.
5. Inappropriate Content
  • All NSFW/L content must request administrator approval and be flaired appropriately.
  • Non-shaving related NSFW/L content is not allowed.
∞. Administrator Discretion
  • The rules may not apply perfectly to every situation. The administrators have final discretion.
  • Questions, concerns, or appeals must be sent to @wetshavingadmin@sub.wetshaving.social. Do not message individual administrators.