Artisan specific (as opposed to a company) - typically made in small batches by a limited number of people.

Future Home of the Chiseled Face Groomatorium

Future Home of the Chiseled Face "The Groomatorium"

Today in a post on Facebook we got word about the future home of Chiseled Face - and they're going Biggie Size™ with 6,000 square feet of space for "The Groomatorium." It's located at 521 N. Euclid Ave, Ontario, CA 91762 where the "China Jade Gallery" is. Check it out on Google street view to see the rather impressive frontage.


Queen Charlotte Soaps Closing

Queen Charlotte Soaps

With a measure of sadness, the artisan Queen Charlotte Soaps (of Vostok #soap fame that I've talked about a lot, among others) has announced that they're closing their doors. After six years, they've decided that the effort on top of their regular day jobs is just too much. They're offering 20% off everything on their website through December 25, 2016 and free shipping for orders over $75 with the coupon code "FREESHIP."


K Shave Worx Dark Power Release Coming

K Shave Worx "Dark Power"

The power duo of K Shave Worx has been on a tear of late, and coming next week is their next offering... Dark Power. If you're a fan of Guy Laroche Drakkar Noir (as I am) then this is the soap and aftershave for you - check out my first impression and review of it if you're (somehow) unfamiliar. It will be available next week (date so far unknown - stay tuned) on the #KShaveWorx site!