The cofounder of a shaving company that’s raised nearly half a billion dollars to take on Unilever and Procter & Gamble explains how he’s building a brand to last 100 years

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Jeff Raider is the cofounder and co-CEO of razor company Harry’s. Raider is also a cofounder of eyeglasses company Warby Parker, and brought its vertically-integrated, direct-to-consumer model to shaving with Harry’s. In an episode of Business Insider’s podcast “This Is Success,” Raider explained how working himself to exhaustion across three jobs taught […]

French Islamic school teacher jailed for beating & shaving off student’s ‘un-Koranic’ blonde hair

An Islamic school teacher in France has been sentenced to one year in jail for brutally beating his 12-year-old student and for shaving off the boy’s “non-Koranic” hair, which was colored blonde. The teacher, along with three other men, was convicted of kidnapping and violence against a minor by the Pontoise criminal court on Friday, […]

‘It’s nothing to be ashamed of’ Fury as Facebook BANS women's shaving advert

Friction Free Shaving (FFS) a UK start-up provides women with an honest view of shaving  – the advert depicts the reality of a woman shaving in the shower.  Facebook has sparked outrage after it banned the advert – and now co-founder of Friction Free Shaving Briar Keen is fighting back.  The British brand offers women […]

The biggest myth about shaving hair is probably one you believe — here’s why

Shutterstock Shaving hair from our faces, legs, armpits, and other parts of the skin is a daily routine that millions if not billions of people follow. However, many shavers around the world believe a pervasive myth about the practice: that hair grows back stronger or thicker after being razored off. “That’s not been demonstrated to be so,” […]

This popular facial cleansing brush gave me super smooth skin and made shaving really easy

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. FOREOFor most guys, taking care of their skin isn’t exactly a top priority, even if it should be. Having some sort of skin care routine is not only good for […]

I tried a shaving kit from grooming startup Harry’s, and it’s perfect for guys who like to keep it simple

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Harry’sGuys can have a frustrating time finding the right shaving products. For the longest time, I kept my grooming routine as barebones as possible; I was buying disposable […]