The kamisori razor, aka Japanese shaver is the ultimate tool for many barbers from around the world. It transforms your shaving experience into light and balanced shave like a hot knife cutting through butter.
The holding technique of a kamisori is very different from a western folding straight razor such as the Dovo Classic
. You can definitely feel the deft lines of the kamisori with the super-fine grind on the edges and grits of the metal. Japanese straight razors have a long history and tradition years riding on its back. Shaving with a kamisori razor is a ultimate experience that allows you to develop a distinct technique.
What to look out for when choosing your kamisori razor?The first thing to consider would be the shaving performance. The quality of a Japanese kamisori razor depends largely on the iron and craftsmanship. With a properly honed good quality razor, you can immediately feel the utmost smoothness of your shave.