The online subscription shave club phenomenon continues to impress men and women the world over. The old days of shaving with months old blades are over, finally! They have made the Internet do all the work (well, sort of) so running out of shaving essentials is a distant memory.
This guide will explain why online shave clubs are the best option, together with a list of the typical products available, and finish with a list and the descriptions of the most popular shaving subscriptions offered online.
An online shaving subscription saves time, money, and ends the stress of having to make a special trip to the store to retrieve those necessary grooming aids! Read this guide and keep it for reference. It is a good read!
Why Sign Up with a Shave Club Online?
Shopping at stores removes the personal connection from products and buying them becomes more of a necessary evil rather than exploring the features of the products and choosing the best one based on factors other than availability at the store level.
The extra time involved in finding the right shaving product becomes a hassle and a chore, one to never be repeated, but due to a definite need, it does – over and over. Convenience is a significant reason for the popularity of online shave clubs, and a pleasant, unexpected benefit is that the products are very high quality!
It is not only the quality that makes both men and women decide to continue with their subscriptions. The ease of saving money, time, and eliminating the nagging thought of having to go back to the store once again to buy a subpar shaving product makes the decision to continue very easy. It is no wonder why an online shaving subscription is so appealing to more men and women around the world.
Products Available in a Shaving Subscription
As expected, most online shave clubs offer a rather extensive product line in the grooming category. From shaving gel to travel cases and everything in between, they provide men and women with a large selection of products designed to make grooming more personal and productive. Here’s a list of some of the favorite items offered in many shaving subscriptions:
Shave and Shower
- Shave Gel
- Shave Butter
- Post-Shave Balm
- Bar Soap – Fig style or Stone
- Facial Wash
- Body Wash
- Body Cleanser
- Various forms and colors of razors
- Razor blade packages
- Razor Stands
- Hair Gel
- Hair Paste
- Hair Cream
- Hand Cream
- Lip Balm
This list represents a reasonable sampling of the typical products available from online shave clubs, and new ones show up as the need presents itself. Ongoing innovation adds to the attraction of subscription shave clubs as new and better products become available.
Popular Shaving Subscriptions
Only a few years ago the popularity of online shave clubs started getting attention from the likes of savvy business groups who saw the potential for filling an existing need for convenience and savings in the burgeoning grooming industry.
Fortunately, the idea of online shaving subscriptions took hold and today, thanks to competition in the industry the prices of high-quality shaving and grooming products for men and women remain very low. The expansion of online retail helped to legitimize subscription-based shave clubs, allowing rapid growth in the industry and from that growth came several quality online outlets from which to choose. Below is a list of the most popular shaving subscriptions available.
- Dollar Shave Club – Razor blade packages, shaving lotion, and other men’s grooming products.
- Harry’s – Razor blade packages, products for shaving, face, body, and accessories.
- Gillette – Razor blade packages and different razor handles including disposable razors. No lotions or other grooming products.
- Gillette Venus for Women – Razor packages including electric and gels offered by subscription through these online retailers: P&G, SOAP, Amazon, and Drugstore.
- Lavish – An online shave club exclusively for women. No lotions or other grooming products offered.
- Morgan’s – New to the online shave club scene, and they offer a full suite of bathroom products.
The popularity of online shaving subscriptions continues to grow as indicated by the growing number of retailers in this online space. As the demand increases, so will the number and type of shaving and grooming products for both men and women.