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Vintage Merkur razors have been manufactured in Solingen, Germany, for over 100 years. The Merkur shaving razors’ timeless and classic designs have proven to be superior for both men and women’s shaving.

Merkur’s double edge razor blades have become a household name among traditional shavers across the globe for their innovative and expansive designs and range, from adjustable safety razors to slant bar razors, as well as offering compact travel safety razor kits.

Merkur razor 34C, 38C, 23C, Futur, Progress and many others are iconic products for both beginners and experienced shavers embracing the art of classic shaving. Merkur double edge razor blades are also known to be the best blades available, suitable for any standard safety razor.

Shop our broad selection of Merkur shaving safety razors and accessories in stock and ready to ship today!

  • Merkur - 38C Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - 38C Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - 38C Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Chrome

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    The 38C razor is one of Merkur's heavyweights in the range. Long-time fans also call him Merkur Barber Pole. It owes its nickname to the characteri...

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  • Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Matte Chrome - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Matte Chrome - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - Futur Adjustable Safety Razor, Matte Chrome

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    The Merkur Futur 700 is a timeless work of art. After you have attached a razor blade with the Duo Clip, all you need to do is turn the handle to a...

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  • Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - Futur Adjustable Safety Razor, Chrome

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    The Merkur Futur 701 is a timeless work of art. After you have attached a razor blade with the Duo Clip, all you need to do is turn the handle to a...

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  • Merkur - 39C Extra Long Handle Safety Razor, Slant Cut - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - 39C Extra Long Handle Safety Razor, Slant Cut - New England Shaving Company
    Original price $59.90 - Original price $59.90
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    Merkur - 39C Extra Long Handle Safety Razor, Slant Cut

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    The Merkur razor 39C is the heavy duty razor for hard and thick beards. Due to its high weight and the torsion head, it masters even the toughest t...

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  • Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Gold - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - Futur Safety Razor, Gold - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - Futur Adjustable Safety Razor, Gold

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    With beautiful gold finish - the Merkur Futur 702 is a timeless work of art. After attaching a razor blade with the Duo Clip, a rotation on the han...

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  • Merkur - 43C Stainless Steel Long Handle Safety Razor - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - 43C Stainless Steel Long Handle Safety Razor - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - 43C Stainless Steel Long Handle Safety Razor

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    The Merkur 43C with its brushed stainless steel keg barreled handle is one of heaviest razors offered by Merkur. The weight of this razor aids i...

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  • Merkur - 38B Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Black - New England Shaving Company
    Merkur - 38B Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Black - New England Shaving Company
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    Merkur - 38B Long Handle Barber Pole Safety Razor, Black

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    Merkur 38B is a 2 piece Merkur Safety Razor with a 3.75" long non-slip grip handle finished in black. Crafted and constructed with German engineeri...

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More About Merkur

Merkur, a renowned German brand, epitomizes precision, quality, and timeless design in the world of safety razors. Favored for their exceptional craftsmanship, Merkur razors provide a close, comfortable shave, appealing to both novices and aficionados. 

The brand's portfolio includes a variety of models, from classic double-edge safety razors to innovative adjustable designs like the Progress, catering to diverse preferences and shaving needs. 

Merkur's commitment to durability and sustainability is evident in their products, which are designed to last a lifetime with proper care. By choosing Merkur, users invest in a superior shaving experience, blending tradition with modern engineering to redefine daily grooming rituals.

FAQs

What are the most popular Merkur models?

Merkur razors have gained popularity for their exceptional craftsmanship and shaving performance. 

Among the most popular models are:

  • Merkur 34C Heavy Duty: The classic 34C Merkur safety razor is known for its robust build and excellent balance. It's a favorite among wet shavers for its ability to provide a close and comfortable shave.
  • Merkur 38C Barber Pole: The 38C stands out with its unique design featuring a barber pole-inspired handle. It's not only aesthetically pleasing but also offers a great shaving experience.
  • Merkur Futur: The Futur is highly regarded for its adjustable blade gap, allowing users to customize the aggressiveness of the shave. It's versatile and suitable for various shaving preferences.
  • Merkur Progress: The Progress adjustable safety razor lets you fine-tune the blade gap, making it a popular choice for both beginners and experienced wet shavers.

Ultimately, the choice of the best Merkur razor model depends on individual preferences, such as the length and weight of the handle, as well as the desired aggressiveness of the shave.

Are all Merkur razor heads the same?

No, Merkur offers a variety of razor heads with distinct designs and blade gaps. These differences allow users to select a razor head that aligns with their specific shaving needs. 

Some Merkur razor heads are designed to be more aggressive, providing an extremely close shave, while others are milder and suitable for individuals with sensitive skin. 

The variation in razor heads caters to the diverse preferences of wet shavers, ensuring that there's a Merkur razor head suitable for everyone.

How often should you change Merkur blades?

The frequency of blade changes in a Merkur razor can vary depending on several factors. These include how frequently you shave and the coarseness of your facial hair. 

As a general guideline, many individuals find it beneficial to change Merkur razor blades after approximately 5 to 10 shaves. However, it's essential to pay attention to how the blade feels during shaving. 

If you notice increased tugging, irritation, or a decline in shaving performance before reaching the 5 to 10 shave mark, it's advisable to replace the blade. Regularly inspect the blade for signs of rust or wear, as this can impact the quality of your shave. 

By monitoring the blade's condition and changing it as needed, you can maintain a consistently comfortable and effective shaving experience with your Merkur razor.