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  • Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler pictures and hands-on
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    Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler pictures and hands-on

    By 19 October 2012

    With charity moustache-growing event Movember starting in less than two weeks, it's a good time to look at accessories and tools to keep the face fuzz in check. The Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler is one of those gadgets that will help immeasurably. The...

  • Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler: A 3-in-1 grooming tool to keep the face fuzz in check
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    Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler: A 3-in-1 grooming tool to keep the face fuzz in check

    By 25 September 2012

    With Movember approaching, the annual event where plenty of chaps grow moustaches throughout November for charity, it's a good time for companies to launch gadgets and tools to help create fine facial adornments. And Gillette is getting in on the act...

  • Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61
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    Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61

    By 7 November 2011

    When your team steps out on the pitch, performance is everything. As a fan you won’t settle for anything less than the best during a match, so why accept anything but the best performance from your shaver? So Pocket-lint has teamed up with Panasonic...

  • Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on
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    Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on

    By 18 July 2011

    Currently there seems to be an ever-growing trend to persuade men that they need to spend more time, and indeed hard cash, grooming themselves. Now more than ever men are being exposed to the same marketing that women have had to endure - it is now common...

  • Win a Panasonic RF-31 Wet & Dry Shaver for Fathers’ Day
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    Win a Panasonic RF-31 Wet & Dry Shaver for Fathers’ Day

    By 8 June 2011

    Cufflinks, socks, a new wallet... uninspired, dull and definitely not the sort of gifts you’re crying out for. So with Fathers’ Day just around the corner (Sunday 19 June), it’s time to drop a large hint if you want a gift that will actually make...

  • Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 triple blade shaver
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    Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 triple blade shaver

    By 10 February 2011

    You want to look sharp. Being well-dressed and clean-shaven will boost your chances of love. Looking sharp isn’t difficult when you know how; you just need to follow some basic rules. Time is always of the essence in the morning, so if you need to devote...

  • Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 wet and dry shaver
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    Win a Panasonic ES-RF31 wet and dry shaver

    By 9 December 2010

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Panasonic to bring you the chance of winning the top-notch Panasonic ES-RF31 wet/dry shaver, plus £25 worth of Amazon vouchers. With a revolutionary 4-blade cutting system and curved outer foils shaving should be much faster,...

  • Movember: The brains behind the Braun
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    Movember: The brains behind the Braun

    By 17 November 2010

    We're just past mid-point of the annual sponsored facial fuzz-a-thon Movember, and all those who are taking part are now no doubt scritching and a-scratching and dreaming of the moment they can whip the hairy caterpillars off their faces. So, there's...

  • Movember: The madness of 19th Century shaving machines
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    Movember: The madness of 19th Century shaving machines

    By 1 November 2010

    During a tour of the Braun Collection - the shaver and grooming company's in-house museum, dedicated to its multitudes of electronic products released over the years - Pocket-lint made a startling discovery. Hidden in the basement of the site in Kronberg,...

  • First look: Philips SensoTouch 3D review
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    First look: Philips SensoTouch 3D review

    By 8 September 2010

    So you've bought a 3D television, you've got your 3D Blu-ray player, now all you need is your 3D electric shaver, no? The Philips SensoTouch 3D electric shaver plays on the idea that the blades offer a three dimension shaving experience and buy into...

  • Panasonic ES-RW30 shaver   review
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    Panasonic ES-RW30 shaver review

    By 30 November 2009

    Now that the end of Movember is upon us, you're going to need to get rid of that moustache. Panasonic has brought out the ES-RW30 Men's Rechargeable Electric Shaver, and we put it to work on our chin to find out whether it's up to the challenge of erasing...

  • Remington Titanium 360 F5790 shaver review
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    Remington Titanium 360 F5790 shaver review

    By 27 November 2009

    It was with some trepidation that the Remington F5790 was received as previous attempts with electric shavers have always proved rather ineffectual when compared to the close cut you'd receive from their wet counterpart. Seeing as this review conveniently...

  • INTERVIEW: Just how big is Movember?
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    INTERVIEW: Just how big is Movember?

    By 20 November 2009

    Back in the southern-hemisphere summer of 2003, a gang of Antipodean gents came up with the idea of growing a moustache for a month. 6 years on and nearly a quarter of a million men around the globe are cultivating face fur on their upper lips all in...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Remington R7130 shaver £68.49 from Boots
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    Daily Tech Deal: Remington R7130 shaver £68.49 from Boots

    By 12 November 2009

    If you hadn't noticed already, there is a moustache-themed thread running through Pocket-lint at the moment, this being in no small part due to our participation in Movember - a charity geared towards increasing awareness and raising money for prostate...

  • Top grooming gadgets for Movember
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    Top grooming gadgets for Movember

    By 4 November 2009

    By now, you should be seeing some growth to look after and it's probably about time you shaved away that scruffy unwanted stubbly beard. So, to help you in your grooming endeavour, find below five splendid moustache growing tools to take you from a 5...

  • PowerPlus Piranha wind-up electric shaver review
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    PowerPlus Piranha wind-up electric shaver review

    By 13 May 2009

    Hand crankable bike lights, torches, radios and phone chargers are one thing, but a wind-up electric shaver? We have, quite literally, put our neck on the line to see if the Piranha from PowerPlus can really cut it. With two flexible rotary heads, a pop-up...

  • Panasonic ES8249 Pro-Curve shaver review
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    Panasonic ES8249 Pro-Curve shaver review

    By 8 May 2009

    When we think high-tech shavers we generally imagine a Braun or Philips, but can Panasonic’s top of the range wet and dry, the ES8249, cut it with the big boys? From a design point of view the ES8249 ticks many of the right boxes; it’s silver and...

  • Philips QG3190 grooming kit review
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    Philips QG3190 grooming kit review

    By 25 November 2008

    If you are after that adventurous look or in the process of trimming that Mo for Movember then Philips believes it has the answer with the QG3190 grooming kit, but does it? We get shaving to find out. Like the Remington 7 in 1 offering we've reviewed...

  • Remington High Precision PG400 7in1 Grooming Kit review
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    Remington High Precision PG400 7in1 Grooming Kit review

    By 18 November 2008

    Can I get a rewind? Yep that's right - if you're planning on looking like Craig David complete with that thin line beard, then Remington believes it has the answer with the High Precision PG400 7in1 Grooming Kit, but does it Kes? Oh yes, we get styling...

  • Wilkinson Sword Quattro Titanium Precision razor review
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    Wilkinson Sword Quattro Titanium Precision razor review

    By 14 November 2008

    Wilkinson Sword have long been associated with quality blades, but are mostly known these days for their razors. With the Quattro Titanium Precision, we see the coming together of the humble safety razor and the beard trimmer. But is this fusion worth...

  • Braun Series 3 390cc shaver review
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    Braun Series 3 390cc shaver review

    By 11 November 2008

    Braun has long been a force in shavers. The 390cc sits at the top of the Series 3 line of shavers, offering a flexible twin foil type arrangement and a host of features, without reaching to the extremes of the Series 5 and Series 7 models. But can it...

  • Philips TT2030 Bodygroom+ shaver review
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    Philips TT2030 Bodygroom+ shaver review

    By 6 November 2008

    Back in July 2006 we looked at the Philips TT2021 Bodygroom and were overall impressed by its performance. Philips have now updated this model with their top of the range TT2030 Bodygroom+. As Pocket-lint’s resident Ewok, the task was bestowed upon...

  • Movember: over 12,000 Mo Bros in the UK
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    Movember: over 12,000 Mo Bros in the UK

    By 6 November 2008

    Movember has already seen 12,211 people pledge they will grow a moustache raising a whopping £265,923. The Movember event, which sees all money raised in the UK going to The Prostate Cancer Charity in the UK aims to raise awareness of killer disease...

  • Philips QT4045 vacuum trimmer review
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    Philips QT4045 vacuum trimmer review

    By 3 November 2008

    One of the problems when growing a beard is that at times it can be a bit straggly, a bit Tom Hanks from "Cast Away". So can Philips help you keep it under control with the Philips QT4045 vacuum trimmer? We get mo growing and trimming to find out. The...

  • Plug in the USB rechargeable shaver
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    Plug in the USB rechargeable shaver

    By 21 August 2008

    So they have now officially thought of everything when it comes to USB gadgets. Picture the scene - you get a call late on announcing a key meeting after one helluva day when you are sat at your desk feeling dishevelled. You open your drawer and grab...