The Sweethome - Inner Vision

A ton of sites post “life hacks” that supposedly make your life easier with tiny tricks that increase productivity or efficiency. Most of these are novel at best. The Sweethome, sister site of the awesome The Wirecutter, started posting links to legitimately useful tips.

Try this the next time it’s time to shave the face, legs, or body: use 4 or 5 drops of extra virgin olive oil with your razor instead of shaving cream. The humble olive isn’t just a nutritionally tasty drupe, the fruit also makes for an excellent shaving lubricant which feeds the skin nary a drop of chemicals (coconut and grapeseed oil work too).