Head to Head the Foil Shaver War I: Braun Series 7 vs. Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5)

There have been a lot of press on the war between rotary shavers and foil shavers, yet when you are a hardcore foil shaver user, there is still a vacuum on which specific foil shaver can give you the best shaving experience. The question whether there is really a best foil shaver in the market demands a good answer. From all the array of foil shavers in the market, the serious groomer may find confuse or easily swayed by marketing promotion and thus buy one not for the reason that he knows it is the best foil shaver but because of the marketing hoopla surrounding it.

Foil shavers are best known to deliver close shave in one stroke but as we know it, foil shavers are not created equal. For this review we put the spotlight on two well-known brands synonymous with foil shavers: the Braun Series 7-760cc Pulsonic Shaver System and Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5) Wet/Dry Rechargeable Electric Shaver with Nanotech Blades.

Braun Series 7-760cc Pulsonic Shaver System

If you come from the debate on which is better, rotary or foil shavers, you will easily put on the latter side of the clashing shaving technology the number one, well-known Braun series shavers. Braun shavers are known as the quintessence of foil shavers. Braun has been in the industry of shaver manufacturing for a long time and its use of foil shaving technology is known to be what it does best.

And when you talk about the best foil shaver from Braun, you will not miss talking about the Braun Series 7-760cc Pulsonic Shaver System. This foil shaver is the best product from Braun and it is quite popular and patronized by serious groomers.

Best Features

Pulsonic Shaving Technology. If there is something special about Braun Series 7, it is its tauted pulsonic shaving technology. Here the foil shaver can make 10,000 micro vibrations in a second to address catching the most stubborn hair on your chin, jaw and neck. This shaving technology purportedly can make job of shaving with such ease and comfort for it only needs one stroke to get a close shave.

Fully Packed with Shaving Technology. Just to mention some of the best features of Braun Series 7, it has three shaving modes to get the job done. You can choose from its control whether you would want to use it for extra sensitive, normal and intensive mode. This option was designed to cater to different people who definitely have different types of beard and stubble hairs. This foil shaver also has some of the best foil shaving technology like ActiveLift and OptiFoil system. The first makes for capturing the stubborn flat-lying hair while the latter assist the first foil shaving system to result in a close, smooth shave. Another feature of Braun Series 7 is that it automatically cleans itself up; very minimum in terms of maintenance. More than that it also lubricates and charges itself without bringing hassles to the owner.

Aesthetically Designed. When manufacturers want to describe the physical look of their product they usually use the word ‘ergonomical’, but in the case of Braun Series 7, the word is ‘aesthetical’. Braun Series 7 is aesthetically designed that makes the foil shaver good to look at without compromising its use and purpose.

Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5) Wet/Dry Rechargeable Electric Shaver with Nanotech Blades

The brand Panasonic is known for its diversified electric appliance products but its success in this industry is relative. Nevertheless, its foray into the shaving manufacturing can never be doubted as something competitors and serious groomers should ignore. Panasonic makes a good dent in the market for its innovative and reliable foil shaving products.

If you would just look at the array of foil shaving products that Panasonic has manufactured throughout these years, you will be amazed at how competitive it is in this field. This is why Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5) Wet/Dry Rechargeable Electric Shaver with Nanotech Bladesmakes for the top contender in the clash for the best foil shavers in the market.

Best Features

5-Blade Shaver (Arc 5) – If regular foil shavers with one blade can make a decent, close shave, just imagine what a five-blade foil shaver can do to your shaving experience. This is the selling point of Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5). A one-blade shaver can be open for shaving frustration and disappointment, but a five-blade foil shaver like Panasonic ES-LV61-A Men’s 5-Blade (Arc 5) cannot do wrong. If the first blade failed to cut close that hair on your chin or jaw, then there’s a second one and three more blades that will ensure that you get a really close shave in one stroke. This is just amazing and very innovative in terms of utility and result.

Hypoallergenic Blades. When you talk about best shaving experience, this means avoiding itchiness and skin irritation. Panasonic Arc 5 just addresses this with the use of hypoallergenic blades. You are assured that you will not get disappointed with this one if you choose it as your morning shaving ritual tool.

Good for Wet or Dry Shaving. If your foil shaver cannot be used for both wet or dry shaving, then it cannot be called the best foil shaver in the market. One of the qualities of a good foil shaver is whether you can use it whenever you want and anywhere you want. Panasonic Arc 5 is just that. You can use it for dry shaving or even when you are in the shower. Basic characteristic of a foil shaver to be the best.