Gillette Fusion ProGlide: Review and Giveaway

I recently had the chance to visit the P&G Headquarters in Cincinnati and was so impressed with how the brands were developed.  Technology and research is shared between departments to make each and every product better than it was before.  So, it was no shock to me to hear that Gillette, once acquired by P&G in 2005, has come out with it’s first new razor called the Gillette Fusion ProGlide.

What makes this razor better than it’s predecessors?  From the website:

gillette The new Gillette® Fusion® ProGlide™ Power Razor has re-engineered blades with edges that are thinner than Fusion.  They are finished with Gillette’s most advanced low-resistance coating, which allows the blades to glide effortlessly through hair.  Providing incredible comfort, even if you shave everyday.

Even with thinner, finer blades, an enhanced lubrastrip and improved blade suspension system, you may not see all of the latest innovations on the NEW Gillette Fusion ProGlide and Gillette Fusion ProGlide Power Razors with the naked eye but after one shave, you’ll stop shaving and start gliding.

The razor became available on June 6th and my husband had the opportunity to test it out for himself.  My husband has to shave on a daily basis and he literally despises it, so I knew the razor would be a hard sell.  But, when he got out of the shower, he ran to me and told me to feel his face.  He loved the way it made his skin feel and commented that shaving with the Gillette Fusion ProGlide was less irritating that his current razor.  He also loved the thermal scrub which is designed to work like a barber’s hot towel.  The best compliment is that he said he would definitely buy this product again.

GIVEAWAY

Need a great gift idea for Father’s Day?  Three lucky readers will win a Gillette Fusion ProGlide razor as well as coupons for Gillette products redeemable at Target stores!

How to enter:

1. If you win, who would get the Gillette Fusion ProGlide?

Additional entries:

1. Blog about this giveaway and link to The Not-So-Blog and Gillette (10 extra entries).

2. Follow me (@BridgetteLA) and @Gillette on Twitter and Tweet this giveaway. Every time you tweet you get an additional entry! Unlimited! (You must have over 50 Twitter followers to qualify for unlimited entries!)

3. Subscribe to my blog.

4. Become a Fan of The Not-So-Blog and Gillette on Facebook.

5. Place my blog banner on your sidebar.

6. Subscribe to my Feed.

Contest ends at 11:59pm CST on June 28th. Prizes not claimed in 72 hours will be forfeited. Open to U.S. Residents only.

This product review is the opinion of the Experimental Mommy. Others may have a different experience with the product. I was not compensated for this review other than a Gillette Fusion ProGlide to facilitate this review.  All opinions are 100% mine.

Comments

  1. Homero Gutierrez says:

    If I win, more then likely I would keep the new razor.

  2. My husband would get it!

  3. Nicole C. says:

    My 18 year old son would get it!

  4. I would give the Gillette Fusion ProGlide to my fiance…he has a face and a head to shave.

  5. My husband would get the ProGlide. Thanks!

  6. Denise B. says:

    I would use it for myself.

  7. I would give this to the hubby

  8. I subscribe to your blog

  9. I have your button in my blog

  10. I subscribe via google reader

  11. Sarah Hirsch says:

    my scruffy husband 😉

  12. Jennifer h says:

    My hubby!

  13. Jennifer h says:

    google reader

  14. Jennifer h says:

    your fb fan (J Cochrane)

  15. Monique Rizzo says:

    My hubby would get it!!
    Thanks for the chance.
    mogrill@comcast.net

  16. I follow you and Gillette on Twitter (@jkgorcery) and I tweeted:https://twitter.com/jkgorcery/status/16259618607

  17. this would go to the hubby

  18. My husband would get it

  19. follow both on Twitter cdziuba and tweeted http://twitter.com/cdziuba/status/16265594092

  20. subscribe to your blog

  21. Fan of The Not-So-Blog and Gillette on Facebook. carol p dziuba

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  23. email subscriber to your blog

  24. feed subscriber

  25. I would give it to my son.
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

  26. I am a email subscriber.
    twoofakind12@yahoo.com

  27. david basile says:

    me me me

  28. shannon thurman says:

    my husband would get i

  29. Diane R. says:

    This would go to my son, if I won.

  30. Chris T. says:

    It would go to myself 🙂

    chrisny2(at) aol(dot) com

  31. Chris T. says:

    I’m a subscriber

    chrisny2(at) aol(dot) com

  32. Julie L says:

    My husband would get it (and I may just borrow it once in awhile 😉

  33. Julie L says:

    email sub

  34. it would be mine all mine@!!!

  35. I would get it lol.

  36. I would give it to my boyfriend!

  37. I subscribe via email

  38. Ladytink_534 says:

    My husband would like this so that’s who would get it.

  39. Ladytink_534 says:

    I’m a Google Reader subscriber

  40. Ladytink_534 says:

    I’m a FB Fan of both~ Jennifer L.

  41. Ladytink_534 says:

    Email subscriber

  42. Ruth Hill says:

    I would probably keep the razor, but we’ll see.

  43. Ruth Hill says:

    e-mail subscriber

  44. lilshuga2001 says:

    my daddy or brother

  45. lilshuga2001 says:

    subscriber

  46. lilshuga2001 says:
  47. My son would get it.

  48. email subscriber

  49. I would give it to my husband.

    denise_22315 at yahoo dot com

  50. email subscriber

    denise_22315 at yahoo dot com

  51. I tweeted.

    http://twitter.com/wiscmom24/status/16302495528

    denise_22315 at yahoo dot com

  52. Kimberly says:

    This would be for my hubby.
    Thanks for the chance to win!

  53. Kimberly says:

    I’m an email subscriber!

  54. I’d probably keep it for myself! 😀 Hubby uses an electric razor, but I use disposables. And I generally think men’s razors are better than women’s.

  55. I subscribe.

  56. nan lara says:

    this would be great for my husband
    nannypanpan at sbcglobal.net

  57. nan lara says:

    e-mail subscriber

  58. Lauralee Hensley says:

    If I should win I’d be giving this to hubby. He needs a close shave.
    lfhpueblo at msn dot com

  59. Lauralee Hensley says:

    I’m a subscriber via email.

  60. Lauralee Hensley says:

    I’m a Facebook fan of yours and Gillette’s. I left a message on each wall, on yours under this Gillette post and on their about half way down their page about the Pro Glide.
    Lauralee Hensley

  61. Brenda S. says:

    I’m an email subscriber!

  62. i’d give it to my husband
    oheeyore at hotmail dot com

  63. email subscriber
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  64. I’d give it to myself, I’m the only one in the family with facial hair!

  65. Erin M. says:

    Would it be too selfish to say I want this one for me?

  66. If I win this I will give it to my husband.
    Thanks for the giveaway!

  67. lilshuga2001 says:
  68. I would give this to my father. He loves this razor.

  69. Giselle says:

    i’ll keep the razor! i love men’s razors!

  70. I would give this to my boyfriend. He usually steals mine because he says that they do not irritate his skin and give a smoother shave.

  71. Im a fan of a Fan of The Not-So-Blog and Gillette on Facebook.

  72. Janna Johnson says:

    My hubby!
    Thanks for entering me! Great Contest!

    Janna Johnson
    janna@FeedYourPigBlog.com
    jannajanna@hotmail.com
    http://www.FeedYourPigBlog.com

  73. lilshuga2001 says:
  74. ky2here says:

    If I win, I get it! yea!

  75. ky2here says:

    Following both on twitter and here’s my tweet:

    http://twitter.com/ky2here1/status/17049211356

  76. Derk Thomas says:

    It would be for me.

  77. i would probably end up using it haha. i end up stealing all the razors

  78. I would keep it for myself, since I’m the only one that shaves his face

  79. Christie Roberts says:

    My hubby would get the ProGlide razor! 🙂

  80. Ellen Ring says:

    The Gillette Fusion ProGlide would be perfect for my husband.

  81. Ellen Ring says:

    I’m an e mail subscriber,

  82. Leslie S. says:

    This razor would be for my hubby.He shaves his head daily and is always looking for good razors.Thanks!

  83. I would give it to geoff

  84. David Patterson says:

    Great gift for dad!

  85. lilshuga2001 says:
  86. CJ Thomas says:

    My honey would get it!

  87. Paul Duca says:

    I would, of course….

  88. I would give it to my husband

  89. christopher h says:

    it’d be for me

  90. Julie K says:

    My husband would get the Gillette Fusion ProGlide. Thanks!

  91. Erica C. says:

    My guy would definitely get to try this out.

  92. Amanda D. says:

    My husband would love it!

    macd9900 at gmail dot com

  93. Rachel Higgs says:

    I would give it to my husband

  94. Danielle Marshall says:

    Im a subscriber. i think i would have to sneak it and keep it for myself hehehe

  95. katklaw777 says:

    This would be for my beloved Hubby…His scruffy old self could use this new toy, thanks.

  96. katklaw777 says:

    I subscribe via email.

  97. Angela Winesburg says:

    I would give it to my husband, thanks!

  98. My bf, he’s been drooling over ads for this!

  99. It would be all mine!

  100. Christina says:

    My sweetheart would get it, of course, and it would be well-deserved!

  101. Dominique W says:

    My husband. He has quite a stubborn beard.

  102. Kimberly says:

    If I won, this would be for my BF.

  103. Kimberly says:

    I subscribe to your blog. Thank you!

  104. carol y l says:

    I need it. Hubby has an electric, we have no work, I am out of razors.

  105. dorothy l says:

    my husband will get it

  106. Amy Delong says:

    my hubby would be getting this!

    ardelong2(at)gmail(dot)com

  107. Susan Smith says:

    I would give this to my husband

  108. Susan Smith says:
  109. Susan Smith says:

    facebook fan

  110. If I would win I would keep it for myself!

  111. Aaron B from IL says:

    I would keep it for myself if I won. I have been seeing the new ads on TV and would like to try it.

  112. Breanne says:

    I would give it to my husband

  113. Breanne says:

    I subscribe to your feed

  114. I would give it to my husband

  115. Melanie says:

    My dad would get this.

  116. kelly wakefield says:

    My wonderful husband would get it!

  117. CHARLENE says:

    My oldest son would get this one 🙂

  118. CHARLENE says:

    email subscribe

  119. This would go to the BF!
    Thanks

  120. Veronica Garrett says:

    My husband would get it.

  121. My husband.

  122. I would give it to my husband.

  123. heather c says:

    If I win, I’ll consider giving this to my husband, but I’d have to try it first. 🙂

  124. heather c says:
  125. lilshuga2001 says:
  126. I’d give it to my son – he loooooves Gillette!

  127. Follow you on twitter @jillyrh and tweeted

    http://twitter.com/jillyrh/status/18731530957

    Thanks!

  128. Subscribed to your blog

  129. Fan on facebook

  130. Subscribed to feed

  131. I’d give it to the grandson.
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