No, the blades would be free it is just the postage and packing that’s £1.99 8) I was going to buy one of these flash roller ball razors but then realised I have a perfectly good wrist that does the job (y)
Reminiscent of the infamous Barrow ball of the 70s, a marketing masterclass, that offered absolutely no advantages over a traditional wheelbarrow, but cost many times the price. Invented by James Dyson...
You can get 10 BIC disposables for this, which last me around 3-4 weeks each, so no this is a terrible deal!
Gillette send you a free razor, unasked for, on your 18th birthday. They used to, anyway. Not even postage cost. It's the printer pricing model, get you started at a loss then dial up the price for as long as you're using the product. And Gillette also make some of the better disposables blades, which will cost you around a penny each. They know what they're doing.
You also need to factor in the £1.99