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by NiksaNovovic
Thu Jan 03, 2008 12:22 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Having a hard time deciding
Replies: 16
Views: 2102

Well Dave, I haven't tried any of the brushes that you mention but I do have a Rooney Heritage, the charity brush from Executive Shaving and I can tell you it's superb! Amazing backbone with incredibly soft tips. I have heard from a few members that the Stubby has a small and uncomfortable grip so y...
by NiksaNovovic
Thu Jan 03, 2008 12:02 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Recovering funds from bad eBay transaction...
Replies: 19
Views: 1788

I have actually received my money back twice. The first was my fault, the second was the sellers. Well not actually fault, they had a family emergency in another state and couldn't follow through with shipping of items. The PayPal process is actually painless. You just fill out the form they need yo...
by NiksaNovovic
Thu Jan 03, 2008 1:22 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: How many Simpson T2's are there?
Replies: 13
Views: 2121

I personally don't mind the feel of the T3 I just received, used from a forum member so it's been broken in a bit, when it's dry on my face. I find that I like a bit of scrubbing and I can't wait to try this this brush out! I contracted Lee about a three banded T3 as well and he told me that the maj...
by NiksaNovovic
Tue Jan 01, 2008 1:52 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Gents, school me on Jazz
Replies: 45
Views: 5811

Bill if you have any more of this I would really love to hear it! That's no lip service, this stuff is great!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Mon Dec 31, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Gents, school me on Jazz
Replies: 45
Views: 5811

Thanks for that Bill! It sounds awesome! And I would like to thank the rest of you gents for getting me well on track! SO far the albums that I have bought are: The Essential Dave Brubeck The Very Best of John Coltrane My Way - The best of Frank Sinatra Gillie Holiday - gold edition Louis Armstrong ...
by NiksaNovovic
Mon Dec 31, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: The Secret to a Perfect Shave Every Time!
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Thanks John! I find it very refreshing that these individuals with access to several genies and unlimited wishes are benevolent enough to share their knowledge with the rest of us.......for a price!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Mon Dec 31, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: The Secret to a Perfect Shave Every Time!
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

The Secret to a Perfect Shave Every Time!

Good morning gents! I really have to bring this to your attention! This left me speechless :lol: :lol: ! I promise you won't be disappointed! http://cgi.ebay.nl/PERMANENT-FACIAL-HAIR-REMOVAL-SPELL-WORKS_W0QQitemZ120203691867QQihZ002QQcategoryZ102517QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem Warmest regar...
by NiksaNovovic
Sat Dec 29, 2007 12:56 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Executive Shaving Heritage brush by Rooney
Replies: 15
Views: 2322

Indeed! I find that I don't really have to squeeze the lather out as it explodes from the brush and that it is indeed a real treat to lather with this baby! Three cheers for Executive Shaving, Rooney, GOSH, and last but certainly not least Johnnie! =D> \:D/ =D> \:D/ =D> \:D/ Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New ShaveMyFace.com Dopp Bag Project
Replies: 133
Views: 40176

If it was a good product, which I have no doubts it will be, I would definitely pay up front. I trust you guys!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:23 pm
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: Trouble with jawline stubble
Replies: 23
Views: 3228

Well Maximus, if I may call you that, I wouldn't really focus on getting an amazing shave, merely on my technique. I know from personal experience that trying for something your shave will never be, perfect, just leads to irritation and ingrown hairs. I would also just find the best of the razors yo...
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 1:31 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Charlie Goes To Candy Mountain
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: ! Ah the wonders of hallucinogenic experimental substances and surgery! Thanks John, that make my day!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 1:18 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: co bigelow proraso
Replies: 4
Views: 716

Stu, it depends which one you have. There are two types of Bigelow creams. The one in the black/gold tube is their own formula while the one in the metallic green tube is the Proraso. Which one do you have? I know that the eucalyptus smell hits me right after opening my tube of Proraso. Warmest rega...
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 1:14 am
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Main differences in using splashes and balms?
Replies: 11
Views: 1409

I was wondering why the interest in things meteorological! :lol: ! If you get used to both balms and splashes, you should be fine to switch it up depending on your whim. Good luck, and I hope that the splashes work for you!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:53 am
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Main differences in using splashes and balms?
Replies: 11
Views: 1409

Linas, I live in Calgary and it is a really dry city. I have no idea what the actual humidity is but it is pretty dry. For the past month I have been using the Boosters line of aftershaves, mainly the Polar Ice and Mosswood scents. I can tell you that if you are used to balms, the transition to a sp...
by NiksaNovovic
Thu Dec 27, 2007 12:36 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD Dec 24th - Dec 30th !!
Replies: 175
Views: 23386

Wednesday: 1930's Gillette New with a Persona blade (day #4) GOSH Rooney Heritage brush TOBS Eaton College edition shaving cream QED Man DaVinci water Boosters Polar Ice aftershave A decent shave yesterday, along with some irritation. I have no ideas if my blade is done or if the TOBS is just less p...
by NiksaNovovic
Wed Dec 26, 2007 4:18 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Opinions on Fougare Royale Houbigant soap
Replies: 4
Views: 641

Thanks for the information Gordon! The seller said the soap still had fragrance and I can't wait to see it it's true!

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Tue Dec 25, 2007 10:45 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Opinions on Fougare Royale Houbigant soap
Replies: 4
Views: 641

Opinions on Fougare Royale Houbigant soap

Good evening gents! I was just wondering if anyone could tell me anything about the above named soap. I do recall Gordon mentioning it breifly in a recent post but aside from that I know nothing. http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=370006276297&ssPageName=STRK:MEWN:IT&ih=024 I am ...
by NiksaNovovic
Tue Dec 25, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Smooth Japanese Shave..
Replies: 4
Views: 954

That guy has some mad skills, if you'll forgive the colloquialsim. If I ever find out where his shop is I am definitely getting a shave! Just....wow.

Warmest regards, Niksa
by NiksaNovovic
Tue Dec 25, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: Allow myself to introduce....Myself
Replies: 11
Views: 1335

Welcome to the fold Danny! I do have to agree with what Murray said here and the most valuable piece of advice that I, or anybody for that matter, can give you is TAKE IT EASY! I, along with a great percentage of the other mambers, tried too hard for a perfect shave at the beginning. All that will c...
by NiksaNovovic
Tue Dec 25, 2007 5:24 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: I need a new brush
Replies: 8
Views: 1093

Whatever floats your boat....or in this case builds your lather! :lol: :lol: :lol: ! I did enjoy using the Vulfix until my NOS Plisson ruined that, and then it was the Rooney 1/1 in super, and now it's the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Rooney Heritage. When I get my hands on the two Tulip 3's ...