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by nav
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:45 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: C&E Sweet Almond Oil soaps. FREE ship to USA/Canad
Replies: 2
Views: 559

SOLD: C&E Sweet Almond Oil soaps. FREE ship to USA/Canad

*SOLD* Hey all, I have a few pucks of the Crabtree & Evelyn Sweet Almond Oil shave soaps. These are triple milled, hard pucks of soap. I have quite a few too many in my stash which I want to reduce a bit. I have previously sold many, many of these on B&B but I thought I would offer them on SMF too g...
by nav
Mon Mar 30, 2009 3:14 am
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: Stubborn Patch Remains..
Replies: 6
Views: 1648

do blade buffing with a couple of drops of shaving oil.
by nav
Mon Mar 30, 2009 12:10 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Working up a good lather?
Replies: 5
Views: 859

I find swirling a dry brush on a damp puck and then going to a bowl with a bit of water in it really charges the brush up for a fantastic face lather!!!
by nav
Mon Mar 30, 2009 12:06 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: pressure when lathering
Replies: 9
Views: 1234

I never use much pressure when lathering, just soft swirling.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:46 pm
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: Extremely dry hands
Replies: 24
Views: 4819

The C&E cream is fantastic!
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:41 pm
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: Dandruff
Replies: 23
Views: 5970

there are 2 different types of anti-dandruff. You can get selenium based which basically accelerate the peeling process, your flakes will get worse before they get better. The other one is an anti-fungal Ketoconazole based which actually kill off the bacteria causing dandruff. This is the one I used...
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:35 pm
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: After The Shave
Replies: 31
Views: 4928

the nivea moisturiser is fantastic but I use it at night as it is quite heavy. I would stick to the ASB for after the shave.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: do gentlemen exfoliate?
Replies: 41
Views: 23036

a gentle scrub twice weekly is plenty. I find it too much if used daily.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:30 pm
Forum: Skin Care & Hair Care
Topic: A good face wash/scrub/bar?
Replies: 20
Views: 3919

for a scrub, I really like the TBS macaroot scrub. Its a gentle scrub and does the job perfectly.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:29 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Shave Secret Sucks
Replies: 17
Views: 2580

Somersets is a very slick oil. It is supposed to replace all other products (yeah right!) but it makes a good pre-shave.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:26 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: This cream/soap rotation business...
Replies: 32
Views: 3736

for me, its like morning aromatherapy. I actually look forward to shaving and it sometimes takes a while to decide with soap I want to use.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:24 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Glycerin Liquid
Replies: 7
Views: 926

I mix a few drops in my lather bowl and it improves the slickness of the lather...not by much though, only a little difference.
by nav
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:20 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD March 23 thru March 29
Replies: 258
Views: 23199

Today was a very comfy shave...
- C&E SAO soap
- Comoy pure badger brush
- Feather popular with Astra SP blade
- TBS macaroot ASB.
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:40 pm
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: Consistent Blade
Replies: 20
Views: 3266

Astra SP I find are very consistent and they shave great. They have a real nice balance between smoothness and sharpness.
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:39 pm
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: Preventing Cuts?
Replies: 15
Views: 2546

I find it is always too much pressure rather than angle that gives me cuts. Angle for me is more related to razor burn but not cuts.
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: ShutterBug Shaver
Topic: My Shave Things
Replies: 3
Views: 1893

cool, razor looks nice!
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: Jan 19 thru Jan 25, 2009
Replies: 262
Views: 19578

- hot shower
- pure badger brush
- tabac soap
- 40's flare tip with astra SP blade
- TBS macaroot ASB
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:36 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: 15 - 21 December 2008
Replies: 254
Views: 20341

- hot shower
- pure badger brush
- C&E sandalwood soap
- 40's flare tip with astra SP blade
- TBS macaroot ASB
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:35 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD - March 9 thru March 15
Replies: 289
Views: 26005

- hot shower
- pure badger brush
- C&E SAO soap
- 40's flare tip with astra SP blade
- TBS macaroot ASB
by nav
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:35 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD March 16 thru March 22
Replies: 259
Views: 25941

- hot shower
- pure badger brush
- C&E sandalwood soap
- 40's flare tip with astra SP blade
- TBS macaroot ASB