SOTD: February 8th through February 14th

Top of the morning to ya! Post pics and descriptions of your daily shaving gear and accessories!
Zot!
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Post by Zot! »

Merkur HD w/Red IP (1)
Omega 30005 boar
Muehle Ocean Algae Shave Soap
Thayers Lemon Witch Hazel
Burberry ASB
Ron
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drumana
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Post by drumana »

Good day Sunday

Muhle R89 with Derby
Rooney 3/1 super
Tabac shave soap
Speick aftershave; J&J moisture lotion
Knize Ten edt

Sweet shave. Tabac has taken a back seat as of late, but me thinks that will change...
-Andrew-
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HBK42581
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Post by HBK42581 »

Valentine's Day:

Hot Shower/Hot Towel/Proraso Glycerin Cleansing Bar
1955 Gillette Flare Tip Super Speed
Swedish Gillette (Shave #3)
Omega Stripey Badger 63171
WARS SC
Pinaud Clubman A/S
Vaseline IRML Lotion


I'm going have to go back to square one again. Something just hasn't been going right with my shaves lately, hence the limited postings. Been getting irritation on my neck and chin areas. It's been quite annoying. Today was my first time using the WARS shaving cream from Poland. It's not bad. Very similar to the ARKO shaving cream in terms of lather consistency and scent. I tried a different order in my shave prep and applied the hot towel before the application of the Proraso Glycerin Cleansing bar. Didn't really notice much of a difference. How depressing. Much love to my future wife on this Valentine's Day. Sorry my shave didn't come out better :-(

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Nick Freeh
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Sunday Shave

Post by Nick Freeh »

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Shower: Pré de Provence Sage Bath Soap
Razor: Futur
Blade: Astra Superior Platinum
Brush: Simpson Colonel X2L
Soap: Pré de Provence
A/S: Dickinson’s Witch Hazel, Pré de Provence balm

The PdP sage bath soap, shave soap, and AS balm have the same or very similar scents--I really like that sage aroma. The Colonel whipped up abundant lather, and the shave was excellent. PdP shave soap always leaves my face feeling comfortable and moisturized. I probably didn’t need an AS, but the witch hazel/PdP balm was a very pleasant finish.

-Vance
Paddywhacked
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Post by Paddywhacked »

Valentine's Day:

Weishi w/7 O'Clock Yellow
C&E BBB
Trumper's Lime Cream
Wesley and Scott Lime Balm
Trumper's Lime Skin Food

A DFS, the girlfriend approved.
Eric
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Post by bernards66 »

Sunday:

Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Simpson Duke #2 Best
Coate's Sandalwood shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Trumpers Spanish Leather

Gordon
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Empty Words
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Post by Empty Words »

Dubl Duck Special
Chubby 1 Super
Mitchell's Wool Fat
Speick after shave
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

SUNDAY

Schick N2
Schick Platinum (NOS)
Palmolive shave stick; grated
Omega 100166
C-M Jockey Club


:D

Regards,
David
Regards,
David
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reggiano
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Post by reggiano »

Sunday!

Plisson 14 HMW
Rocket HD w/LB
D.R. Harris Almond Soap
Clinique PSH

Blenheim Bouquet
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CJS
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Post by CJS »

2/14

Merkur HD
Feather
Rooney 1/1
GFT Coconut soap
Baxter ASB
Baxter Oil Free moisturizer

Weird day. My face was really dry before the shave and I had some issues lathering the Trumper soap. A good shave, regardless
-Chris

"I'm sorry, I thought this was America!"
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Shave4Fun
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Post by Shave4Fun »

Sunday - The Lord's Day:

Ca. 1946 Gold slotted handle Tech
Feather - Shave #2
Vintage Wrisley's Lavender soap
Vintage Fuller handle w/TGN Super Badger
Nivea 'Gel Fluido' a/s
Jaguar EdT
Roger

I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!
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PACHUCO
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Post by PACHUCO »

Hot towel prep (and between passes)
Dovo 1/2 hollow
Small Moss Scuttle
BK4
MWF/AOS unscented cream: super lather
Pinaud Clubman A/S

3 pass shave

Serg
sachin
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Valentine's Day SOTD

Post by sachin »

Speick Shave Stick | Omega 31064 | John Engström Frameback | Speick AS lotion sample | Wesley & Scott AS Balm

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levente
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Post by levente »

Sunday:

Schick Krona/Swedish Gillette
Simpson Commodore X3 Best
Vulfix shave soap
Dickinson's witch hazel w/lavender EO and glycerin added
Trumper Coral Skin Food
Floris Elite

Basil
a-cut-above
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Post by a-cut-above »

Saville Row 3120
Trumper's Rose Shave Soap
Moss Scuttle
Merkur Long Classic
Dorco 301 ST blade
H. Bronnley AS
Dave

"Sanity is a madness put to good use." - George Santayana (…like a wet shaver with an acquisition disorder.)
wayne06
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Post by wayne06 »

SUNDAY:

Gem 1912/Gem Personna
Omega Boar
Haslinger Meeresalgen (Seaweed)
Alt Innsbruck Pre/AS Emulsion
Alt Innsbruck EDC
Wayne...Semper Fi!
SiR-ed8

Post by SiR-ed8 »

Razor: Lion Razor Works
Brush: Semogue 1470
Brush: Omega 10275
Soap test: Ginger's Garden Lime & Yuzu
Soap test: Ginger's Garden Tibetan Amber
AS: AII Osage Rub
Cologne: Ogallala Bayrum

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Post by CMur12 »

Sunday Night:

GEM G-Bar SE razor
Treet Super Single Edge blade (carbon steel)

Semogue 1305 brush (boar)
Cella Crema Sapone da Barba

Thayer's Peach Witch Hazel (10% alcohol, no -parabens, no burn)


Cella works better for me with boar. While it tends to aerate rather quickly with badger, boar produces a tighter, denser lather from this soap. (With AoS/Valobra, I prefer badger.)

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!
a-cut-above
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Post by a-cut-above »

Rooney Alibaba Medium
T&H Sandalwood Shave Cream
Moss Scuttle
Merkur Long Classic
Doro 301 ST blade
Aqua Velva AS

Nice.
Dave

"Sanity is a madness put to good use." - George Santayana (…like a wet shaver with an acquisition disorder.)
Zot!
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Post by Zot! »

Merkur HD w/Red IP (2)
C&E Travel Pure
D.R. Harris Almond Soap
Thayers Lemon Witch Hazel
Ron
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