SOTD: February 15th thru February 21st 2010

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reggiano
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Post by reggiano »

Tuesday!

Plisson 14 HMW
Rocket HD w/LB
Coate's Rose
Lucky Tiger Tonic

Route du Vetiver
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DEF
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Post by DEF »

TUESDAY:

Merkur 1904 w/ Feather
Simpsons #57
Trumper's Rose soap
Musgo Real No. 2 Oak Moss

A superbly harmonious vernal duet of floral and green freshness.
wayne06
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Post by wayne06 »

TUESDAY:

Gem 1912/Gem Personna
Omega Brush
Clubman Luxury Shave Cream
Humphreys WH
Clubman Original AS
Wayne...Semper Fi!
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Shave4Fun
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Post by Shave4Fun »

Tuesday:

1940's nickel Tech with bakeilte handle
*KAI blade - shave #4 (I believe; I lost accurate count)
TABAC soap
Burma-Shave natural bristle
Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue a/s mixed with Jaguar Extreme EdT

*The KAI blade is very sharp and even in the mild Tech, it must be used with care. Don't sell this bade short on performance.
Roger

I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!
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Nick Freeh
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Tuesday Shave

Post by Nick Freeh »

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Jaggerooney Frankenrazor
Gillette Indian Wilkinson blade
Simpson Emperor 2 Two Band brush
Proraso Classic Soap
Dickinson’s Witch Hazel
Proraso Balm

Vance
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Empty Words
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Post by Empty Words »

C-MON razor
Omega 10066 boar
Trumper's Rose soap
Musgo Real after shave
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

TUESDAY

Cobra Classic
Feather Pro Blade
Irisch Moos; grated
Omega 30005
Knize Forest


:D
Regards,
David
Gotta have the "Fat"!
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HBK42581
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Post by HBK42581 »

Tuesday Morning:

Hot Shower/Hot Towel/Proraso Glycerin Cleansing Bar
1966 Gillette TECH (Ball End)
Iridum Super (Shave #1)
Kent/Altesse Pure Badger
Nivea SC (German)
Aqua Velva Original Sport A/S
Vaseline IRML Lotion


Took someone's advice and went back to basics today with the TECH, a nice, sharp Iridium Super blade and the Nivea cream. The results were fantastic. Definite DFS territory. I have been trying a new method in between my warm water rinse and the application of the A/S. Another member (paperpundit) has been raving about the dramatic effect that the addition of a witch hazel application followed by a cold compress for about 30 seconds, has had as far as reducing his chances of developing ingrowns or razor bumps. I have tried this on my last two shaves and it has been working quite well. My technique is as follows: after my third pass I do my usual warm water rinse, followed by some Thayers Medicated Super Hazel applied from an atomizer. Then I apply a cold compress for about 30 seconds. Cold water rinse, towel dry and then the normal application of my after shave of choice and my facial moisturizer. Lovely results.

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BullGoose
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Post by BullGoose »

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Razor: Burl Razor with Merkur Head
Blade: Gillette Yellow
Brush: Shavemac D01 Horn
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: Palmolive Shave Stick (Tallow)
A/S: Pre de Provence ASB
EDT: C & E Sandalwood

A decent shave. The Gillette Yellow blade seemed to tug a bit although I ended up with a smooth shave and there was no residual burn. The PdP ASB was an appropriate finish and the C & E Sandalwood left me smelling nice
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- Phil
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diggity
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Post by diggity »

Tuesday:

Simpson's Duke 3
Wilkinson Sticky w/ Annecy Swede
Coate's Sandalwood shaving cream
D R Harris Arlington Milk (old)
GFT Cologne
Nathan
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CJS
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Post by CJS »

yesterday:

merkur hd
feather
rooney 1/1 super
aos sandalwood soap
emj post-shave gel

today:

merkur hd
feather
rooney 1/1 super
tabac
baxter ASB
-Chris

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

Tuesday

Razor: Gillette Toggle
Blade: LB Wilkinson
Brush: Simpson Duke 3
Cream: DR Harris's Lavender
A/S: Shulton's Old Spice
Edt: Shulton's Old Spice


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Post by DGB452 »

Tuesday:

Merkur 1904 with Feather Blade
Simpson's Colonel X2L Two Band
Fitjar Norwegian Fern Soft Shaving Cream
D.R. Harris' Pink After Shave
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Post by bernards66 »

Tuesday:

Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Kent B&B brush
D R Harris's Lavender shave cream ( old )
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Floris No 89

Gordon
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Post by levente »

Tuesday:

Schick Krona/Swedish Gillette
Simpson Commodore X3 Best
Connaught vetiver shave cream
Dickinson's witch hazel w/lavender EO and glycerin added
Trumper Coral Skin Food
Vetiver de Puig

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Post by SiR-ed8 »

Razor: Larkin
Brush test: Penworks Horn
Brush test: Bill Campbell
Cream: Olivia Rose
AS: AII Osage Rub
AS: Master Bayrum

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Post by CMur12 »

Tuesday Night:

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

Semogue 2000 brush (barber style, boar)
Cella Crema Sapone da Barba

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

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!
Flash G
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Wednesday

Post by Flash G »

D.R. Harris Almond Shaving Stick
Simpson Tulip 2
Merkur Futur
Wilkinson Sword (german)
Lucky Tiger Aftershave and Facew Tonic
L'Occitane Cade Aftershave Balm
Eric
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

Churchill wrote:Tuesday

Razor: Gillette Toggle
Blade: LB Wilkinson
Brush: Simpson Duke 3
Cream: DR Harris's Lavender
A/S: Shulton's Old Spice
Edt: Shulton's Old Spice


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Beautiful, Bob!
Regards,
David
Gotta have the "Fat"!
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mmortus
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Post by mmortus »

TUESDAY:

Prep: Hot shower
Razor: Merkur Futur
Blade: Gillette 7 O’clock SharpEdge (Yellow)
Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Soap/Cream: MWF
Shulton Old Spice
Moss Scuttle
Regards,
Matt
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