SOTD: March 15 thru March 21 2010

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a-cut-above
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Post by a-cut-above »

Rooney Alibaba Medium
Trumper's Rose Shave Soap
Moss Scuttle
1955 Super Speed
Super Iridium blade
H. Bronnley AS
Dave

"Sanity is a madness put to good use." - George Santayana (…like a wet shaver with an acquisition disorder.)
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reggiano
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Location: Greater NYC Metropolitan Regional Area

Post by reggiano »

Tuesday!

Rooney 3/1 Finest
Rocket HD w/Wilkinson Super Sword-Edge
D R Harris Arlington Soap
D R Harris Pink

Blenheim Bouquet
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adrian
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Location: Romania, Cluj-Napoca

Post by adrian »

Tuesday evening

Hot shower/Proraso pre/post
Futur
Feathers #1
Nivea shaving cream
Penworks finnest 26
Proraso pre/post

:)
What about elephants?
MR.Z
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Location: DENVER, COLORADO

Post by MR.Z »

Tuesday Morning

Progress Razor
Crystal blade
Musgo Real Glyce Lime Pre-shave
Pre De Provence soap
Alum block
Pre De Provence after shave

A good shave today....
Pre-shave: Musgo Real Lime Soap
Razor: Progress with stainless steel knob
Blade: Iridium
Brush: Pure Badger & Chrome by Conk
Cream/Soap: Pre de Provence
Dirty Bird scuttle
A/S: Alum bloc & Pre de Provence
Cologne: TOBS Mr. Taylor
Dale
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Location: Milwaukie, Oregon

Post by Dale »

Tuesday morning:

40s SS/Feather
Stubby 2
Trumper's Rose Soap
Pinaud Lime Sec

Tuesday evening:

Gillette Executive/Feather
Vulfix 2233
T&H Rose Cream
Pinaud Lime Sec
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Regards,
Dale
levente
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Post by levente »

Tuesday:

Schick Krona/Gillette Platinum
Simpson Chubby 2 Super
C&E Sweet Almond Oil shave cream
Dickinson's witch hazel w/lavender EO and glycerin added
Trumper Coral Skin Food
Caswell-Massey Tricorn

Basil
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The Seeker
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Location: Buxton, UK

Post by The Seeker »

Merkur HD
Gillette 7 O'Clock SharpEdge (shave #2)
Omega 10005
Mitchell's Wool Fat Shaving Soap
Nivea Replenishing Post Shave Balm

First shave in two days as I've been somewhat under the weather. I'm looking forward to tomorrow's shave as I just received a 1961 Gillette Fat Boy, my second only DE in two years of wet shaving.
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L. Martino
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Post by L. Martino »

After the usual 1-2 minute hot towel prep:

old Fields brush
Executive(gold fatboy)/Iridium
TGQ Leatherneck SS
Lumene AS balm
TGQ 'Leatherneck' extrait

Last time I previously used this razor was maybe 6 months ago, and then again these last four days. I hadn't used it much because I didn't want to put much wear on the thing. They don't show up too often in my travels, and I already use a fatboy as my go to razor.

For whatever the reason, this thing has now become my very favorite razor. I've been getting the best shaves with this than any other fatboy type I've used. Heh, the last Executive I had was too aggressive for me and I sold it soon after buying it. Weird deal.

BBS results,

Martin
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diggity
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Location: Los Gatos, CA

Post by diggity »

Tuesday:

Coate's EJ3
Schick Krona w/ Annecy Swede
C&E Shaving Soap (old)
D R Harris Milk (old)
Abercrombie & Fitch Woods
Nathan
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Araner
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Location: Japan

Post by Araner »

Razor – Gillette New (short comb)
Blade – Derby Extra
Brush – Omega 49 boar brush
Shaving Soap – TOBS Lavender soap
Aftershave lotion – Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue
ASB – Nivea
Cologne – Caswell-Massey Lime
jss
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Location: Southern California

Post by jss »

Monday

No shave Monday....


Tuesday

Art of Shaving FB
30’s Barbasol
Personna Platinum Chrome
Truefitt & Hill Luxury SS
Thayers Rose WH
RSC DSSB
Best regards,

Julian
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Hawkeye5
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Location: Nashville, TN

Post by Hawkeye5 »

Tuesday evening.

Prep: Wash face with glycerin soap, lather face massage, hot towel.
Soap: Pre de Provence.
Brush: Simpson Colonel Super.
Razor: 6/8ths Thiers Issard 69.
AS: Thayers Witch Hazel followed by Proraso Splash & Balm.

Plain Jane razor, but she shaves well.


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John
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Post by bernards66 »

Tuesday:

Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Kent BK4
Penhaligon's English Fern shave soap ( old )
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Floris's Original Gentlemen's Cologne

Gordon
Paddywhacked
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Location: Macomb, MI

Post by Paddywhacked »

Weishi
7 O'Clock Yellow
C&E BBB
Cade Shave Soap
Every Man Jack Cooling Gel
Wesley & Scott Lightly Mentholated Balm

A good shave and one I needed. Helped me relax, as I am in the midst of writing another history midterm and registering for my last semester. Its funny how much good shaves have become part of my life now.
Eric
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Post by wayne06 »

TUESDAY:

Gillette 58 TV/Gillette Super Blue
Semogue 830
Palmolive USA Red Shaving Cream
Humphreys WH
Clubman Original AS
Wayne...Semper Fi!
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Empty Words
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Post by Empty Words »

C-MON razor
Rooney 1/1 Pure
Valobra stick
Musgo Real after shave
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

TUESDAY

PAL Injecto-Matic
Personna 74
MWF
Omega 30005
Aqua Velva


:D
Regards,
David
Gotta have the "Fat"!
CMur12
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Post by CMur12 »

Tuesday Night:

Gillette Tech razor (gold, thick handle)
Treet Dura Sharp "Classic" blade (carbon steel with PTFE coating)

Semogue 740 brush (pure badger, acrylic handle)
Art of Shaving, Unscented, shaving soap

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

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

Post by Flash G »

D.R. Harris Lavender Shaving Soap
Simpson Tulip 2
Merkur Futur
Gillette "Swede"
Geo. F. Trumper's Coral Skin Food

I'm undewhelmed by the scent since I understood it would be stronger (my T&H Luxury has a much stronger scent).
Eric
Flash G
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Wednesday

Post by Flash G »

D.R. Harris Lavender Shaving Soap
Vulfix #2235 Super
Merkur Futur
Gillette "Swede"
Speick Aftershave Balm

The soap seems to have washed away the colouring from the Harris Rose :D
Eric
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