SOTD: March 22 thru March 28 2010

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adrian
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Location: Romania, Cluj-Napoca

Post by adrian »

Friday morning:

Hot shower/Proraso pre/post
1966 Slim set on 1
SuperMax super platinum 2nd shave
Penworks finest
Proraso shaving cream
Proraso pre/post

First shave with a Slim; set on 1 with a SuperMax blade it was the gentlest shave I ever had. My Tech is aggressive by comparison, so I really recommend this razor and setting for a beginner or for people with sensitive skin.
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Flash G
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Post by Flash G »

Geo. F. Trumper's Violet Shaving Soap
Vulfix #2235 Super
Merkut Futur
Gillette "Swede"
Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic (for touch-ups)
Penhaligon's Blenheim Bouquet Aftershave Balm
Eric
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Post by SiR-ed8 »

Razor: George Wostenholm & Sons IXL
Brush: Semogue 620, 830
Cream: Old Progress Vulfix Sandalwood
AS: AII Osage

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nteeman
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Location: Port Washington, NY

Friday's Shave

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Razor: Merkur 38C
Blade: Gillete 7 O’Clock SharpEdge (Shave #6)
Brush: none
Cream/Soap: Barbasol
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am

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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
1958 Executive/Iridium
TGQ Leatherneck SS
Lumene AS balm
vintage Old Spice(used as cologne)

BBS results,

Martin
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Batmang
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Location: Buffalo, NY
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Post by Batmang »

Good Friday all...

Gillette Fat Handle Tech w/ Feather
E.J. BBB
Speick sc
Dickinson's WH
Speick a/s
Musgo Real a/s balsam
Vetiver by Guerlain Edt

Great Speick lather, enough for a two pass head shave after a three pass shave with the Tech. A DFS to be sure and a great finish with the Musgo balm and the Guelain Vetiver. Too bad it'll only be 30 degrees today, but it is Friday after all.
Nathan

A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.----Yogi Berra
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Mike R
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Location: Twin Cities

Post by Mike R »

Friday

Brush: Rooney Stubby 1
Cream: T&H Sandalwood
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Feather
A/S: SCS Sandalwood
Cologne: GFT Sandalwood

Mike
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TRBeck
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Omega 30005
Palmolive crm
1912 GEM SE*
Ted Pella GEM
Thayer's aswh
TdH EdT spray

*First time in a while. Shaves were getting a little stale and a little sloppy. Change it up, and the focus on technique really helps. I got a bit of irritation where my angle was off on the neck, but it'll be perfect tomorrow.

Regards,
Regards,
Tim

Why should we not meet, not always as dyspeptics, to tell our bad dreams, but sometimes as eupeptics, to congratulate each other on the ever-glorious morning? - Henry David Thoreau
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Quintus Metellus
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Post by Quintus Metellus »

Friday:

Razor -Merkur Progress
Blade - Red Pack IP
Brush - Kent BK4
Cream - Truefitt & Hill Rose
A/S - Italian Floid

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John
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Post by gsgo »

Vulfix 404 Mixed
Merkur 1904/Wilkinson Classic
D.R. Harris Arlington Shaving Cream, After Shave Lotion and Milk
Good shaving,

Gary
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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh »

Friday, March 26, 2010

Jaggerooney (Jagger/Mühle head, Rooney faux horn handle)
Super Iridium
Erasmic SC
Vulfix 2234 Super
Dickinson’s Witch Hazel
Ogallala Bay Rum & Sandalwood Toner

Great shave--smooth, close, and comfortable. I enjoy the Erasmic SC (in the metal tube). The scent is very pleasant and soothing, IMO. I haven’t tried the Erasmic cream in the newer packaging.

The Ogallala toner provided a fine finish.
jss
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Post by jss »

Friday

Rooney Super
‘29 Tuck Away
Gillette Spoiler
MWF
Thayers Rose
RSC DSSB
Best regards,

Julian
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CJS
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Location: Boston

Post by CJS »

'64 Slim
Iridium
EJ BBB
T&H Trafalgar
Thayer's Unscented WH
Baxter ASB
-Chris

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

Friday!

Kent BLK4
Rocket HD w.LB Wilkinson
D R Harris Rose Cream
D R Harris Pink

Habit Rouge
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drumana
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Post by drumana »

Good day, Friday!

Muhle R89 with Derby
Rooney Alibaba 1
Mitchell's Wool Fat shave soap
Musgo Real classic aftershave
-Andrew-
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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 #5)
Omega 10005
Palmolive Classic Shaving Cream
Pitralon Classic After Shave
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alabamalawyer
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Location: Alabama

Post by alabamalawyer »

Razor: Bengall 5/8
Brush: Rooney 1/2 Finest
Soap: SRD Bulgarian Rose
A/S: SCS Rosa Damascena
Edt: C&S 88

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Chris
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Post by Books »

Musgo Real Glyce Lime Oil Soap
Rooney 2/1
Renhaligon's English Fern
Merkur HD
Super Iridium (1)
Mr. Taylor A/S
Nivea Sensitive ASB
Bob
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Shave4Fun
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Location: Great State of Georgia, USA

Post by Shave4Fun »

FRIDAY

'47 Super Speed
Super Iridium - shave #2
Nana June's sandalwood/vanilla
BK4
Humphrey's Witch Hazel
Aqua Velva Classic Ice Blue a/s
Hugo Boss #1 EdT
Roger

I've been a wet shaver for 52 years!
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m3m0ryleak
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Location: Central Maryland

Post by m3m0ryleak »

End of the week at last!.

Edwin Jagger Aloe Vera SC
Semogue 1305
EJ DE89L with new Gillette yellow 7 o'clock Sharpedge
Nancy Boy Replenishing A/S gel
Ralph Lauren Safari splash
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