SOTD: April 12 thru April 18 2010

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levente
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Post by levente »

Wednesday:

Schick Krona/Gillette Platinum
Simpson Chubby 2 Super
Coates sandalwood shave cream
Dickinson's witch hazel w/lavender EO and glycerin added
Trumper Coral Skin Food
Caswell-Massey Greenbriar (vintage)

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diggity
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Post by diggity »

Thalay Sagar wrote:Nathan, that's a first class setup.
Thanks, Chris!
Nathan
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Post by bernards66 »

Wednesday:

Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Omega boar
Taylors Lavender shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Floris's Original Gentlemen's Cologne

Gordon
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adrian
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Post by adrian »

Wednesday evening:

Hot shower
Ever Ready 1912
Gem personna coated
Penworks finest 26
Proraso green
Proraso pre/post

Three passes and a decent shave.
What about elephants?
SiR-ed8

Post by SiR-ed8 »

Razor: Clauss Extra
Brush: Omega 40033
Soap: Mitchell's Wool Fat
AS: Master Bayrum, AII Osage

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Flash G
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Post by Flash G »

Edwin Jagger Sandalwood Shaving Cream
Vulfix #2235 Super
Merkur HD 34G
Super Iridium
Lucky Tiger After Shave & Face Tonic
Eric
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nteeman
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Thursday's Shave

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Razor: Merkur 38C
Blade: Iridium Super Extra Stainless Blade (Shave #5)
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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The Seeker
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Location: Buxton, UK

Post by The Seeker »

Gillette NEW
Iridium Super (shave #1)
Small Edwin Jagger Super Badger
Cella Shaving Soap
Speick After Shave Lotion
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Batmang
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Post by Batmang »

'73 Superspeed w/ Bolzano
C&E BBB
Prairies Creations Old Spice ss
Dickinson's WH
Pashana a/s
Acqua di Selva Edt

In a hurry this morning and forgot I wanted to change the blade but still had a a DFS. Also forgot my usual balm step in the ritual....but the Acqua di Selval always makes me feel good.
Nathan

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Post by L. Martino »

After the usual 1-2 minute hot towel prep:

old Fields brush
1958 Executive/Iridium
vintage Williams SS
Lumene AS balm
vintage Aramis 'Havana' EdT

Very nice shave this morning, helped along by the Williams. Not sure when this soap was made, but it's one of the older versions. Very nice lather......slick and with plenty of cushion to the stuff. Post shave skin care is better than most soaps. Too bad the scent is completely gone, but sometimes you can't have everything.

I'm enjoying the heck out of this EdT.........lucky find for me. The scent lasts many hours, and it's nice catching whiffs of that during the day.

BBS results,

Martin
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Mike R
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Post by Mike R »

Thursday

Brush: Rooney Stubby 1
Cream: Coate's Lime
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Feather
A/S: QED Limes
Cologne: None

Mike
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Post by TRBeck »

Omega #10066
AOS Lemon s.s.
Merkur 1904/06
ST-301 shave 1
Thayer's a/s wh
Mugler Cologne

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 »

Thursday:

Razor - 1963 Gillette Slim
Blade - Red Pack IP
Brush - Simpson Duke 2
Cream - MÜHLE Sea Buckthorn
Balm - Edwin Jagger Sea Buckthorn
Cologne - D.R. Harris Traditional

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Post by gsgo »

Merkur HD/Derby Extra
Lucky Tiger Molle Brushless Shave Cream
Thayers Witch Hazel w/Aloe
Lucky Tiger Vanishing Cream After Shave

Another fine shave, yesterdays shave lasted quite well into the evening. This morning I fought the strange urge to "speed up" using the brushless and kept focus on keeping a good stroke and form with good to go results.
Good shaving,

Gary
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Post by Thalay Sagar »

Good morning. Thursday:

Rooney EJ87 w/Dorco 301, #1
Omega 31020
Fitjar Lavender soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Atkinson's English Lavender
Best,
Chris

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Post by Zot! »

Dovo 5/8 Best ST8 (1 pass WTG some XTG)
EJ Chatsworth w/US Personna (4)
Omega 30005 Boar
Lothantique Shave Soap
Thayer Orig. Witch Hazel Toner
Ron
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drumana
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Post by drumana »

Good day Thursday

Muhle R89 with Derby
Chubby 1 super 2B
Cella shave soap

Maiden voyage with the Chubby 1 this morning. Quite a nice brush. It's a lather machine. Nice and soft on the face yet not in the least bit floppy. Definitely my favorite of the Simpson range that I've tried so far (PL8 Best and PJ2 super 2B).
-Andrew-
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Post by Books »

Musgo Real Glyce Lime Oil Soap
Proraso Red
Simpsons Wee Scott
Merkur HD
Super Iridium (1)
Pinaud Clubman
Bob
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Post by Antique Hoosier »

"Cause I'm the Tax Man..... Yeaaaah, the Tax Man..."

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Post by diggity »

Thursday!

Simpsons Duke 3 in best
Wilkinson Sticky w/ Annecy Swede
Penhaligon's English Fern Shaving Soap (tallow)
Old Harris Milk
Penhaligon's Eau de Verveine EDT
Nathan
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