SOTD: February 7 thru February 13 2011

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Flash G
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SOTD: February 7 thru February 13 2011

Post by Flash G » Mon Feb 07, 2011 1:52 am

Penhaligon's Opus 1870 Shaving Cream
Simpson Tulip 2
Edwin Jagger DE86
BiC Chrome
D.R. Harris Sandalwood Aftershave (sample)

The Bic is surprisingly smooth in the EJ, and the Sandalwood is just so very good :)
Eric

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nteeman
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Monday's Shave

Post by nteeman » Mon Feb 07, 2011 3:27 am

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Gillette 7 O’Clock SharpEdge (Shave #1)
Brush: Shavemac #177
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am


Zot!
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Post by Zot! » Mon Feb 07, 2011 5:44 am

Dovo Best str8
Merkur 33c
US Personna (1)
Shavemac 21mm Silvertip
The Body Shop Shave Cream
Ron

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Quintus Metellus
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Post by Quintus Metellus » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:20 am

Monday:

Razor - 1970 Gillette Aluminum Tech
Blade - Feather Stainless
Brush - Shavemac 177
Cream - Speick
A/S - Speick Lotion
Balm - Speick Sensitive

--
John

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moz68
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Post by moz68 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 6:55 am

iKon OC Bulldog
Personna Medical Prep x 4
SR 3722
GTP G5
QCS Sandalwood
Thayer's Cucumber Aloe WH
Dr.Henk's #6 A/S Balm Dutch Moss

gsgo
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Post by gsgo » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:18 am

Vulfix 374 Super
TOBS Almond Shave Cream
Merkur 1904/Wilkinson Classic
Thayers Witch Hazel w/Aloe
Nivea Sensitive After Shave Balm

Consciously made a switch today, TOBS Almond was a fine replacement for Valobra after a fairly long run. If I get the chance today I will stop by at Merz and pick up a couple more sticks.
Good shaving,

Gary

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Mike R
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Post by Mike R » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:27 am

Monday

Brush: Simpson Duke 3 Best
Cream: Vulfix Sicilian Limes
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Feather
A/S: Trumper's Lime Skin Food
Cologne: None

Mike

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TRBeck
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Post by TRBeck » Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:28 am

Savile Row 3122
Arko shave soap
Red Tip razor B2
Dorco 301 day 4
Proraso splash :shock:

Been a while since a highly mentholated a/s splash for me. Yowza! Forget coffee: that's the way to wake up on a cold morning.

Going to use the Arko with my Semogue LE tomorrow, then try my favorite cream (Salter Vetiver) with both badgers and decide which one to keep.

Regards,
Regards,
Tim

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Kirasdad
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Post by Kirasdad » Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:00 am

Monday


Razor: Gillette NEW Open Comb
Blade: Lord Platinum Class (2nd use)
Soap: Prairie Creations - Tibetan Amber
Brush: Omega 48 (the Chrome Beast) :D
Toner: Thayers Lavender WH
A/S: Pinaud Clubman, Nivea Post-Shave Balm

I just picked up this NEW and this was the 2nd shave with it. What a great razor! It is slightly more aggressive than my Sheraton, but still a smooth, very comfortable shave. Two passes, and a little clean up, and it was BBS!! Looking forward to more great shaves.
Peace,
Andrew

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Shave4Fun
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Post by Shave4Fun » Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:03 am

MONDAY:

1959 Super Speed
Blue/White IP
Palmolive stick
Omega 11137 boar
Ogallala Sandalwood Bay Rum A/S

Nice, smooth shave

Have a good day!

Roger
Roger

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Nick Freeh
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Post by Nick Freeh » Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:32 am

Monday, February 07, 2011

Pre-shave Soap: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Razor: EJ Chatsworth
Blade: Treet Dura Sharp
Brush: Simfix Grosvenor LE
Cream: Portman Square "Notting Hill" Cream/Soap
A/S: Dickinson's Witch Hazel, Speick Balm

The Grosvenor LE/Portman Square combo quickly whipped up a nice, creamy, protective lather which helped to make this morning's shave extremely smooth and comfortable. The Dura Sharp has become one of my favorite blades, and it didn't let me down this morning. A "little dab" of Speick balm was the perfect finish.

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Post by changabang » Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:52 am

iKon Bulldog CC
Kai (3)
Rooney 1-1, pure
Groom Room Scottish Heather SS
Speick Splash
James Nicks

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Teiste
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Post by Teiste » Mon Feb 07, 2011 9:12 am

Monday
The Gentlemen Refinery pre shave oil/Acqua Di Parma Crema Da Barba/Semogue LE #100 brush/Edwin and Jagger DE89L with Astra/444 alum block/Art of Shaving lavander balm (sample)
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Post by rsp1202 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 9:24 am

TRBeck wrote:Savile Row 3122 . . .

. . . Going to use the Arko with my Semogue LE tomorrow, then try my favorite cream (Salter Vetiver) with both badgers and decide which one to keep.
The suspense is killing me. :)
Ron

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Post by Blue As A Jewel » Mon Feb 07, 2011 9:40 am

PILS 101NE Razor w/ Wilkinson Sword (Gillette India) blade
Kent BK2 – 22mm Pure Grey
Dirty Bird - Bill Bowl
Mitchells Wool Fat Shaving Soap
Geo F. Trumper's - Alum Block
Lucky Tiger Premium - Aftershave & Face Tonic

Booster Lanolin Hair Cream
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Post by Thalay Sagar » Mon Feb 07, 2011 11:36 am

Good afternoon. Monday AM:

Jaggerooney w/IP, #1
Alibaba, medium
Fitjar Neroli soap
Thayer's Lavender witch hazel
Harris Pink
Trumper's Ajaccio Violet
Best,
Chris

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Post by woodsrider » Mon Feb 07, 2011 11:51 am

Monday:

Simpson Chubby 3 Super
Coate's Sandalwood cream
Feather SS with Iridium Super
Thayer's Original Witch Hazel
Clinique Post-Shave Healer
Knize 10
Lynn

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reggiano
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Post by reggiano » Mon Feb 07, 2011 2:36 pm

Monday!

Rooney 3/1 Finest
Rocket HD w/LB
Harris Rose
Fresh Skin Soother

Parfum d'Habit

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Leon
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Post by Leon » Mon Feb 07, 2011 3:47 pm

SliceOfLife shaving soap
Semogue 1305 Boar brush
Wacker Jungmeister straight razor
444 aftershave balm
Baldessarini EdC

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Straight Arrow
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Post by Straight Arrow » Mon Feb 07, 2011 3:51 pm

Monday

Schick Band Razor
Buffalo pure badger
Derby Cream- Normal
Rich

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