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SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Mike R » Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:49 am

Monday

Brush: Simpson Chubby 1 Best
Soap: Tabac
Razor: Van der Hagen
Blade: Derby
A/S: Clubman
Cologne: None (See "A/S")

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby smoothshaver » Mon Aug 15, 2016 1:21 pm

unscented AoS shave soap
Rooney 3/1 super silvertip
Feather AS-D2 razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade from Brazil (1)
Lucky Tiger AS and face tonic
unscented AoS ASB
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:16 pm

I experimented with a two pass shave today, across and against the grain. Not bad, but not as smooth as the 3 pass starting with the grain.
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Shave4Fun » Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:17 am

Tuesday:

Razor: 1959 Super-Speed
Blade: Gillette 7 O'Clock yellow - shave #? (lost count)
Soap: Franklin Toiletries "Barbershop" - tallow (scent is gone but NOT the lather!)
Brush: Semogue 1250 boar
P/S: Thayer's unscented witch hazel
A/S: Lucky Tiger Face Tonic & After Shave
EdT: None

Ciao, gents
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Tue Aug 16, 2016 8:40 am

This morning I experimented with one pass north to south, followed by one pass south to north. Lousy results. This only serves to confirm that my usual 3 pass shave (wtg-xtg-atg) is the best way for me to get the results I want.

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Gifts&Care.com » Tue Aug 16, 2016 11:48 am

Pre-shave: Vitos cream
Shaving Brush: Silvertip Hair Epsilon Butterscotch
Shaving Soap: Santtu (Sandalwood) Razor Master
Razor: Merkur 37C
Blade: Stainless Gillette 7 O’clock
Aftershave: Mazorin Balm

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby smoothshaver » Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:54 pm

unscented AoS shave soap
Rooney 2/1 super silvertip brush
Feather AS-D2 razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade from Brazil (2)
Lucky Tiger AS and face tonic
unscented AoS ASB
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby melyus » Tue Aug 16, 2016 9:47 pm

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Wed Aug 17, 2016 7:42 pm

Frostbite soap/Monster
Darwin/Swede number seven
Superior splash
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Mike R » Thu Aug 18, 2016 4:51 am

Thursday

Brush: Simpson Chubby 1 Best
Soap: QED Sandalwood
Razor: Van der Hagen
Blade: Derby
A/S: Nancy Boy
Cologne: GFT Sandalwood

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Thu Aug 18, 2016 9:49 am

Frostbite soap/Monster
Darwin/Super Stainless blade
Superior splash
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby poppi » Thu Aug 18, 2016 10:23 am

Weber DLC razor
Treet 7 Days blade
Plisson/L'Occitane brush
CO Bigelow SC
Osage Rub/Witch Hazel w/aloe
M&L Florida Water cologne w/added menthol

New blade today and it's a dandy. I had to check to see if I put the blade in the Weber it was that smooth. An extremely nice shave today and looking forward to using this blade some more. Now whether it will last a full 7 days as advertised, we'll find out. Now go enjoy your day folks.
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby smoothshaver » Thu Aug 18, 2016 1:20 pm

unscented AoS shave soap
Shavemac finest knot in a Rooney handle
Feather AS-D2 razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade from Brazil (3)
Lucky Tiger AS and face tonic
lemon AoS ASB
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby poppi » Fri Aug 19, 2016 4:41 am

Parker 94r razor
Treet 7 Days blade
Omega 10066 boar brush
TSD Lemongrass SS w/2x menthol
Osage Rub/Witch Hazel w/aloe
TSD Lemongras A/S w/2x menthol

Another face freezer of a shave! Like it! The Parker 94r is considered a somewhat aggressive razor but with the 7 Days blade it felt like a little pussy cat. What a smooth combo. 2 pass, with a very little touch up, and I"m BBS with no problem. Really liking this blade. Now go enjoy your day folks
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Mike R » Fri Aug 19, 2016 5:13 am

Friday

Brush: Simpson Chubby 1 Best
Soap: Palmolive Stick
Razor: Van der Hagen
Blade: Derby
A/S: Nancy Boy
Cologne: Old Spice Classic A/S

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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Fri Aug 19, 2016 3:48 pm

Still enjoying the dependable frostbite cold sensation and the top shelf face-lathering performance of the Krampert's soap. Making an efficient 3 pass and done. This tub should have another 2 or 3 weeks or so before the soap runs out.
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby smoothshaver » Fri Aug 19, 2016 3:49 pm

unscented AoS shave soap
Rooney 2/1 super silvertip brush
Feather AS-D2 razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade from Brazil (4)
Lucky Tiger AS and face tonic
Proraso ASB
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby Antique Hoosier » Sat Aug 20, 2016 7:23 am

Saturday

..... from the cooler mountain climate of North Carolina

Heljestrand MK No.31
Tony Miller 3" Latigo strop
Thater 4125/1
Penhaligons Sartorial shaving cream
Dopo barba di Camaldoli
Penhaligons Blenheim Bouquet
Tabac hair cream
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby brothers » Sat Aug 20, 2016 10:47 am

Krampert's Frostbite shaving soap
Razorock Monster Plissoft synthetic brush
Darwin Deluxe Cobalt stainless steel razor
Gillette Super Stainless Spoiler blade
Superior 70 Mentholated splash
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Re: SOTD : August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Postby smoothshaver » Sat Aug 20, 2016 4:06 pm

unscented AoS shave soap
Rooney 3/1 super silvertip brush
Feather AS-D2 razor
Gillette Platinum Plus blade from Brazil (5)
Lucky Tiger AS and face tonic
Proraso ASB
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